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 - Justin Johnson, Senior Policy Analyst for Defense Budgeting Policy at The Heritage Foundation: Military Readiness;
4:15 CDT/5:15 pm EDT - Trey Kovacs: Policy Analyst at the Competitive Enterprise Institute: Obama's New Overtime Rule;
4:30 CDT/5:30 pm EDT - Ari Cohn, Legal and Advocacy Officer at the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education: Free Speech on College Campuses;
5:00 CDT/6:00 pm EDT - Tzvi Kahn, Senior Policy Analyst at the Foreign…[more]
This week, two high-profile political events refocused Americans' attention on the judicial branch.
Also this week, two new legal victories for Second Amendment rights remind us why it matters.
First, Donald Trump released his much-anticipated list of potential U.S. Supreme Court nominees, which conservative and libertarian judicial observers greeted with justified enthusiasm. On the other end of the partisan spectrum, Barack Obama and fellow Democrats renewed their increasingly desperate effort to achieve confirmation of Judge Merrick Garland as the late Justice Antonin Scalia's…
"The definitive chronicler of proactive policing, the Manhattan Institute's Heather Mac Donald, spotlighted the Ferguson effect in a Wall Street Journal article in May 2015. She noted that arrests were sharply down in cities such as St. Louis and Baltimore because the 'incessant drumbeat against the police' across the country had 'officers scale back on proactive policing under the onslaught of anti…[more]