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Former Clinton Administration Official Rips FCC's Set-Top Box Proposal as "Massive New Federal Regulation"

Alongside nearly every other conservative and libertarian organization of which we're aware, CFIF opposes a toxic and wholly unnecessary new proposal from the Obama Administration's Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to regulate cable television set-top boxes before the clock runs out on the Obama presidency.

But opposition extends across the political spectrum.  In today's Wall Street Journal, former Clinton Administration Undersecretary of Commerce Ev Ehrlich excoriates the FCC's proposed set-top box regulation for what it is -- a crony capitalist, purloining, invasive, already-obsolete, anti-competitive, "massive new federal regulation":

The Federal Communications Commission wants you, the consumer, to allow a new set-top box into your home that rearranges the programs…[more]

May 25, 2016 • 12:25 pm
 Two More Legal Victories for Second Amendment

Two More Legal Victories for Second Amendment

These welcome legal victories intertwine with the ongoing debate over judicial appointments as the presidential campaign accelerates.

How the Clintons Cashed In

How the Clintons Cashed In

When Bill and Hillary Clinton moved out of the White House 15 years ago, they were "dead broke," said Hillary Clinton. Today, they're worth up to $150 million.

TSA's Union Power Grab: Thousands Slowing Down Airports

TSA's Union Power Grab: Thousands Slowing Down Airports

All you travelers stuck in mile-long TSA security lines are pawns. Convenient political pawns. Big Labor bosses want more power and more money. Stranded travelers are just the latest victims in this age-old game of D.C. extortion.

New Television Ad Warns About Dangerous Precedent That Would Be Set by Puerto Rico Debt Legislation

New Television Ad Warns About Dangerous Precedent That Would Be Set by Puerto Rico Debt Legislation

As Congress continues to debate legislation to address Puerto Rico’s financial crisis, CFIF’s new ad warns America's savers and seniors across America, as well as lawmakers, to be wary of the domino effect...

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The Economy and Free Enterprise Under the Obama Administration

Timothy Lee, CFIF's Senior Vice President of Legal and Public Affairs, discusses President Obama's economic record, his policies that have resulted in the lowest decade of economic growth in U.S. history, and more[more]
BET Founder Discusses Puerto Rico

Robert L. Johnson, Founder of Black Entertainment Television, Founder of The RLJ Companies, and Chairman of Caribbean CAGE Gaming Company, discusses a proposal to eliminate illegal gambling in Puerto Rico, which could generate billions of dollars in new revenue to the debt-plagued Commonwealth[more]
The Suppression of Conservative Speech

Mario Lopez, President of the Hispanic Leadership Fund, discusses the concerted, cross-country campaign to force private organizations to hand over to the government their donor lists, a recent federal court ruling in California that vindicates donor privacy and the allegations of suppressed conservative speech[more]
Watchdog Reporter Discusses the Latest on Congress, On the Campaign Trail, and More

Sarah Westwood, Watchdog Reporter for the Washington Examiner, discusses the veterans affairs bill under consideration in Congress, what an indictment could mean for Hillary's campaign, who may be on the short list of potential GOP Vice Presidential candidates, and more[more]
 
FCC Parties Like It's 1994

In this installment of the Freedom Minute, CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses the absurdity of the Federal Communications Commission's cable set-top box proposal...[more]
Defeating Cyberthieves

With cybercrime on the rise, CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses why cybertheft of America's intellectual property should be a kitchen table issue for all of us as it damages…[more]
More Inventors, Fewer Lawyers

CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses our nation's growing epidemic of frivolous patent litigation by illegitimate parties who hope to score "jackpot jury" verdicts or…[more]
Obama's Dereliction of Duty

In this edition of the Freedom Minute, CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses President Obama's handling of the growing threat from ISIS and how ensuring America's national…[more]
Saluting America's Heroes

This Veterans Day, the Center for Individual Freedom honors the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces...[more]
The Obama Foreign Policy: All Hat, No Cattle

CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses how the United States has become less respected and more endangered during Barack Obama's presidency as a result of his failed all-hat-no-…[more]
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"Last week's unanimous passage of a Senate bill making it easier for 9/11 families to sue Saudi Arabia and other foreign terror sponsors was widely heralded as a major victory.It's more of a cruel hoax.It turns out that just before the vote, Sen. Charles Schumer and other proponents of the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act stuffed an amendment into the final draft allowing the attorney general…[more]
 
 
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