Below is one of the latest cartoons from two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner Michael Ramirez. View…
CFIF on Twitter CFIF on YouTube
Ramirez Cartoon: Hello? Tattoo Removal Service?

Below is one of the latest cartoons from two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner Michael Ramirez.

View more of Michael Ramirez’s cartoons on CFIF’s website here.…[more]

October 28, 2014 • 10:44 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.
Is Indiana Governor Mike Pence Falling into ObamaCare’s Medicaid Trap?
By Ashton Ellis
Wednesday, May 28 2014
Indiana Republican Governor Mike Pence says his plan to use ObamaCare’s Medicaid dollars to expand his state’s health savings account program won’t create a new open-ended entitlement. Before considering Pence’s arguments, it’s important to understand how ObamaCare changes Medicaid. If states expand Medicaid eligibility to people making up to 138 percent of the federal poverty line (FPL), ObamaCare will pay 100 percent of the costs for covering the “new-eligibles.” After three years, the federal government will pay for 90 percent. In light of this, 26…
 
“Net Neutrality” and “Title II”: A Brief Primer on Two Dangerous Ideas
In recent days, the terms “Net Neutrality” and “Title II” have interspersed our…
Read more...
Yes, the VA Is a Real Scandal; No, Obama Won’t Do Anything About It
After years of throwing palm fronds before President Obama’s feet, the sycophants in the media…
Read more...
 
How to Calculate Your ObamaCare HIT (Health Insurance Tax)
What’s so affordable about a health care law that imposes $100 billion in sales taxes on consumers?…
Read more...
While IRS Scandal Deepens, Liberals Undertake a Rewrite of the First Amendment
This week, the ongoing Internal Revenue Service (IRS) scandal entered a new and more serious phase.…
Read more...
 
Liberal Insanity on Mental Health
There are certain issues on which America — goaded by a perpetually breathless media — can…
Read more...
ObamaCare Exchanges Wasting Huge Sums of Taxpayer Money
With ObamaCare’s enrollment season officially over, evidence is emerging that billions of taxpayer…
Read more...
 
New Poll: Majority Favors Further Investigation of Benghazi
The American people don’t really care about Benghazi, right?  In the juvenile words of former…
Read more...
Are the Rich to Blame for America’s Problems?
It seems you can’t go anywhere these days without hearing the refrain: America is suffering ……
Read more...
 
California Considers Voluntary Per-Mile Tax Program on Motorists
California has long prided itself on being a leader in promoting greater fuel efficiency in automobiles.…
Read more...
Study: Obama Recovery Built on Low-Wage Jobs
Rather than address a labor market increasingly characterized by low-wage jobs, President Barack Obama…
Read more...
Question of the Week   
A measure to legalize the sale, manufacture and transportation of alcohol across the state will be addressed on the November 2014 ballot by voters in which one of the following?
More Questions
Quote of the Day   
 
"So, a 'senior Obama administration official' called the prime minister of Israel -- our closest ally in the Middle East and one of the few nations in the region that is not (a) imploding or (b) actively funding or supporting terrorists -- 'a chickenshit.' While that word has rocketed around the globe, other descriptions of Benjamin Netanyahu include, 'recalcitrant, myopic, reactionary, obtuse, blustering…[more]
 
 
—David French, American Center for Law and Justice Senior Counsel
— David French, American Center for Law and Justice Senior Counsel
 
Liberty Poll   

Predict Republican net gain of U.S. Senate seats in the midterm elections.