By Tag "corporate welfare"
Bartow County School Board Candidate Survey Results 2016
Georgia Campaign for Liberty gave candidates for Bartow County Board of Education seats an opportunity to provide straight answers to the following questions. The candidates’ answers can be seen below the list of questions. Survey [...]
Ron Paul Classic: Blame the Fed for the crash
This month marks the eight-year anniversary of the bursting of the housing bubble and the resulting stock market downturn. Following this crash, Congress passed the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act, legislation authorizing the use of [...]
C4L Joins Coalition Calling for an End to Ex-Im Bank
Today, Campaign for Liberty joined over 50 other organizations in calling for the Export-Import Bank to expire. The Ex-Im Bank provided taxpayer-backed loans to foreign companies to buy American products. Not only does this interfere with the [...]
C4L Joins Call to End the Ex-Im Bank!
Campaign for Liberty President John Tate recently joined with 42 other signatories in sending a letter to all Senate and House Republicans to oppose reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank. The Ex-Im Bank, long a target of C4L Chairman Ron [...]
Ron Paul Classic: Close down the Export-Import Bank
The Export-Import Bank (Eximbank)'s kicks off its annual conference today in Washington, D.C. Eximbank is up for renewal this year and the big business lobby is preparing to pull out all the stops to make sure the taxpayer subsidies [...]
Campaign for Liberty to Congress: Stop subsidies that hurt the environment
Campaign for Liberty has joined a collation of free-market and environmental groups on a letter to Congress supporting President Obama's proposal to cut a total of $18 billion from the harvest price option and prevented planting policies [...]
True progressives oppose (corporate) welfare
When I worked in Campaign for Liberty Chairman Ron Paul's congressional office, we worked in "transpartisan"coalitions with libertarians, conservatives, and progressives against corporate welfare. The progressive members of the coalition [...]
But muh exports!
As the debate over the Export-Import Bank's future continues (C4L supports allowing it to expire), Washington Examiner Senior Political Columnist (and LPAC 2014 speaker) Tim Carney debunks another of the doom-and-gloom pronouncements, [...]
House voting on Red-and-Nanny State Socialism
In the next few days, the House of Representatives will complete consideration of the Fiscal Year 2015 Agriculture Appropriations Act (H.R. 4800). As one would expect from the title, the bill funds federal agriculture programs, however [...]