DownsizingGovernment.org, discusses the 2014 fiscal policy report card on America's Governors and how state and local taxes harm America's competitiveness." />
Joe Biden tells Americans that he's helping them by building "from the bottom up and the middle out." …
CFIF on Twitter CFIF on YouTube
Image of the Day: Americans' Shrinking Earnings Under Joe Biden

Joe Biden tells Americans that he's helping them by building "from the bottom up and the middle out."  But the numbers don't lie, and the ugly reality is that he's only dragging us all toward the bottom.  Throughout his presidency, wage gains (green) have been consistently exceeded by inflation (blue), meaning loss in real earnings (red):

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="455"] Bidenomics Means Lost Earnings[/caption]…[more]

May 19, 2024 • 11:05 PM

Liberty Update

CFIFs latest news, commentary and alerts delivered to your inbox.
Dictatorial Biden Pushes “Joint Employer Doctrine”
By Timothy H. Lee
Thursday, May 09 2024
Joe Biden insists that Donald Trump, whose presidency Americans now consider a success in comparison with Biden’s, poses a dictatorial threat this November.   It isn’t Trump, however, whose administration engaged in widespread social media censorship now under review by the United States Supreme Court.   Nor was It Trump who boasts that he’ll press forward with his scheme to transfer college student loan costs from borrowers to taxpayers, even after the Supreme Court ruled it unconstitutional.   Now, Biden is pressing forward in similarly brazen…
 
Is the Union Resurgence Real? Does It Matter for Workers?
Unions are said to be having a moment. The story goes something like this: Helped by a presidential administration…
Read more...
That '70s Show – Is Biden Taking America Back to the Age of Jimmy Carter?
Everything that is happening in our fractured nation today seems so worrisomely reminiscent of America's…
Read more...
 
Colleges Side With Radicals, Their Students Be Damned
The Left and their media allies want you to believe the protests roiling college campuses are spontaneous…
Read more...
The Insanity at the Heart of the Trump Trial
Perhaps the weirdest, and by far the most unjust, thing about former President Donald Trump's trial in…
Read more...
 
Taxpayers Are Subsidizing College Extremism
Mohamed Abdou is a pro-Hamas "anarchist interdisciplinary activist-scholar of Indigenous, Black…
Read more...
Hey, Joe: It’s Still the Economy, Stupid, not “Junk Fees”
If the adage “rearranging deck chairs on the Titanic” occasionally feels shopworn, it nevertheless…
Read more...
 
Will California Hobble the U.S. Railroad Industry?
American federalism is struggling. Federal rules are an overwhelming presence in every state government…
Read more...
Four Radical Reforms to Shrink the Federal Budget
It was nearly 50 years ago that a liberal Congress completely dominated by Democrat big spenders passed…
Read more...
 
Trusting China in Inviting Another Pandemic
It's one thing to die from natural causes. Worse, to die from a disease leaked by Chinese scientists…
Read more...
The 'Biden Bump' That Didn't Last Long
"The election is clearly changing now, moving towards Biden," the influential Democratic strategist…
Read more...
Notable Quote   
 
"Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it."…[more]
 
 
— Mark Twain
 
Liberty Poll   

Do you believe televised debates between President Biden and former President Trump will actually happen or will fall apart for many potential reasons?