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Podcast: Will Congress the Dice to Prohibit Internet Gambling?

Timothy Lee, CFIF's Senior Vice President for Legal and Public Affairs, discusses the 1951 federal Wire Act, internet sports betting and the history of state regulation of gambling across the country.

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April 21, 2017 • 01:23 pm
Chairman Ajit Pai Is Draining the FCC Swamp

Chairman Ajit Pai Is Draining the FCC Swamp

If you're wondering where the Washington, D.C., swamp is being drained as promised, look no further than the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and intrepid new Chairman Ajit Pai.

 Feds Cover up Hospital Infections

Feds Cover up Hospital Infections

Alarming new research shows that one of the deadliest families of bugs, carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae, nicknamed CRE, may actually be striking three times more patients than the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention tells us.

Trump's Long March Problem

Trump's Long March Problem

A new president needs to staff his administration with people who will be loyal to him. Donald Trump's problem is that he does not have enough loyalists to staff the White House, much less the entire executive branch.

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Foreign Policy: Drawing Lines in the Sand

Tzvi Kahn, Senior Iran Analyst at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, discusses the Iran nuclear deal, human rights abuses, Russia, North Korea and America's response to increased aggression[more]
Congress Considers Rolling the Dice to Prohibit Internet Gambling

Timothy Lee, CFIF's Senior Vice President for Legal and Public Affairs, discusses the 1951 federal Wire Act, internet sports betting and the history of state regulation of gambling across the country[more]
Welcome Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch

Megan L. Brown, Partner at Wiley Rein LLP, discusses the confirmation of Neil Gorsuch and the Senate rules change banning the use of the filibuster for Supreme Court nominees[more]
China, North Korea and President Trump

Bruce Klingner, Senior Research Fellow for Northeast Asia at The Heritage Foundation's Asian Studies Center, discusses the Trump-XI Summit, recent missile testing by North Korea, and U.S. Navy patrols in the South China Sea[more]
 
The Dark Side of Green Energy

CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses a proposed new "green energy" rule by President Obama's Fish and Wildlife Service that would permit wind energy companies to kill…[more]
FCC Parties Like It's 1994

In this installment of the Freedom Minute, CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses the absurdity of the Federal Communications Commission's cable set-top box proposal...[more]
Defeating Cyberthieves

With cybercrime on the rise, CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses why cybertheft of America's intellectual property should be a kitchen table issue for all of us as it damages…[more]
More Inventors, Fewer Lawyers

CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses our nation's growing epidemic of frivolous patent litigation by illegitimate parties who hope to score "jackpot jury" verdicts or…[more]
Obama's Dereliction of Duty

In this edition of the Freedom Minute, CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses President Obama's handling of the growing threat from ISIS and how ensuring America's national…[more]
Saluting America's Heroes

This Veterans Day, the Center for Individual Freedom honors the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces...[more]
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Which one of the following decades saw the origin of individual income taxes in the U.S.?
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Quote of the Day   
 
"House Republicans are reportedly ready to return any day now to health-insurance reform after the spectacular failure in late March of the American Health Care Act, the resoundingly unpopular bill to 'replace' the long-unpopular and misnamed Affordable Care Act. This time, they need to deliver: After seven years of promises to repeal Obamacare root and branch, the party can't go back to the voters…[more]
 
 
—Dan McLaughlin, Esq., National Review OnLine Contributing Columnist
— Dan McLaughlin, Esq., National Review OnLine Contributing Columnist
 
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In light of current international threat levels, do you believe Congress will sufficiently fund the U.S. military to begin replenishing necessary major equipment shortages?