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Tax Army Larger than U.S. Army

CHRIS EDWARDS, CATO INSTITUTE The Office of Management and Budget has released new data on the amount of time Americans spend complying with the federal...

Let’s Get On a Pro-American Track

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY Congress, led by Senator Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Speaker John Boehner (R-OH), is preparing to betray American workers, and the grassroots should...

We Did It Together!

LLOYD MARCUS, PROUD UNHYPHENATED AMERICAN Patriots, we did it! We raised over 840 grand expressing our love, support and solidarity with Memories Pizza – a...

Wisconsin’s Right to Work Law and the Fatal Flaws of Unionism

MARK W. HENDRICKSON When even historically progressive Wisconsin adopts a right to work law—making employee payments to a union voluntary instead of mandatory—it’s a sign...

King v. Burwell and the Rule of Law

THE HONORABLE ORRIN G. HATCH, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Abstract From the early days of the Republic, a core component of our constitutional character has been the idea...

The Grapes of Wrath

California Raisins are Back at the Supreme Court TREVOR BURRUS, CATO INSTITUTE When Marvin Horne told the United States Raisin Administrative Committee (yes, there’s a...

Another Fishy Regulation

ILYA SHAPIRO, CATO INSTITUTE All across the globe, people see the United States as a land of opportunity and dream of making their way here...

Healthcare Is a Right

MAX BORDERS, THE FREEMAN Clichés of Progressivism, Part 14 Healthcare is important. People get sick and injured. As compassionate human beings, we should do what...

The NLRB's Contribution To Obama's Anti-business Crusade

MARK W. HENDRICKSON Having written earlier this summer about the whack-a-mole regulatory state running wild under the presidency of Barack Obama, the biggest question in...

In The Wake Of Hobby Lobby

In the wake of yesterday’s blockbuster Hobby Lobby decision striking down the HHS Mandate, today the Supreme Court granted our petition for review in...

The Racket of Guest Workers

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY Tom Donohue, U.S. Chamber of Commerce president, just hurled a challenge to Republicans. If they don’t pass amnesty for illegal aliens, they...

Virginia DMV Attempts to Shutter Ridesharing Companies Uber, Lyft

KATHRYN WATSON, CATO INSTITUTE Just when you thought you couldn’t despise the Department of Motor Vehicles any more, Virginia’s DMV decided to wage war against...

The Ever Expanding Role of Trade Agreements: Human Rights

SIMON LESTER, CATO INSTITUTE For years, I’ve been fighting what feels like a rearguard battle to keep free trade agreements focused on free trade. It...

The Obama Administration’s Hypocritical Environmental Policy

KATIE TUBB AND NICOLAS LORIS, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Congress and the federal government have enacted policies and made decisions in the name of protecting the environment....

Shriver Report Gets It Wrong

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY Last winter, the left wing outfit called the Center for American Progress released The Shriver Report. It’s presented as a report on...

Victory Update: Conservative Christian Professor Awarded Promotion, Back Pay

DAVID FRENCH, ACLJ Late last month a federal jury in North Carolina found that the University of North Carolina-Wilmington retaliated against conservative Christian professor Mike...

Frank Woolworth and the Minimum Wage

DANIEL J. SMITH AND ZAC THOMSON, PERSPECTIVE BY THE FREEMAN Woolworth’s five-and-dime stores pioneered a discount retailing model that was a godsend to consumers and...

Minimum Wage Solidarity Misplaced

JAMES A. DORN, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Senate Democrats are anxious to bring the Minimum Wage Fairness Act (S. 1737) up for a vote to express their...

Chew on This: Georgia Dentists Fight Tooth and Nail to Preserve Monopoly

LIBERTY ALERT, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE Arlington, Va.—Should you go to jail, or face thousands of dollars in fines, simply for selling over-the-counter teeth-whitening products and...

Obama Core Is Another Power Grab

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY Americans were shocked at the dictatorial grab for power when Barack Obama threatened to change any law with his pen or phone,...

Hear the HHS Mandate Arguments: Liberty Under Fire

EDWARD WHITE, ACLJ Earlier this week, the Supreme Court of the United States heard oral argument in the Hobby Lobby Stores and Conestoga Wood Specialties...

So, the U.N. Wants Control of the Internet

DAVID FRENCH, ACLJ This morning the ACLJ launched a fast-growing petition (23,000 signatures in the first six hours) protesting the Obama Administration’s decision to hand...

Wait, HHS Mandate Case is About Abortion?

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ It appeared to come as a surprise to the Obama Administration’s lawyer that the abortion-pill mandate case before the Supreme Court had...

Freedom Is Everyone’s Business—Not the Government’s

SARAH TORRE, HERITAGE FOUNDATION The Supreme Court is currently embroiled in oral arguments over one of the most important religious liberty issues in recent years:...

LC Files Contempt of Court Motion against Massachusetts DCF

RELIGIOUS FREEDOM, LIBERTY COUNSEL Boston, MA – Today, Liberty Counsel will file a contempt of court motion against the Massachusetts Department of Children and Families...

Judge Postpones Ruling on Teen Held by State

RELIGIOUS FREEDOM, LIBERTY COUNSEL Boston, MA – Today, Judge Joseph Johnston postponed the ruling on the custody of Justina Pelletier, who has been held by...

Religious Liberty at Issue as Supreme Court Considers HHS Mandate

EDWARD WHITE, ACLJ On March 25, 2014, the Supreme Court of the United States will hear oral argument in two cases dealing with the Obama...

Car Dealership Responded to a Union’s Bullying

HERITAGE FOUNDATION, KATRINA TRINKO A Suburu dealership in Wichita is refusing to be cowed by a union’s bullying tactics. According to The Wichita Eagle, the United...

Entrepreneurs Sue Arizona Veterinary Board

NICO PERRINO, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE Phoenix, Ariz.—Can the government take away someone’s job for no good reason? That is the question to be answered by a...

Americans Should Care About Ferry Fight Appealed to U.S. Supreme Court

LIBERTY ALERT, INSTITUTE FOR JUSTICE Arlington, Va.—A notorious U.S. Supreme Court ruling handed down more than 140 years ago first opened the way for massive...