In rare but refreshing bipartisan good news out of Congress, Senator Thom Tillis (R – North Carolina…
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Members of Congress Stand Up for Property Rights

In rare but refreshing bipartisan good news out of Congress, Senator Thom Tillis (R – North Carolina) and Representatives Ben Cline (R - Virginia), Theodore Deutch (D - Florida), Martha Roby (R - Alabama) and Harley Rouda (D – California) have just taken a firm stand protecting property rights – copyrights specifically – and merit our praise.

As we’ve long highlighted, property rights constitute a central pillar of “American Exceptionalism,” and that includes intellectual property (IP) rights – copyrights, patents, trademarks and trade secrets.   Our Founding Fathers considered IP so important that they deliberately and explicitly singled it out for protection in the text of the Constitution.  As a direct result, we’ve become the most innovative and prosperous nation…[more]

December 06, 2019 • 02:15 pm

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Questions of the Week
Week of October 2nd 2008
Which of the following was the first debate held between candidates for the office of Vice President of the United States?
Dan Quayle and Lloyd Bentsen, 1988
Robert Dole and Walter Mondale, 1976
Hubert Humphrey and Spiro Agnew, 1960
Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas, 1858
Week of September 25th 2008
How many viewers watched the first-ever televised presidential debate?
10 million
35 million
70 million
100 million
Week of September 18th 2008
Constitution Day is observed annually on September 17th because on that date in 1787:
The first state ratified the Constitution
The last state ratified the Constitution
The Constitution was sent to Congress for ratification
The Constitution went into effect, having been ratified by 9 states
Week of September 11th 2008
By Joint Resolution, the 107th Congress approved the designation of September 11th as which of the following?
First Responders Day
Law Enforcement Day
Patriot Day
Remembrance Day
Week of September 4th 2008
Since the inception of the Presidential Election Campaign Fund in 1973, what has been the highest percentage of taxpayer participation?
9.12%
14.5%
28.7%
45.1%
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"Former Vice President Joe Biden said in an interview Friday that he was never warned about potential conflicts of interest involving his son's position with a Ukrainian energy company -- a claim that conflicts with what a former Obama administration official told The New Yorker earlier this year.'Nobody warned me about a potential conflict of interest. Nobody warned me about that,' Biden told NPR…[more]
 
 
—Chuck Ross, The Daily Caller
— Chuck Ross, The Daily Caller
 
Liberty Poll   

Should House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff be investigated for subpoenaing and publishing call log records (with no details or context) of another member of congress, the president's attorney, a journalist and others?