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In our Liberty Update this week, we highlight the Biden Administration's role in rising inflation, some of its under-discussed negative consequences and its shockingly tone-deaf responses and rationalizations.  In  positive news from NCTA, The Internet & Television Association, however, internet service provider costs are actually declining:

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October 26, 2021 • 09:47 AM

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Biden's Unprecedented Attack on the Constitution
By David Harsanyi
Friday, August 06 2021
Joe Biden certainly isn't the first president to violate his oath of office, but he might be the first in memory to openly brag about doing it. As Biden announced a new "eviction moratorium," he informed Americans that the "bulk of constitutional scholars" would say the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention eviction moratorium is "not likely to pass constitutional muster." Not likely? It already failed. In June, Justice Brett Kavanaugh agreed with the majority Supreme Court that the CDC "exceeded its existing statutory authority," even though he allowed…
 
Mugged by Reality: With Police Increasingly Demonized, Murder Rates Skyrocket
If a conservative is merely a liberal who has been mugged by reality, paraphrasing the late Irving Kristol…
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Biden Administration Should Look in Mirror Before Casting Stones Over Vaccinations
It was always going to be a Herculean task to inoculate, with an untried vaccine, a multi-ethnic nation…
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Far-Left Democrats Want Eviction Moratorium To Last Forever
Far-left Congressional Democrats Cori Bush (Missouri), Ilhan Omar (Minnesota) and Ayanna Pressley (Massachusetts)…
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As U.S. Optimism Suddenly Plummets, We Can’t Allow Needless Regulation to Create Market Uncertainty
Just six months into the Biden presidency, alarms are flashing.   With public pessimism suddenly…
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Public Health Officials Conceal Hospital Infection Outbreaks
Public health officials struggle with telling the truth. They seem to think people don't deserve to know.…
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Biden's COVID Presidency
President Joe Biden recently passed his six-month mark in the White House. It might end up being the…
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Amid Economic Uncertainty, Law Targeting Short Sales Would Backfire
After several months of steady economic recovery, we are once again facing economic uncertainty and peril.…
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Coalition Urges Common Sense on Broadband Infrastructure Spending
The Center for Individual Freedom (CFIF) last week joined a coalition of more than 30 free-market organizations…
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Gallup: Americans Continue to Rate Conservative Institutions Highest
"Americans' Confidence in Major U.S. Institutions Dips," reads the headline of a new Gallup…
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These Aren't the Democrats of Old
In the old days, Democrats had predictable agendas, supposedly focused on individual rights, the "little…
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Quiz Question   
How many states currently do not observe Daylight Saving Time?
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"One of the many awful things about our tax debate -- and our tax system -- is its infantilization of the American people and its degradation of citizenship. A tax system that is designed to fund the needful things the federal government does -- from making roads to making war -- is a tax system pure and simple, the goal of which is to collect sufficient revenue while doing a minimum of violence to…[more]
 
 
—Kevin D. Williamson, National Review
— Kevin D. Williamson, National Review
 
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Do you support or oppose any expansion beyond current regulations of bank reporting account holder financial transactions to the IRS, regardless of threshold amount?