GOP leadership offers phony cuts and real abuse of power

Today, the House considered legislation providing a one-year delay in a scheduled reduction in Medicare payments for physicians. This is the latest in delays in the reductions Congress has passed ever since 1997 when Congress changed the formula [...]

Internet Sales Taxes - Still Unpopular

One item on Campaign for Liberty's legislative agenda this year has been fighting to defeat the so-called "Marketplace Fairness Act," or the National Internet Tax Mandate as we call it. Despite Senator Reid rushing it through the Senate at the [...]

C4L Thanks Congressman Massie for Leading the Charge Against the Internet Sales Tax

SPRINGFIELD, Virginia- Today, Campaign for Liberty President John Tate thanked Congressman Thomas Massie (R-KY) for leading the fight against the assault on small businesses, entrepreneurs, and state sovereignty in the so-called “Marketplace [...]

Attn: Senate Floor Vote on Internet Sales Tax

Sources indicate the Senate could vote on an amendment Wednesday to push forward with Internet sales taxes. The National Internet Tax Mandate, as it ought to be called, is the epitome of "taxation without representation." By overturning the [...]

Internet Sales Tax: Bad for Business

“The Internet sales tax will help Main Street businesses.” At least that’s what those in favor of the National Internet Tax Mandate would have you believe. If passed by the House of Representatives and signed into law, this bill will [...]

Internet Sales Taxes Will Harm Small Business

Freshman Representative Ron DeSantis (R-FL-6) is a vocal opponent of the so-called "Marketplace Fairness Act," or as Campaign for Liberty calls it, the National Internet Tax Mandate. In addition to signing Rep. Thomas Massie's (R-KY-4) letter [...]

Vote Expected Tomorrow on Internet Sales Taxes

In case you missed the latest update on the National Internet Tax Mandate, I've copied John Tate's email in full below: Right now, big corporations are putting enormous pressure on your senators to hike your taxes and smother their smaller [...]

John Tate Tells Senators: There's Nothing Fair About an Internet Sales Tax

Last week, C4L President John Tate sent a letter to Senators urging them to oppose S. 336, the so-called "Marketplace Fairness Act," or as C4L refers to it, the "Internet Sales Tax Mandate." On behalf of over half a million Campaign for Liberty [...]