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This Week's "Your Turn" Radio Lineup

Join CFIF Corporate Counsel and Senior Vice President Renee Giachino today from 4:00 p.m. CST to 6:00 p.m. CST (that’s 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. EST) on Northwest Florida’s 1330 AM WEBY, as she hosts her radio show, “Your Turn: Meeting Nonsense with Commonsense.” Today’s guest lineup includes:

4:00 CST/5:00 pm EST:  John Malcolm, Director of the Edwin Meese II Center for Legal Studies and the Ed Gilbertson and Sherry Lindberg Gilbertson Senior Legal Fellow at The Heritage Foundation - Judge Neil Gorsuch and Senate Confirmation Hearings;

4:15 CST/5:15 pm EST:  Steven Hayward, Senior Resident Scholar at the Institute of Governmental Studies at UC Berkeley and Author - "Patriotism is Not Enough: Harry Jaffa, Walter Berns, and the Arguments that Redefined American Conservatism";…[more]

February 27, 2017 • 03:12 pm
CFIF Ad: Reform the Tax Code Now!

CFIF Ad: Reform the Tax Code Now!

In a full-page print ad in The Weekly Standard and Washington Examiner, the Center for Individual Freedom ("CFIF") is reminding Congress that “the tax code isn’t working for America” and urging policymakers to “reform the tax code now!”

 Economic Freedom Index: U.S. Plummeted from 6th to 17th Under Obama

Economic Freedom Index: U.S. Plummeted from 6th to 17th Under Obama

Anyone still perplexed by the economic malaise and popular discontent that characterized the Obama era need look no further than the erosion of economic freedom during his tenure.

NATO to US: Yes, Sir, Mr. Trump

NATO to US: Yes, Sir, Mr. Trump

The bottom line is that Donald Trump moved the NATO debate. After much fretting, and complaining, and denouncing, NATO did the simplest thing: It went along.

An Imploding Energy Mandate

An Imploding Energy Mandate

With the CES failure now clear, where do we go from here? What are the solutions going forward?

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Judging Judge Neil Gorsuch

Andrew Grossman, Partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Baker & Hostetler, discusses U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch, his legal opinions and the debate surrounding the proposed break-up of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals[more]
A Radical Solution to Abolish Welfare and Poverty Programs

Peter Cove, nationally-acclaimed advocate for private solutions to welfare dependency, discusses America's war on poverty, how the only means to reduce poverty is work itself, and his latest book, "Poor No More: Rethinking Dependency and the War on Poverty."[more]
The Latest on the Dakota Access Pipeline

Timothy Lee, CFIF's Senior Vice President of Legal and Public Affairs, discusses the latest developments on the Dakota Access Pipeline, including a recent ruling by U.S. District Court Judge James Boasberg to deny a request for a restraining order that would have temporarily halted work on the final stretch[more]
Turmoil at the National Security Council

David Adesnik, Policy Director at the Foreign Policy Initiative, discusses the role and membership of the National Security Council and the Principals Committee, former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn, and what precedent should teach us about the importance of de-politicizing the NSC[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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In which one of the following cities were the first joint meetings of Congress held?
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"Trump administration officials believe that a Department of Homeland Security report that undercut the president's position on his travel ban was drafted with the express intent of leaking it to the press, a source close to the department says. The source said the report was drafted by those loyal to the Obama administration inside the department's office of intelligence and analysis. The drafters…[more]
 
 
—Rowan Scarborough, The Washington Times
— Rowan Scarborough, The Washington Times
 
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