By Tag "John McCardell"
Why does Jason Chaffetz hate the Internet so much?
SPRINGFIELD, Virginia - Today, Campaign for Liberty responded to Rep. Jason Chaffetz’s continued assault on Internet Freedom with his introduction of the so-called Remote Transactions Parity Act. The legislation would turn federalism on its [...]
Campaign for Liberty Strongly Opposes Internet Sales Tax Bill
SPRINGFIELD, Virginia - Campaign for Liberty came out strongly today against the reintroduction of the grossly misnamed “Marketplace Fairness Act,” (S.698) which was reintroduced yesterday afternoon by Senator Mike Enzi [...]
Congressman Bruce Poliquin Breaks Pledge
SPRINGFIELD, Virginia- Yesterday, Congressman Bruce Poliquin (R-ME) violated his pledge to Campaign for Liberty and his constituents by voting against HR 596, which would repeal ObamaCare. Representative Poliquin pledged that he would [...]
Audit the Fed Reintroduced in Senate
SPRINGFIELD, Virginia- Yesterday, Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) introduced S. 264, Ron Paul’s Audit the Fed bill, which calls for a “full audit of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and the Federal Reserve banks by the [...]
C4L Opposes Backroom Deals in Omnibus Bill
SPRINGFIELD, Virginia- After reports that special interests are making a last-minute effort to add the “Restoration of America’s Wire Act,” S. 2159/H.R. 4103, to the omnibus spending bill, Campaign for Liberty issued the following [...]
Let the Patriot Act Expire
SPRINGFIELD, Virginia - Today, Campaign for Liberty applauded Senator Rand Paul’s filibuster of numerous attempts to extend controversial surveillance provisions of the so-called “PATRIOT” Act. The Senate first failed to invoke cloture [...]
Thomas Massie: Gun-Free School Zones Make People Less Safe
Audit the Fed is not the only pro-liberty legislation that Thomas Massie has introduced. Mr. Massie has also introduced the Safe Schools Act (H.R. 86). The aptly named Safe Schools Act repeals the unconstitutional "Safe and Gun-Free Schools Act," [...]
Campaign for Liberty Strongly Opposes Online Gambling Ban
SPRINGFIELD, Virginia- Today, Campaign for Liberty issued the following statement from C4L President John Tate strongly opposing the reintroduction of the “Restoration of America’s Wire Act” (RAWA) by Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT). This [...]
Despite the Snow, Audit the Fed is Good to Go!
C4L President John Tate received an update from VP of Policy Norm Singleton on Audit the Fed earlier, and Senator Rand Paul will indeed be introducing the Senate companion to H.R. 24 today. While the list isn't publicly available yet, insiders [...]
Audit the Fed Not Going Away
SPRINGFIELD, Virginia- Campaign for Liberty released the following statement today from C4L President John Tate regarding Congressman Thomas Massie and Senator Rand Paul’s plans to reintroduce the Federal Reserve Transparency Act (“Audit the [...]