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February 5th, 2016 at 9:39 am
Ramirez Cartoon: The Coin Toss
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Below is one of the latest cartoons from two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner Michael Ramirez.

View more of Michael Ramirez’s cartoons on CFIF’s website here.

February 5th, 2016 at 6:29 am
Millennials: Real Solutions for the Challenges They Face
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In an interview with CFIF, David Barnes, Policy Director of Generation Opportunity, discusses the challenges Millennials face, real solutions to be considered, and his recent TIME op-ed, “Obama’s Optimism Isn’t Shared by Millennials.”

Listen to the interview here.


January 29th, 2016 at 11:03 am
Video: More Inventors, Fewer Lawyers
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In this installment of the Freedom Minute, the Center for Individual Freedom’s (“CFIF”) Renee Giachino discusses our nation’s growing epidemic of frivolous patent litigation by illegitimate parties who hope to score “jackpot jury” verdicts or simply frighten legitimate patent holders into costly out-of-court settlements to avoid catastrophic litigation costs, and the bipartisan effort in Washington,  DC, to help address the problem.

January 29th, 2016 at 8:34 am
More Executive Overreach: The EPA and “Cap and Trade”
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In an interview with the Center for Individual Freedom, William Yeatman, Senior Fellow at the Competitive Enterprise Institute, discusses the EPA’s Clean Power Plan overreach and why the Model FIP is a cap-and-trade policy and thereby raises concerns under the Tenth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution.

Listen to the interview here.

January 28th, 2016 at 11:01 am
Ramirez Cartoon: The Revenant
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Below is one of the latest cartoons from two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner Michael Ramirez.

View more of Michael Ramirez’s cartoons on CFIF’s website here.

January 25th, 2016 at 2:57 pm
Frank v. Poertner and the Future of Class Action Litigation
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In an interview with CFIF, Ted Frank, Senior Attorney and Director of the Center for Class Action Fairness at the Competitive Enterprise Institute, discusses unfair class action procedures and settlements and the petition for certiorari before the US Supreme Court in Frank v. Poertner.

Listen to the interview here.


January 20th, 2016 at 4:18 pm
Ramirez Cartoon: Hitting the Jackpot
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Below is one of the latest cartoons from two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner Michael Ramirez.

View more of Michael Ramirez’s cartoons on CFIF’s website here.

January 15th, 2016 at 9:19 am
Obama’s Executive Action on Gun Control
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In an interview with CFIF, Cam Edwards, host of NRA News’ Cam & Co., discusses President Obama’s proposed executive action on gun control, how the president’s stated belief in the Second Amendment is inconsistent with his executive action, and why the executive actions will do nothing to stop violent crime.

Listen to the interview here.

January 13th, 2016 at 12:01 am
Ramirez Cartoon: The State of the Union
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Below is one of the latest cartoons from two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner Michael Ramirez.

View more of Michael Ramirez’s cartoons on CFIF’s website here.

January 11th, 2016 at 2:41 pm
This Week’s “Your Turn” Radio Show Lineup
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Join CFIF Corporate Counsel and Senior Vice President Renee Giachino today from 4:00 p.m. CDT to 6:00 p.m. CDT (that’s 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. EDT) on Northwest Florida’s 1330 AM WEBY, as she hosts her radio show, “Your Turn: Meeting Nonsense with Commonsense.”  Today’s guest lineup includes:

4:00 CDT/5:00 pm EDT:  Ted Frank, Senior Attorney, Director of the Center for Class Action Fairness, Competitive Enterprise Institute: Class Action Awards and Frank v. Poertner;

4:30 CDT/5:30 pm EDT:  Arturo Porzecanski, Distinguished Economist in Residence at American University: Puerto Rico debt crisis;

5:00 CDT/6:00 pm EDT:  Cam Edwards, host of Cam & Co on NRA News: President Obama’s Executive Action on Gun Control;

5:15 CDT/6:15 pm EDT:  Carrie Severino, Chief counsel and Policy Director of the Judicial Crisis Network: SCOTUS Oral Arguments in Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association; and

5:30 CDT/6:30 pm EDT:  Tzvi Kahn, Senior Policy Analyst for the Foreign Policy Initiative: Relations between Iran and Saudi Arabia.

Listen live on the Internet here. Call in to share your comments or ask questions of today’s guests at (850) 623-1330.

January 6th, 2016 at 10:52 am
Ramirez Cartoon: Obama’s Executive Action on Guns
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Below is one of the latest cartoons from two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner Michael Ramirez.

Shooting At the Constitution

View more of Michael Ramirez’s cartoons on CFIF’s website here.

December 16th, 2015 at 8:18 am
Ramirez Cartoon: ISIS Contained
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Below is one of the latest cartoons from two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner Michael Ramirez.

View more of Michael Ramirez’s cartoons on CFIF’s website here.

December 4th, 2015 at 8:07 am
Video: Obama’s Dereliction of Duty
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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 security must come first, before acting on any humanitarian impulse to help the true victims of the chaos in Syria.

November 30th, 2015 at 8:12 am
The Expanding Threat Posed by ISIS
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In an interview with CFIF, James Phillips, Senior Research Fellow for Middle Eastern Affairs at the Douglas and Sarah Allison Center for Foreign Policy Studies at The Heritage Foundation, discusses how the Paris terrorist attacks underscore the expanding threat posed by ISIS, the evolving ISIS strategy, forming a U.S. response to ISIS and what it means for Russia to “have skin in the game.”

Listen to the interview here.

November 24th, 2015 at 4:57 pm
Ramirez Cartoon: Boots on the Ground
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Below is one of the latest cartoons from two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner Michael Ramirez.

View more of Michael Ramirez’s cartoons on CFIF’s website here.

November 23rd, 2015 at 3:17 pm
This Week’s “Your Turn” Radio Show Lineup
Posted by CFIF Staff Print

Join CFIF Corporate Counsel and Senior Vice President Renee Giachino today from 4:00 p.m. CDT to 6:00 p.m. CDT (that’s 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. EDT) on Northwest Florida’s 1330 AM WEBY, as she hosts her radio show, “Your Turn: Meeting Nonsense with Commonsense.”  Today’s guest lineup includes:

4:00 CDT/5:00 pm EDT:  Craig Shirley, New York Times bestselling author and president of Shirley & Bannister Public Affairs: “Last Act: The Final Years and Emerging Legacy of Ronald Reagan”;

4:30 CDT/5:30 pm EDT:  Tod Lindberg, research fellow at Stanford University’s Hoover Institution and bestselling author: “The Heroic Heart: Greatness Ancient and Modern”;

4:45 CDT/5:45 pm EDT:  David Adesnik, Policy Director at the Foreign Policy Institute: The State of the Global Islamist Terror Movement;

5:00 CDT/6:00 pm EDT:  James Philips, Senior Research Fellow for Middle Eastern Affairs at The Heritage Foundation: The Expanding Threat Posted by ISIS; and

5:30 CDT/6:30 pm EDT:  Dan Epstein, Executive Director of Cause of Action: The Latest Progressive Attack on Speech.

Listen live on the Internet here. Call in to share your comments or ask questions of today’s guests at (850) 623-1330.

November 13th, 2015 at 8:40 am
Podcast: Is America Closed for Business?
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In an interview with CFIF, Patrick Hedger, Policy Director of American Encore, discusses why Obama made the wrong decision on Keystone XL pipeline project and what it means for jobs, the economy and gas prices. 

Listen to the interview here.

November 11th, 2015 at 9:50 am
Video: Honoring the Men and Women of the U.S. Armed Forces
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This Veterans Day, the Center for Individual Freedom honors the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces.

November 10th, 2015 at 8:59 am
Ramirez Cartoon: ObamaCare Costs
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Below is one of the latest cartoons from two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner Michael Ramirez.

View more of Michael Ramirez’s cartoons on CFIF’s website here.

November 6th, 2015 at 9:50 am
Renewing America’s Spirit and Preserving Our Liberty
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In an interview with CFIF, Judge Michael Warren, Oakland County (MI) Circuit Court Judge and Co-creator of Patriot Week, discusses why we need to invigorate our appreciation and understanding of America’s spirit, how many current holidays have become overly commercialized or have lost their deeper meaning and how Patriot Week has captured the imagination and support of citizens across the nation.

Listen to the interview here.