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Lee:  Rand Paul, John Stossel and Disgraceful Commentary in the Ferguson Aftermath

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Alert:  Hey Obama: Hands Off the Internet!

Podcast:  Lawsuit Further Exposes IRS Scandal

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August 22, 2014 • 11:42 am
The Unlikely Resurrection of Rick Perry

The Unlikely Resurrection of Rick Perry

It’s far too early to know yet where this road will take Governor Perry. But the fact that he’s back in the presidential conversation less than three years after the gaffe that was supposed to end his career makes you wonder: Just how far can he go?

Rand Paul, John Stossel and Disgraceful Commentary in the Ferguson Aftermath

Rand Paul, John Stossel and Disgraceful Commentary in the Ferguson Aftermath

Beat cops endure more abuse each day than most of us endure in a month, and more physical danger than most of us face in our entire working lives.

New ObamaCare Alternative: REFORM and Replace?

New ObamaCare Alternative: REFORM and Replace?

Carefully considering how to transition from ObamaCare to something better requires that all options be on the table.

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Lawsuit Further Exposes IRS Scandal

Lori Lowenthal Marcus, Co-founder and President of Z STREET, discusses her organization's ongoing lawsuit against the IRS, and how an IRS employee informed her that her organization's tax exempt status application was delayed because the group was "connected with Israel" and expressed[more]
Election 2014

Political Commentator Quin Hillyer discusses the upcoming midterm elections, the most vulnerable seats in the U.S. House and U.S. Senate, foreign policy gone terribly wrong, and his new website, quinhillyer.com[more]
Net Neutrality: A Solution in Search of a Problem

Mike Wendy, director of Media Freedom, discusses how so-called "Net Neutrality" is a solution in search of a problem and why heavy-handed government regulations are not good for consumers or investment[more]
Why We Shouldn't Be Blind to the Barriers of Preventative Medicine

Dr. Sunil Gupta, founder, chairman and chief medical officer of IRIS, discusses how barriers to medical care and access to the latest technologies are delaying preventative screening for Diabetic Retinopathy, a leading cause of preventable blindness in the United States in people 20 to 65 years of age[more]
 
Chaos at the CIA

CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses the current dysfunction at the CIA, Congress' political showboating and the need for everyone in Washington to get a lot more serious...[more]
Abused By The Government? It's Your Patriotic Duty.

CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses the senseless legislative and PR push by the Obama Administration and many Congressional Democrats against U.S. corporations legally working to…[more]
The Media Grows a (Baby) Backbone

CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses the mainstream media's treatment of the Obama administration and how important it is that the Fourth Estate begin to hold the administration…[more]
Independence ... from What?

With Independence Day approaching, CFIF's Renee Giachino urges us to remember what makes our nation great limited government, free markets, and human liberty and hold the politicians…[more]
"Suck it Up and Salute"

From the squalid conditions in the VA to Obama skipping the traditional Memorial Day ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery to go on vacation, CFIF's Renee Giachino laments…[more]
The Freedom to Criticize Government

CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses the latest push by Congressional Democrats to amend the U.S. Constitution to grant Congress the power to further stifle political speech...[more]
Question of the Week   
On which one of the following dates during the War of 1812 did British troops march into our nation’s capital and set fire to the city?
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Quote of the Day   
 
"These are the worst people on earth. They openly, proudly crucify enemies, enslave women and murder men en masse. These are not the usual bad guys out for land, plunder or power. These are primitive cultists who celebrate slaughter, glory in bloodlust and slit the throats of innocents as a kind of sacrament.  We have now seen what air cover for Kurdish/Iraqi boots on the ground can achieve. But…[more]
 
 
—Charles Krauthammer, Syndicated Columnist
— Charles Krauthammer, Syndicated Columnist
 
Liberty Poll   

Will the indictment of Texas Governor Rick Perry hurt or help him politically?