Echoing CFIF, today's Wall Street Journal board editorial applauds Federal Communications Commission…
CFIF on Twitter CFIF on YouTube
WSJ Applauds FCC Chairman Pai, Commissioner Carr in Support of T-Mobile/Sprint Merger

Echoing CFIF, today's Wall Street Journal board editorial applauds Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai's and Commissioner Brendan Carr's expressions of support for the proposed T-Mobile/Sprint merger:

By joining forces, T-Mobile and Sprint will be better positioned to compete against wireless leaders Verizon and AT&T in the 5G era.   Sprint is sitting on loads of mid-band spectrum that boosts wireless speeds while T-Mobile boasts ample low-band spectrum that provides coverage.  The combination is likely to provide a faster, denser network."

As they rightly conclude, "government penalties pale next to the powerful market incentives that already exist for Sprint and T-Mobile to rapidly build out their networks lest they lose market share to Verizon, AT&T, cable…[more]

May 21, 2019 • 11:36 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.
Democrats Want 'Technological Wall' That Won't Keep Anybody Out
By Byron York
Wednesday, January 16 2019
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border would be "immoral." Instead, she favors something she calls a "technological wall." Another top House Democrat, Rep. James Clyburn, calls it a "smart wall." Instead of building an actual physical barrier of steel, concrete or some other material, Pelosi, Clyburn and other Democrats advocate employing an array of high-tech devices — drones, infrared sensors, surveillance cameras and more — to keep track of activity at the border without physical impediments to discourage illegal…
 
Pelosi House’s Top Priority: Chilling First Amendment Speech and Privacy Rights
Well, the new Nancy Pelosi-led House of Representatives has made its top priority clear.  It's…
Read more...
The Ironies of Illegal Immigration
Estimates suggest that there are 11 million to 13 million Mexican citizens currently living in the United…
Read more...
 
Dems' 'Tax the Rich' Hoax
The U.S. Department of Labor jobs report, released Friday, shows eye-popping gains, concluding a year…
Read more...
What, Precisely, Do Democrats Want To Impeach Trump For?
Newly sworn-in Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib electrified progressives with her passionate declaration…
Read more...
 
Border Wall: Monument for the People, Not Pols
Profligate politicians have never met a multibillion-dollar infrastructure project they didn't like —…
Read more...
First on Nancy Pelosi's Agenda: Attacking Free Expression
I have zero interest in financially supporting any politician, much less ones I find morally unpalatable.…
Read more...
 
CFIF to HHS: Don't Blow It With Drug Price Controls
A relatively stable and sound economy has become the new normal, something too many of us are starting…
Read more...
Trump Slams Brakes on Federal Gravy Train
President Donald Trump is freezing pay for civilian federal workers, cancelling their automatic 2.1 percent…
Read more...
 
When Democrats Embraced the 'Southern Border Fencing Strategy'
In 2006, Congress passed the Secure Fence Act, which mandated the construction of multilayer pedestrian…
Read more...
Say His Name: RIP Cpl. Ronil Singh
In the still of the last night of 2018, the silence of California Dems chilled the air and airwaves.…
Read more...
Question of the Week   
Americans are asked to observe a National Moment of Remembrance at 3 p.m. annually on which one of the following days?
More Questions
Quote of the Day   
 
"President Donald Trump has directed the heads of several government agencies to cooperate with Attorney General William Barr's investigation of the origins of the Russia probe.In a memo sent out Thursday, Trump also authorized Barr to declassify documents related to the Russia investigation.The memo grants Barr the authority to 'declassify, downgrade, or direct the declassification or downgrading…[more]
 
 
—Chuck Ross, The Daily Caller
— Chuck Ross, The Daily Caller
 
Liberty Poll   

Is President Trump right or wrong to curtail negotiations on infrastructure planning until Congress stops its myriad investigations of the president?