So after just one year of tax-cutting and deregulation under the Trump Administration, the Congressional…
CFIF on Twitter CFIF on YouTube
Image of the Day: Job Growth Estimate Boosted

So after just one year of tax-cutting and deregulation under the Trump Administration, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has revised its estimate of job growth over the next decade upward by over 2.5 million new jobs.  As they say in the legal field, "res ipsa loquitur" - "the fact speaks for itself."

. [caption id="" align="alignleft" width="325" caption="Upward Job Growth Estimate"][/caption]

.…[more]

April 18, 2018 • 09:53 am

Liberty Update

CFIFs latest news, commentary and alerts delivered to your inbox.
Jester's CourtroomLegal tales stranger than stranger than fiction: Ridiculous and sometimes funny lawsuits plaguing our courts.
Lois Lerner Demands Privacy Protections the IRS Denies Everyday Americans
By Timothy H. Lee
Thursday, November 30 2017
File this under "Greatest Ironies in American Political History."  Disgraced former Internal Revenue Service (IRS) official Lois Lerner recently asked the presiding judge in a recently settled Tea Party lawsuit to seal her testimony to keep it secret from the public.  Readers will recall Ms. Lerner as the central figure in the 2014 scandal that targeted conservative and pro-Israel nonprofit organizations because of their philosophical beliefs.  The resulting outrage was swift, intense and justified.  Even Barack Obama condemned the behavior, before his administration…
 
Trump's Justice Department Takes on Harvard's Asian Quotas
The U.S. Justice Department finally is confronting Harvard University and other elite colleges that blatantly…
Read more...
Coalition of More Than 50 Organizations and Individuals to Congress: Protect Donor Privacy from Government Abuse, Eliminate Schedule B
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, a broad coalition made up of more than 50 of the nation’s most…
Read more...
 
What Really Happened With the GOP Platform and Russia
It's one of the enduring misconceptions of the Trump-Russia affair. During the 2016 Republican convention…
Read more...
Dumb Sensors, Deadly Consequences
The circumstances of U.S. Border Patrol agent Rogelio Martinez's death this week remain murkier than…
Read more...
 
Don't Make Taxpayers Subsidize Sex Bullies
Republicans and Democrats in Washington are vying to appear the more outraged by sexual harassment on…
Read more...
CFIF Applauds Circulation of FCC Chairman Ajit Pai's Draft Restoring Internet Freedom Order
ALEXANDRIA, VA – Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai today circulated an…
Read more...
 
Bloated Deficits Result From Wasteful Spending, Not Insufficient Taxation
As Congress progresses toward much-needed tax reform, critics dishonestly cite growing federal budget…
Read more...
Silence on Sleaze-Bob Menendez
The verdict is in. I pronounce Democrat leaders, left-wing feminists and Beltway journalists guilty…
Read more...
 
ABA and Dems Smear Court Picks
Democrats and the liberal media are slamming President Trump for packing federal courts with "unfit"…
Read more...
At Air Force Academy, A Perfect Hoax for Age of Trump
It's hard to exaggerate the praise heaped on Air Force Gen. Jay Silveria after his impassioned speech…
Read more...
Question of the Week   
Under which one of the following pen names were “The Federalist Papers” published (1787-1788)?
More Questions
Quote of the Day   
 
"Americans are well aware and focused on the need to protect our Southern border. But little thought has been given to the need to protect the border with Canada. ...An enormous, robust, and illegal opioid drug supply is streaming across our border with Canada, killing and poisoning tens of thousands of our citizens each year. Just last month, Canadian authorities busted a huge smuggling ring headquartered…[more]
 
 
—Maria Espinoza, Remembrance Project National Director
— Maria Espinoza, Remembrance Project National Director
 
Liberty Poll   

Will House Speaker Paul Ryan's decision not to seek re-election have a postive, negative or no effect on Republican chances to hold a majority in the mid-term elections?