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What did the USA FREEDOM Act Mark-Up have in common with WrestleMania?

The outcome of both was "pre-determined"..... Last Thursday, the House Judiciary Committee marked up the "USA Freedom Act," the phony PATRIOT Act Reform bill. While Campaign for Liberty did oppose the bill, we supported two amendments, one [...]

USA "Freedom" Act's non-reform

Writing at Just Security, Patrick Eddington of the CATO Institute explains why opponents of unconstitutional government surveillance should not support the USA Freedom Act and instead support the Surveillance State Repeal Act (HR 1466). Read the [...]

Does the Iran Nuclear Review Act violate the Constitution?

Yes and the reason will surprise you.... The week the Senate is debating HR 1191, the Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act. This legislation requires the President to submit any agreement with Iran to the Senate for [...]

Open the NDAA!

Campaign for Liberty has joined a broad-based coalition on a letter to the Senate Armed Services Committee asking that the committee ”open" the markup of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). Opening this markup will allow the [...]

C4L to Congress: Hold the line on defense spending

Campaign for Liberty has joined a collation of fiscally conservative organizations on a letter to the House Budget Committee Chairman Tom Price and Senate Committee Chairman Mike Enzi requesting that the final House-Senate budget [...]

Vote on (Un)Balanced Budget today

Today, the House of Representatives will vote on the House-Senate Budget Conference Report.  The Congressional leadership claims it is a "fiscally responsible" budget that stays within the budget caps, but that is only because the budget hides [...]

USA Freedom Act: New and (Not) Improved

Tomorrow, the House Judiciary Committee will markup a new version of the USA Freedom Act. Sadly, like last year's version, the new (and not improved) USA Freedom Act will do little or nothing to protect our freedom. If Congress was serious [...]

The disgraceful cave-in on Lynch

Andrew McCarthy, writing at National Review, has a must-read piece on the Senate leadership's cave-in on Loretta Lynch. Read the whole thing here, with excerpts below: On Thursday morning, top Republican strategist Karl Rove proclaimed, “The [...]

GOP leadership helped Loretta Lynch

The Hill reports that the Senate leadership whipped Republican Senators to make sure Loretta Lynch received over 60 votes on cloture. The reason they did was that if Lynch received less than 60 votes a Senator could have raised a point of order [...]

Tell Senate: Reject Loretta Lynch!

Tomorrow morning the US Senate will vote on "cloture" on Loretta Lynch's nomination for Attorney General. As detailed here Lynch is a strong support of "civil asset" theft, where the government takes people's property without granting them due [...]