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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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The Hypocrisy of the Filibuster Busters
By David Harsanyi
Friday, March 19 2021
The effort to undo the Senate's legislative filibuster is an un-American, Constitution-eroding, radical play to nationalize politics by empowering slim and fleeting majorities to institute wide-ranging, generational policies. Judging from the media coverage, you might be under the impression that Mitch McConnell has some kind of duty to "diffuse" the Democrats' threats of "filibuster reform" – "reform" is the euphemism for liberals destroying long-held Senate norms – by preemptively acquiescing to their demands before he even knows…
 
Biden’s Executive Order Overreach May Not Endure
In a December 2007 Boston Globe interview, Barack Obama alleged that the Bush Administration had habitually…
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Biden's Migrant Blackout
Is there something missing from press coverage of the thousands of unaccompanied children who have illegally…
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The Border Crisis May Be Coming to Your Kids' School
The Biden administration is scrambling to shelter thousands of unaccompanied minors crossing the southern…
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Biden Prepares to Strip College Students of Due Process Rights
It's worth reminding people that if President Joe Biden were compelled to live by the standards he intends…
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U.S. Plummets to Lowest Ranking Ever in Annual Index of Economic Freedom
The United States’ economic freedom score is 74.8, making its economy the 20th freest in the 2021…
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COVID Hypocrisy at the White House
Biden administration health official Rochelle Walensky announced Monday that vaccinated Americans can…
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Why the Cuomo Case Drives Republicans Crazy
Things are looking worse by the hour for New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Recently, a fourth, and then a fifth…
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CFIF Joins Coalition Opposing Financial Transactions Tax
In a letter to Congress, the Center for Indiviudal Freedom ("CFIF") today joined a coalition…
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AOC's Terrible Minimum Wage Argument
"It is utterly embarrassing that "pay people enough to live" is a stance that's even up…
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Proposed Financial Transaction Tax and Regulations Would Punish Everyday Investors and Retirees
In the latest example of the political left cynically leveraging passing events to impose their longstanding…
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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?