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Occupational Licensing, Competition, and the Constitution: Prospects for Reform?

U.S. antitrust law focuses primarily on private anticompetitive restraints, leaving the most serious impediments to a vibrant competitive process – government-initiated restraints – relatively free to flourish.   1,033 more words

Economics

California's Foie Gras Ban May Have Far-Reaching Implications

The Los Angeles ban on foie gras  is another example of the so-called “animal rights” groups exerting power to further their agenda.  That agenda, despite what they say, has very little to do with animal welfare.  1,262 more words

Legislation

We Only Have 1 Realistic Chance to Amend the Constitution

The Udall Amendment to amend the Constitution to end money as speech doesn’t go far enough.

It’s hard enough to pass any sort of legislation these days, which addresses real problems given the political gridlock and the capture of the political process by corporations and super wealthy individuals. 324 more words

We Only Have 1 Realistic Chance to Amend the Constitution

The Udall Amendment to amend the Constitution to end money as speech doesn’t go far enough.

It’s hard enough to pass any sort of legislation these days, which addresses real problems given the political gridlock and the capture of the political process by corporations and super wealthy individuals. 321 more words

VA IG Report Isn’t Good + More - Daily Digest

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THE FOUNDATION

“I ask, Sir, what is the militia? It is the whole people. To disarm the people is the best and most effectual way to enslave them.” –George Mason, Speech During Virginia’s Convention to Ratify the Constitution, 1788… 2,196 more words

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