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Analysis: SpaceX Cuts Rocket Launch Costs for USAF

In recent months CFIF has highlighted the danger of relying upon Russian rocket technology, and the need to leverage the U.S. private sector in providing effective, lower cost, domestic rocket engines for space launches.

Now, a new analysis reveals how much one of those private sector entities, SpaceX, can save the U.S. Air Force.  Previous cost estimates occurred when Air Force launch vehicles consisted entirely of United Launch Alliance (ULA) rockets, but the Government Accountability Office (GAO) complained that ULA's rendered accurate cost assessment and price negotiation impossible.  Then, new rocket enterprise SpaceX began offering launch services at lower prices, and cost comparison has become more feasible.  And it's already apparent that SpaceX significantly undercuts launch…[more]

June 23, 2017 • 01:44 pm
Take Action: Tell the FCC to Free the Net from Obama's Regulatory Takeover

Take Action: Tell the FCC to Free the Net from Obama's Regulatory Takeover

Obama-era FCC regulations are suffocating the internet. They are impeding innovation and obstructing job creation. Join us to take action now to encourage the FCC to free the internet from Obama’s regulatory overreach.

 Tax Reform Bill Must Include Donor Privacy Protection from IRS

Tax Reform Bill Must Include Donor Privacy Protection from IRS

The simple truth is that the First Amendment freedoms of speech, association and political participation can be chilled by forced exposure of donors' personal information.

The Double Murder of Otto Warmbier

The Double Murder of Otto Warmbier

We may never know what brutal torture and malign neglect American student Otto Warmbier suffered at the hands of North Korea's dictatorship before losing his life this week at the age of 22.

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Dangers of Counterfeit Goods

Kasie Brill, Senior Director of Brand Protection at the Global Intellectual Property Center of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, discusses the U.S. Customs and Border Protection campaign, "The Truth Behind Counterfeits," and the negative impacts of purchasing counterfeit goods[more]
101 Things All Young Adults Should Know

John Hawkins, Editor of Right Wing News, Linkiest and Co-Owner of the The Looking Spoon, discusses his latest book filled with valuable lessons that will help people get the most out of life and avoid the mistakes that bring others down: "101 Things All Young Adults Should Know."[more]
The Politicization of America's Schools

Lance Izumi, Koret Senior Fellow in Education Studies and Senior Director of the Center for Education at the Pacific Research Institute, discusses how school curriculums' whitewash history and his latest book, "The Corrupt Classroom: Bias, Indoctrination, Violence, and Social Engineering Show Why America[more]
Getting to Know President Trump’s Nominee for FBI Director

John Malcolm, Vice President for the Institute for Constitutional Government at The Heritage Foundation, offers his impressions of the nominee for FBI director, Christopher Wray, and discusses the type of relationship that should exist between an FBI director and president, the accountability of the director[more]
 
The Dark Side of Green Energy

CFIF's Renee Giachino discusses a proposed new "green energy" rule by President Obama's Fish and Wildlife Service that would permit wind energy companies to kill…[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]
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Under which branch of the U.S. government does the Federal Reserve fall?
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"Events are turning me into a radical skeptic. I no longer believe what I read, unless what I am reading is an empirically verifiable account of the past. I no longer have confidence in polls, because it has become impossible to separate the signal from the noise. What I have heard from the media and political class over the last several years has been so spectacularly proven wrong by events, again…[more]
 
 
—Matthew Continetti, Washington Free Beacon Editor in Chief
— Matthew Continetti, Washington Free Beacon Editor in Chief
 
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