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Image of the Day: Americans Remain Highly Positive Toward Free Enterprise and Business Over Government

In what sometimes seems like an era of constantly expanding government and demonization of free markets, a recent Gallup poll offers refreshing news - Americans overwhelmingly view free markets positively, especially relative to the federal government:…[more]

January 25, 2022 • 06:19 PM

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Drug Price Controls Reemerge from Biden’s “Build Back Better” Rubble
By Timothy H. Lee
Thursday, January 27 2022
Regarding the Beatles, it’s often observed that their whole was greater than the sum of their four individual parts.   In other words, paraphrasing Aristotle’s maxim, together they achieved a magical symbiosis surpassing anything that their individual talents added together might have otherwise anticipated.   In any event, a counterpart to that famed maxim cannot be said of Joe Biden’s failed “Build Back Better” Act.  Its individual components, broken down into isolated legislative proposals, remain no less dangerous when detached from the…
 
Why Putin Has Not Been Deterred
Americans want an autonomous Ukraine to survive. They hope the West can stop Russian President Vladimir…
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Crimes Are Crimes, No Matter How Petty
There's nothing petty about petty crime. Tolerate it, and society descends into disorder. You're standing…
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Biden: No Course Correction
The failures of President Joe Biden's first year in office are obvious to all. Inflation is raging. COVID…
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Biden Is Not Alone. Democrats Have Been Delegitimizing Elections for Years
President Joe Biden joined Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and numerous other Democrats this week…
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Y2K Redux: FAA and Airline Sector Scare Tactics Obstruct 5G Rollout
Remember the Y2K scare?   Twenty years later, it elicits a wry nostalgic smile.  …
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Is America Heading for a Systems Collapse?
In modern times, as in ancient Rome, several nations have suffered a "systems collapse." The…
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Americans Are Being Sold Out by Government Insiders
Bill Clinton used to say that all elections are about the future. It's true. Voters want to know what…
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CFIF Supports Senator Roger Wicker’s Call for Rehearing on Biden FCC Nominee Gigi Sohn
ALEXANDRIA, VA – In a welcome development, Senator Roger Wicker (R – Mississippi) this week…
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Biden's Big Elections Lie
President Joe Biden finally delivered his "voting rights" speech in Atlanta, telling a crowd:…
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Annus Horribilis: 2021 Continued 2020 Murder Increase
In 2020, the United States witnessed its sharpest murder rate increase in history.   In 2021…
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Quiz Question   
In addition to fuel, how many products are made from oil and natural gas?
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"While Joe Biden and Nancy Pelosi go all out to protect Ukraine's national sovereignty, at the same time they are orchestrating a clandestine invasion of America across the southern border."Two million illegal immigrants from dozens of countries crossed over from Mexico last year, and the Biden administration is facilitating the cartels' people-smuggling operation -- at taxpayer expense."Under cover…[more]
 
 
—Miranda Devine, Columnist
— Miranda Devine, Columnist
 
Liberty Poll   

Given the current volatility of financial markets, how are your investments, IRAs and other retirement accounts doing?