Political theater in the U.S. Senate is backdrop for Patriot Act sunset

Last night, May 31, 2015, Republican Senator Rand Paul stood in the way of the U.S. Senate from renewing major sections of the poorly named Patriot Act. Initially, Paul was getting time blocked by Senators John McCain and Senator Dan Coats who were using fear-charged language to denigrate those who sought the federal government toContinue reading “Political theater in the U.S. Senate is backdrop for Patriot Act sunset”

Patriot Act is about to ride out into the sunset after Senate smack down

Libertarians across the nation are planning parties this evening and tomorrow to celebrate, as the major sections of the so-called Patriot Act are set to expire at midnight tonight. Libertarians were the rare group who opposed the Patriot Act when it was first enacted in late October 2001 as they felt it was anything butContinue reading “Patriot Act is about to ride out into the sunset after Senate smack down”

Hillary Clinton enters 2016 race for president – watch her announcement video

Hillary Clinton officially declared she is running for the President of the United States in 2016. Click here for the full story of her announcement, see her announcement video and see how her entering the race affects the entire presidential field!

The marriage of Bill Maher and U.S. Senator Rand Paul

Paul has been working to bridge the gap between the Republicans and Democrats. Often seen as a libertarian in Washington, D.C. and has made no bones about his intent to run for President in 2016 as a Republican. Maher, a liberal who donated at least $1 million to Barack Obama’s last campaign. Maher was impressedContinue reading “The marriage of Bill Maher and U.S. Senator Rand Paul”

U.S. Senate Bill 2363 is not pro-gun rights

Yesterday, July 8, 2014, the United States Senate vote to proceed with a measure to consider for floor consideration the so-called “Bipartisan Sportsmen’s Act of 2014.” Designed to help re-elect anti-gun Democrats in the 2014 primary and general elections, Senate Bill 2363 does not comport with the U.S. Constitution and prior U.S. Supreme Court decisions.Continue reading “U.S. Senate Bill 2363 is not pro-gun rights”

Young Americans for Liberty Announce 6th annual national convention

Yesterday, May 6, 2014, the Young Americans for Liberty (YAL) organization announced their plans for their 6th annual national convention. The convention will occur from July 30, 2014 through August 2, 2014 in Arlington, Virginia and attendance is by invitation-only – participants must apply to attend. Read the rest of the story here.

Rand Paul: "When you protect the individual you protect the minority, so you protect minority rights."

“I’ve been pretty harsh about where the [Republican] party is now. I think we evolve, adapt or die because we’re winning a lot of Congressional seats but we’re not winning nationally. We win rural America and we lose the cities,” Paul said during a wide-ranging interview on Boston Herald Radio and a subsequent sit-down withContinue reading “Rand Paul: "When you protect the individual you protect the minority, so you protect minority rights."”

Rand Paul: “When you protect the individual you protect the minority, so you protect minority rights.”

“I’ve been pretty harsh about where the [Republican] party is now. I think we evolve, adapt or die because we’re winning a lot of Congressional seats but we’re not winning nationally. We win rural America and we lose the cities,” Paul said during a wide-ranging interview on Boston Herald Radio and a subsequent sit-down withContinue reading “Rand Paul: “When you protect the individual you protect the minority, so you protect minority rights.””