SPRINGFIELD, Virginia- Campaign for Liberty released the following statement from C4L President John Tate celebrating the passage of Representative Thomas Massie’s (R-KY) amendment to the House Defense Appropriations Act (H.R. 2397) by voice vote blocking unauthorized military aid to Egypt: “Today, the House of Representatives voted to end sending unauthorized US tax dollars to fund military operations […]
SPRINGFIELD, Virginia- Campaign for Liberty released the following statement from C4L President John Tate condemning the defeat of Representative Justin Amash’s (R-MI) amendment to the House Department of Defense Appropriations Act (H.R. 2397). Representative Amash’s amendment would have limited blanket collection of innocent Americans’ metadata by the National Security Agency. Previously, the White House called for the […]
SPRINGFIELD, Virginia - Campaign for Liberty today called on the Senate to reject Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s calls to weaken the Senate Filibuster to rush approval on presidential nominations: “Senate rules are specifically designed to allow all Senators to make their voices heard,” said Campaign for Liberty President John Tate. “Rather than listen to legitimate […]
A particularly pernicious “temporary” tax was forced upon the American people in 1916 to help fund the American intervention into the first World War. This was the fourth time Congress had passed an “estate tax” for “defense purposes.” Each time before it had been repealed shortly after hostilities ended, but by 1918, it was clear Congress […]
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 Fairness Act.” Congressman Massie has penned a letter urging House leadership not to take up the legislation, which passed the Senate last month. “It is […]
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