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This Week's "Your Turn" Radio Lineup

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:  Peter Roff, Contributing Editor at U.S. News & World Report - Trade Promotion Authority;

4:30 CDT/5:30 pm EDT:  Mac Zimmerman, Director of Policy at Americans for Prosperity - Why Congress Must Allow the Export-Import Bank to Expire;

5:00 CDT/6:00 pm EDT:  David Keating, President of the Center for Competitive Politics - Five Years After Citizens United, Wisconsin's Attempt to Criminalize Political Speech, and Nevada Express Advocacy…[more]

April 27, 2015 • 02:29 pm

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The New Inquisition
By Thomas Sowell
Tuesday, April 14 2015
How long will this country remain free? Probably only as long as the American people value their freedom enough to defend it. But how many people today can stop looking at their electronic devices long enough to even think about such things? Meanwhile, attempts to shut down people whose free speech interferes with other people's political agendas go on, with remarkably little notice, much less outrage. The Internal Revenue Service's targeting the tax-exempt status of conservative groups is just one of these attempts to fight political battles by shutting up the opposition, rather than answering…
 
'Tis the Season
It's tax season again, and all across the country, taxpayers and tax accountants are feeling the effects…
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The Taxman Cometh
Rand Paul is usually a pretty politically savvy guy, but he made a mistake when it came time to announce…
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Patent Advocates Should Support Congressional Litigation Reform Efforts
Does the name Kyle Bass ring a bell?  Mr. Bass is a 45-year-old hedge fund manager who became famous…
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California’s Water Rationing: A Man-Made Disaster
California Governor Jerry Brown has announced he will issue an executive order that mandates statewide…
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VA Reform: Another Obama "Success Story"
Eight months ago, President Obama put on a grand show for the troops. Surrounded by new Secretary of…
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The Iran 'Agreement' Charade
By abandoning virtually all its demands for serious restrictions on Iran's nuclear bomb program, the…
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The Green-Card Racket for Beltway Cronies
Can we stop putting America up for sale to the most politically connected bidders yet? Where is our self-respect?…
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Who Trashes Liberal Arts?
An op-ed piece titled "Conservatives, Please Stop Trashing the Liberal Arts" appeared last…
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Etiquette Versus Annihilation
Recent statements from United Nations officials, that Iran is already blocking their existing efforts…
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'Death to America'
Maybe I'm too sensitive, but when a foreign autocrat leads his people in chants of "Death to America…
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Question of the Week   
Which one of the following former U.S. Presidents wrote that he considered the 1820 Missouri Compromise “the knell of the Union”?
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Quote of the Day   
 
"In a closed-door meeting with Jewish Donors Saturday night, former President George W. Bush delivered his harshest public criticisms to date against his successor on foreign policy, saying that President Barack Obama is being naive about Iran and the pending nuclear deal and losing the war against the Islamic State. One attendee at the Republican Jewish Coalition session, held at the Venetian Hotel…[more]
 
 
—Josh Rogin, Bloomberg View National Security and Foreign Fffairs Columnist
— Josh Rogin, Bloomberg View National Security and Foreign Fffairs Columnist
 
Liberty Poll   

Among the following likely Republican candidates for the 2016 presidential nomination, which one’s position on immigration issues currently most closely resembles your own?