Video - Title II: Obama Wants to Regulate the Internet
In this week's Freedom Minute, CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses Barack Obama's misguided push to have the Federal Communications Commission regulate the Internet like a public utility under telephone and railroad laws drafted in the 1930s - long before the Internet (or computers, for that matter) was even invented.
Four wearisome years ago this month, June 2009, the last recession officially ended.
To put that into perspective, the first iPad didn’t appear on shelves for another year.
That four-year anniversary will come as a surprise to most Americans, because what we’re enduring isn’t much of a recovery. To wit, an NBC News/Wall Street Journal survey released this week shows that almost 60% of Americans believe our economy remains in recession.
One can hardly blame them for maintaining that belief, of course. By the numbers, what we’re enduring…
"'This is how democracy works,' Barack Obama lectured the country before giving everyone the specifics of his expansive one-man executive overreach on immigration. If you enjoy platitudinous straw men but are turned off by open debate and constitutional order, this speech was for you. Modern Democrats aren't the first political party to abuse power - far from it. Obama isn't the first president…[more]
—David Harsanyi, Syndicated Columnist and The Federalist Senior Editor
— David Harsanyi, Syndicated Columnist and The Federalist Senior Editor