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June 17th, 2016 at 12:23 pm
The 2016 Wacky Warning Label Contest
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In an interview with Bob Dorigo Jones, Senior Fellow at the Center for America, discusses how out-of-control lawsuit abuse hurts families, communities and job providers, and the finalists in the annual Wacky Warning Label Contest.

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June 10th, 2016 at 7:18 am
The Time to Rebuild Our Military is Now
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In an interview with CFIF, Justin T. Johnson, Senior Policy Analyst for Defense Budgeting Policy at The Heritage Foundation’s Allison Center for National Security and Foreign Policy, discusses the 2016 Index of U.S. Military Strength, the National Defense Authorization Act and the dangers that lie ahead if the U.S. military remains dangerously weak and unprepared.

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June 3rd, 2016 at 6:44 am
The Iran Nuclear Deal and A Failure of Leadership
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In an interview with CFIF, Tzvi Kahn, Senior Policy Analyst with the Foreign Policy Initiative, discusses how the White House has virtually failed to hold Iran accountable for nuclear deal violations and how growing threats to U.S. national security demand a renewal of American leadership.

Listen to the interview here.

May 31st, 2016 at 11:05 am
Exposing the Real Intent of the Obama-Labor Dept. Overtime Rule
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In an interview with CFIF, Trey Kovacs, Policy Analyst at the Competitive Enterprise Institute, discusses Obama’s new overtime rule, why it was never intended to raise wages, and how it threatens flexible work arrangements and paths to success.

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May 13th, 2016 at 7:09 am
The Suppression of Conservative Speech
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In an interview with CFIF, Mario Lopez, President of the Hispanic Leadership Fund, discusses the concerted, cross-country campaign to force private organizations to hand over to the government their donor lists, a recent federal court ruling in California that vindicates donor privacy and the allegations of suppressed conservative speech by Facebook.

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May 4th, 2016 at 2:35 pm
“Climate Hustle”
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In an interview with CFIF, Bonner R. Cohen, Ph.D., Senior Policy Analyst at the Committee for a Constructive Tomorrow, discusses ”Climate Hustle,” a movie released this week that reveals the history of climate scares, explores the question of whether there is a genuine scientific consensus on the issue and examines the science on both sides of the debate.

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March 23rd, 2016 at 11:10 am
Podcast: We Are a Nation at War
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In an interview with CFIF,  Ambassador Francis Rooney, Former U.S. Ambassador to The Holy See, Author and Foreign Policy Expert, discusses recent terror attacks and explains that the United States is a nation at war, what should be done to limit the ongoing threats posed by ISIS and Islamic extremism, and other foreign policy current events.

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March 21st, 2016 at 8:44 am
March Madness and Sports Betting
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In an interview with CFIF, Jonathan Wood, Staff Attorney at Pacific Legal Foundation, discusses the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act, as well as the constitutional questions surrounding the state by state discrimination in sports betting laws.

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March 1st, 2016 at 10:56 am
Podcast: Exposing the Truth About the FCC’s Proposed Video Set Top Box Rule
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In an interview with CFIF, Seth Cooper, Senior Fellow at The Free State Foundation, discusses what is wrong with the Federal Communications Commission’s proposed rule to “unlock set top boxes,” how it is going to impact programming and why the government should not be allowed to pick winners and losers.

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February 12th, 2016 at 8:31 am
The Controversy Surrounding HRC’s Speeches, Private Email Server and more
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In an interview with CFIF, Sarah Westwood, Watchdog Reporter for the Washington Examiner, discusses the controversy surrounding Hillary Clinton’s paid speeches to private groups, what is different about the use of personal e-mail accounts by former Secretaries of State Colin Powell and Condoleezza Rice as compared to Hillary Clinton, and the finger-pointing and mudslinging on the GOP side of the campaign trail.

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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.”

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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.

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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.

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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. 

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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.

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September 29th, 2015 at 11:45 am
Political Realignment in America’s Future?
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CFIF Contributing Editor Ben Boychuk discusses how today’s Republican Party resembles the Whig Party of 1850, why Donald Trump, Carly Fiorina and Ben Carson are popular candidates, and more.

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September 11th, 2015 at 11:02 am
Podcast: Separation of Powers and Limited Government
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In an interview with CFIF, Clark Neily, Senior Attorney for the Institute for Justice, discusses his latest book, “Terms of Engagement: How Our Courts Should Enforce the Constitution’s Promise of Limited Government,” and the importance of and issues surrounding separation of powers, economic liberty, property rights, the Second Amendment, and more.

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September 5th, 2015 at 10:06 am
Hillary, Iran and Silencing Dissent
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Timothy Lee, CFIF’s Senior Vice President of Legal and Public Affairs, discusses Hillary Clinton’s conduct as Secretary of State, the Iran deal and how speech regulation is used to silence dissent.

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August 7th, 2015 at 10:44 am
Conservative Heroes
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In an interview with CFIF, Garland S. Tucker III, author and historian, discusses his latest book, “Conservative Heroes: Fourteen Leaders Who Shaped America, From Jefferson to Reagan.”

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July 31st, 2015 at 6:06 am
Just Say No: The Iran Nuclear Deal
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In an interview with CFIF, Tzvi Kahn, Senior Policy Analyst for the Foreign Policy Initiative, discusses the Iran nuclear deal and its implications for U.S. foreign policy and the Middle East.

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