Here's some potentially VERY good economic news that was lost amid the weekend news flurry.  Those…
CFIF on Twitter CFIF on YouTube
Some Potentially VERY Good Economic News

Here's some potentially VERY good economic news that was lost amid the weekend news flurry.  Those with "skin in the game," and who likely possess the best perspective, are betting heavily on an upturn, as highlighted by Friday's Wall Street Journal:

Corporate insiders are buying stock in their own companies at a pact not seen in years, a sign they are betting on a rebound after a coronavirus-induced rout.  More than 2,800 executives and directors have purchased nearly $1.19 billion in company stock since the beginning of March.  That's the third-highest level on both an individual and dollar basis since 1988, according to the Washington Service, which provides data analytics about trading activity by insiders."

Here's why that's important:

Because insiders typically know the…[more]

March 30, 2020 • 11:02 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.
As Impeachment Moves to Senate, Get Ready for Surprises
By Byron York
Wednesday, December 18 2019
With a House impeachment vote a foregone conclusion, the battle to remove President Trump from office has moved to the Senate. Minority Leader Charles Schumer grabbed control of the debate Monday with demands for what he called "fairness" in the president's trial. Schumer wants the Senate to allow testimony from four witnesses the House did not interview: former national security adviser John Bolton; acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney; key Mulvaney aide Robert Blair; and Office of Management and Budget official Michael Duffey. House Democratic impeachers wanted the men to…
 
CFIF to Congress: Don’t Mimic California’s Failures in Addressing Surprise Medical Billing Problem
ALEXANDRIA, VA – Surprise medical billing – which occurs when patients suddenly receive unexpected…
Read more...
Greta Thunberg Is the Perfect Hero for an Unserious Time
Who better than a finger-wagging teen bereft of accomplishment, or any comprehension of basic economics…
Read more...
 
U.S. Economy Blossoms as Our Tax Burden Drops
In welcome pre-holiday news last week for everyone except those suffering from Trump Derangement Syndrome…
Read more...
Is Trump the Only Adult In the Room?
Donald Trump certainly is mercurial at times. He can be uncouth. But then again, no president in modern…
Read more...
 
CFIF Urges “No” Vote on H.R. 3, Speaker Pelosi’s Destructive Drug Pricing Bill
ALEXANDRIA, VA – The U.S. House of Representatives is scheduled to vote on Speaker Nancy Pelosi's…
Read more...
Dems Frame Trump
House Democrats are stampeding to impeach President Donald Trump without evidence of any crime. On Tuesday…
Read more...
 
It's Official – The Dossier Was Malarkey
The new report from Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz is an absolutely damning indictment…
Read more...
Let's Have Some Historical Perspective on Presidential Misconduct
This week, Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee trotted out a trio of dispassionate legal experts…
Read more...
 
When Finally Given Choice, Workers Abandon Unions
Leftists delight in labeling themselves "pro-choice," but experience betrays the perversity…
Read more...
When Our Guardians Fail Us
One symptom of a society in crisis is the unreliability or even corruption of its own auditors. After…
Read more...
Question of the Week   
Which one of the following pandemics caused the largest number of deaths in the 20th Century alone?
More Questions
Quote of the Day   
 
"The city of San Francisco is forbidding shoppers from carrying reusable bags into grocery stores out of fear that they could spread the coronavirus.As part of its shelter-in-place ordinance, the California city barred stores from 'permitting customers to bring their own bags, mugs, or other reusable items from home.' The city noted that transferring the bags back and forth led to unnecessary contact…[more]
 
 
—Madison Dibble, Washington Examiner
— Madison Dibble, Washington Examiner
 
Liberty Poll   

Have you or a member of your family contracted coronavirus or are having undiagnosed coronavirus symptoms?