Category Archives: Civil Liberties

ALERT: Stop this bill in the House‏

LIPINSKI, ROSKAM, HULTGREN WARN AGAINST ILLINOIS’ PROPOSAL TO OPPRESS FREE EXERCISE OF RELIGION SPRINGFIELD, IL – A bill that would force pro-life health care providers to promote and participate in abortion, SB 1564, passed the Illinois Senate this week, and … Continue reading

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LEAVE YOUR 13-YEAR-OLD HOME ALONE? POLICE CAN TAKE HER INTO CUSTODY UNDER ILLINOIS LAW

Illinois Policy Institute – Any parents who leave their children age 13 or younger home alone may be guilty of neglect under Illinois state law. That’s because Illinois law states that “any minor under the age of 14 years whose … Continue reading

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VA Sends Veterans’ Medical Info To FBI To Get Their Guns Taken Away

Daily Caller – Documents obtained by The Daily Caller and interviews with American veterans reveal a shocking government program: The Department of Veterans Affairs is disarming America’s veterans by getting them placed on the FBI’s criminal background-check list. The VA … Continue reading

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Don’t Extend the Dead Hand of the FCC to the Internet

Reason – On February 26, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will vote on a proposal to regulate companies that provide Internet access as public utilities. Spearheaded by President Obama and reluctantly embraced by FCC chief Tom Wheeler, this plan is … Continue reading

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“You Will Never Stop The Voice Of Liberty”: Steve Tucker Speaks Out On Truthy-gate

Red State – Truthy, is a nearly million dollar taxpayer financed research project of Indiana University computer science professor, Filippo Menczer, that tracked, monitored, and recorded tweets from conservatives on Twitter.  In a 2012 book Menczer admitted to using his Truthy … Continue reading

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FEC Chair: Government May Soon Move To Limit Conservative Media

Daily Caller – Federal Election Commission Chairman Lee E. Goodman warned that the federal government — including some officials in his office — may soon move to clamp down on conservative media. “I think that there are impulses in the … Continue reading

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Senator Harry Reid: cattle rustler for Communist China

Examiner – by James Simpson, This week, the Bureau of Land Management has been attempting to confiscate the cattle of Cliven Bundy, the last rancher in Nevada’s Clark County. On Wednesday, BLM agents confronted the Bundy family and supporters, using attack dogs, tasers … Continue reading

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Walsh: A Victory in the First Battle of What Will be a Long War

Walsh Freedom – The story of Cliven Bundy and his battle with the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has been going on for a long time. Since 1993, Bundy and his family have been fighting with the federal government … Continue reading

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FCC pulls plug on press study

The Hill – The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is pulling the plug on a controversial study that critics warned would have threatened the First Amendment right to freedom of the press. A spokeswoman with the commission said on Friday that … Continue reading

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Obama Administration’s Plan to Study Newsrooms Is Drawing Plenty of Public Opposition

The Blaze – A plan by the Federal Communications Commission to study how news organizations select stories has prompted about 10,000 people to sign a petition demanding: “no government monitors in newsrooms.” That’s according to the American Center for Law … Continue reading

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