We recently described how T-Mobile was playing crony capitalist DC games and talking out of both sides…
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Two-Face T-Mobile 2.0

We recently described how T-Mobile was playing crony capitalist DC games and talking out of both sides of its mouth.  On one side, it told Wall Street that it’s in a great position.  On the other side, it pleaded with federal regulators in DC that it needs their help in order to remain competitive in the wireless marketplace.

The company CEO, whom The Wall Street Journal’s Holman Jenkins labeled “Potty-Mouth” Legere, is now doubling down on the company’s "Little Sisters of the Poor" message to DC and calling for a larger set-aside in the upcoming spectrum incentive auction.  The Obama Federal Communications Commission (FCC) already promised to set aside 30 MHz, but that just wasn’t enough for T-Mobile.  Now Mr. Legere and the Save Wireless Choice coalition –…[more]

June 30, 2015 • 02:16 pm
Execrable ObamaCare Ruling Offers Important Corrective for Conservatives and Libertarians

Execrable ObamaCare Ruling Offers Important Corrective for Conservatives and Libertarians

This week, Chief Justice John Roberts and Justice Anthony Kennedy paradoxically discredited a Supreme Court whose legacy and popular standing they appear so desperate to sustain.

How Climate Alarmists — and Some Skeptics — Misuse and Abuse Pope Francis

How Climate Alarmists — and Some Skeptics — Misuse and Abuse Pope Francis

On close inspection, what Francis has to say doesn’t quite jibe with the core tenets of the Church of Global Warming, which are often anti-capitalist, anti-growth and at times even anti-human.

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Take CFIF's 13 Question Independence Day Quiz to test your knowledge of American history and civics.

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Solving America's Public Pension Crisis

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How Anti-Intellectualism Threatens Our Basic Freedoms

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Overreach at the IRS

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Honoring the U.S. Armed Forces

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Congress' ObamaCare Fraud

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A Great Deal... for Iran

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Sorry, Hillary: We're Not Convinced

CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses Hillary Clinton's response to the scandal involving her email during her time as Secretary of State...[more]
Stop the Government's Internet Takeover

CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses the plan by President Obama and the FCC to seize unprecedented regulatory control over the Internet by reclassifying Internet service as a public…[more]
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Which one of the following was the first woman whose portrait was featured on U.S. currency?
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"Despite the Supreme Court decision to uphold the subsidies for private insurance in King v. Burwell, the fundamental problems with the Affordable Care Act remain. Ironically, it is the growing government centralization of health insurance at the expense of private insurance that must be addressed. ...Why is private health insurance so important? Insurance without access to medical care is a sham.…[more]
 
 
—Scott W. Atlas, M.D., Physician and Hoover Institution Senior Fellow
— Scott W. Atlas, M.D., Physician and Hoover Institution Senior Fellow
 
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