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House and Senate Are Considering Bills to Allow Hemp Nationwide

Republican Congressman Thomas Massie is a man on a mission, and that mission is to get farmers in his home state of Kentucky and across the nation growing hemp again. Massie is a staunch libertarian with a disdain for intrusive federal regulation .. . . . → Read More: House and Senate Are Considering Bills to Allow Hemp Nationwide
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Libertarian Party Response to President Obama’s State of the Union Address

Mr. President, in your State of the Union address, you propose to make Big Government even bigger. You propose pouring more taxpayer dollars into another federal education program, this time for community colleges. But federal intervention has driven up the price of higher education. . . . → Read More: Libertarian Party Response to President Obama’s State of the Union Address
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Local and State Police Can’t use Federal Law to Seize Assets Anymore

Attorney General Eric Holder announced Friday that the Department of Justice would be putting a stop to local and state police participation in a federal asset seizure program called “Equitable Sharing.” The program has allowed local and state police to seize assets. . . . → Read More: Local and State Police Can’t use Federal Law to Seize Assets Anymore
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Watch Out! More Gun Laws In Sight in 2015

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Representative Mike Honda (D-California) is taking aim at the Second Amendment with 3 proposed bills, which include making it illegal to make your own gun at home. The Responsible Body Armor Possession Act, The Homemade Firearms Accountability Act and .. . . . → Read More: Watch Out! More Gun Laws In Sight in 2015
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Lawmaker Proposes Required Classes on Gun Safety in Public Schools

A proposed Second Amendment Education Act in South Carolina would require all public schools in the state to provide a three-week course on gun safety, with curriculum approved by the National Rifle Association. . . . → Read More: Lawmaker Proposes Required Classes on Gun Safety in Public Schools
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Obama Declares War On Extremism – Are You An Extremist According To His Definition?

Obama Declares War On Extremism - Are You An Extremist According To His Definition?
Do you know what an "extremist" is? In the wake of the horrible terror attacks on the offices of Charlie Hebdo in France, Barack Obama is speaking very boldly about the need to win the war against "extremists", and .. . . . → Read More: Obama Declares War On Extremism – Are You An Extremist According To His Definition?
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The Police Threat Is Too High

We are constantly reminded of how dangerous it is to be a police officer. A total of 50 police officers were reportedly killed last year in the “line of duty,” but the police themselves managed to kill 1,029 Americans during the same time period, most of whom were unarmed and innocent of wrongdoings. . . . → Read More: The Police Threat Is Too High
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All Over America, Government Officials Are Cracking Down On Preppers

There are approximately 3 million preppers in the United States today, and often they appear to be singled out for punishment by bureaucratic control freaks that are horrified at the thought that there are families out there that actually want to try to become less dependent on the system. . . . → Read More: All Over America, Government Officials Are Cracking Down On Preppers
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House Republicans Just Voted to Change Obamacare For the Worse

House Republicans Just Voted to Change Obamacare For the Worse
In a 252 to 172 vote, the House voted down the health law’s 30-hour workweek, which as part of the employer mandate requires businesses with 50 or more workers to provide coverage to employees who work at least that many hours in a week. In its place, the House adopted a 40-hour week. . . . → Read More: House Republicans Just Voted to Change Obamacare For the Worse
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Police: Bill Gates’ Estate Staff Member Alleged to Trade Child Porn

Police: Bill Gates’ Estate Staff Member Alleged to Trade Child Porn
A Seattle man employed as an engineer at Bill and Melinda Gates' home is now accused of amassing a 6,000-image child pornography collection and trading child rape photos by Gmail. Prosecutors say Rick Allen Jones admitted he’d been collecting child rape videos .. . . . → Read More: Police: Bill Gates’ Estate Staff Member Alleged to Trade Child Porn
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Are You Aware of the Ziplock Method for DUI Checkpoints?

Are You Aware of the Ziplock Method for DUI Checkpoints
Sobriety checkpoints — also known as DUI checkpoints — are the most common roadblocks you might encounter. They function as a general purpose investigatory tactic where police can get a close look at passing motorists by detaining them briefly. . . . → Read More: Are You Aware of the Ziplock Method for DUI Checkpoints?
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Fed Hiring Emergency Preparedness Specialist Familiar With DHS Directives

The Federal Reserve is set to hire an "emergency preparedness specialist" familiar with "Homeland Security directives" and Hazmat procedures according to a post on the official Fed Careers Twitter account. The job posting has raised eyebrows. . . . → Read More: Fed Hiring Emergency Preparedness Specialist Familiar With DHS Directives
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2014: The Year the American Justice System Officially Died

2014: The Year the American Justice System Officially Died
It took years for the government to release the legal “justification” for the president’s kill list. It did so only when pressed. 2014 made it clear that there is not only an utterly destroyed sense of justice in the United States, but that the justice system in particular is a sham. . . . → Read More: 2014: The Year the American Justice System Officially Died
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Isolated Incidents? A Lawsuit is Filed Against the NYPD Every 2 1/2 Hours

New York City comptroller, Scott Stringer, recently released a map of all lawsuits filed against the NYPD in 2013. This graphic representation of police misconduct was then analyzed and compiled into a compelling report which illustrates the dire need of reform. . . . → Read More: Isolated Incidents? A Lawsuit is Filed Against the NYPD Every 2 1/2 Hours
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Supreme Court Rules; No Protection Against Fourth Amendment Violations

Supreme Court Rules; No Protection Against Fourth Amendment Violations
In a blow to the constitutional rights of citizens, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled 8-1 in Heien v. State of North Carolina that police officers are permitted to violate American citizens’ Fourth Amendment rights if the violation results from a “reasonable” mistake about the law on the part of police. . . . → Read More: Supreme Court Rules; No Protection Against Fourth Amendment Violations