Rep Justin Amash : “If we’re going to continue to engage militarily in Syria, then the president and Congress owe it to our troops to debate and vote on war.”

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Judicial Watch Warns FBI of Obligation to Recover Records Unlawfully Removed by Former Director James Comey

Judicial Watch today announced it sent Acting FBI Director Andrew G. McCabe a warning letter concerning the FBI’s legal responsibility under the Federal Records Act (FRA) to recover records, including memos Comey subsequently leaked to the media, unlawfully removed from the Bureau by former Director James Comey. … More Judicial Watch Warns FBI of Obligation to Recover Records Unlawfully Removed by Former Director James Comey

Government Surveillance and Academic Thought Policing Are Taking Us to 1984

In their Atlantic cover story, “The Coddling of the American Mind,” Greg Lukianoff and Jonathan Haidt explain and explore how higher education is fast becoming a place where students expect not to be faced with or to contend with controversial ideas but to be protected from them. … More Government Surveillance and Academic Thought Policing Are Taking Us to 1984

What Everyone is Missing About the Comey-Trump Debacle

“What fools “we” must be to think a reliance on non-binding political traditions can keep us immune from political abuses and corruption.” “As George Orwell correctly assessed while reviewing Hayek’s Road to Serfdom, “By bringing the whole of life under the control of the State, Socialism necessarily gives power to an inner ring of bureaucrats, … More What Everyone is Missing About the Comey-Trump Debacle

AG Jeff Sessions Put an End to a Practice that Has Funneled Hundreds of Billions to Political Cronies

The Department of Justice (DOJ) will end its third-party settlement practice, a controversial prosecutorial tactic critics deride as a scheme to finance the government’s political allies, and resolve cases without judicial oversight. … More AG Jeff Sessions Put an End to a Practice that Has Funneled Hundreds of Billions to Political Cronies

IRS loses lawsuit over PTIN fees, suspends PTIN system, and may be forced to refund preparers

A federal district court has ruled in favor of tax preparers who filed a class-action lawsuit against the Internal Revenue Service over its right to charge fees for Preparer Tax Identification Numbers, and the IRS may need to refund hundreds of millions of dollars in fees collected each year. In response the IRS has temporarily suspended the system. (Requires Registration) … More IRS loses lawsuit over PTIN fees, suspends PTIN system, and may be forced to refund preparers