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Members of Congress Stand Up for Property Rights

In rare but refreshing bipartisan good news out of Congress, Senator Thom Tillis (R – North Carolina) and Representatives Ben Cline (R - Virginia), Theodore Deutch (D - Florida), Martha Roby (R - Alabama) and Harley Rouda (D – California) have just taken a firm stand protecting property rights – copyrights specifically – and merit our praise.

As we’ve long highlighted, property rights constitute a central pillar of “American Exceptionalism,” and that includes intellectual property (IP) rights – copyrights, patents, trademarks and trade secrets.   Our Founding Fathers considered IP so important that they deliberately and explicitly singled it out for protection in the text of the Constitution.  As a direct result, we’ve become the most innovative and prosperous nation…[more]

December 06, 2019 • 02:15 pm

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CFIF Letter to House Ways and Means Committee in Opposition to H.R.3
By CFIF Staff
Tuesday, October 22 2019
October 22, 2019
 
United States House of Representatives 
Committee on Ways and Means 
1102 Longworth House Office Building 
Washington, D.C.  20515 
 
Dear House Ways and Means Committee Members and Staff: 
 
On behalf of the Center for Individual Freedom (hereinafter “CFIF”) and over 300,000 supporters and activists across the nation, I write to express our strongest opposition to H.R. 3, Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s legislation to upend America’s healthcare sector…
 
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