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Personal Liberty Digest™ P.M. Edition 5-5-2014: Forget Minimum Wage, Let’s Talk Maximum Wage; Gowdy Selected To Head Benghazi Committee Dems Will Stonewall; SCOTUS Passes On 2nd Amendment Case; Dems Push Amnesty On Cinco De Mayo; How Border Patrol Hurts Ranchers; Ron Paul On America’s Economic Downfall

May 5, 2014 by  

Brush up on the day’s headlines with Personal Liberty’s P.M. Edition news links.

GOP Selects Gowdy To Head Benghazi Select Committee, Democrats Poised To Stonewall Investigation

House Republicans have tapped Representative Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.), a former Federal prosecutor, to lead a select committee that will investigate the September 2011 terror attacks in Benghazi, Libya, which led to the deaths of four Americans. Read More… 

Supreme Court Passes On New Jersey Gun Control Case

The U.S. Supreme Court reaffirmed its ongoing hands-off stance on taking up cases involving 2nd Amendment rights today, declining without comment to hear a New Jersey case that challenges the Constitutionality of a State law forbidding lawful gun owners from carrying their firearms in public. Read More… 

Rick Perry: Forget The Minimum Wage; Worry About The ‘Maximum Wage’

Texas Governor and potential Republican Presidential candidate Rick Perry made smoke come out of confused progressive viewers’ ears Sunday when he told host David Gregory on NBC’s “Meet the Press” that his administration isn’t concerned with raising the minimum wage in Texas — rather, it’s focused on raising the “maximum wage.” Watch… 

Democrats Use Cinco de Mayo To Push For Amnesty

Most Americans who bother to celebrate the Mexican Army’s 1862 victory against the French in the Battle of Puebla will do so by eating some Mexican food or guzzling tequila. But on Monday, some Democrats said the Nation should honor the holiday in a different manner: By offering amnesty to Mexicans who have come to the United States illegally. Read More… 

Ron Paul Explains Why America Is No Longer Economic Leader

Last week World Bank economists predicted that China would soon displace the United States as the world’s largest economy. The fact that this one-time economic basket case is now positioned to surpass the U.S. is one more sign of the damage done to American prosperity by welfare, warfare, corporatism, and fiat money. Straight Talk… 

Heavy-Handed Federal Border Patrol Hurts U.S. Ranchers

Many conservative Americans who despise the increasingly-militarized police state tactics showing up throughout the Nation are unwittingly advocating for citizens and landowners in States along the Border to endure such abuse. This video provides evidence of why throwing money at the U.S.’s border with Mexico without first fixing the bureaucratic problems in Federal Border Patrol efforts is hurting American citizens. Video… 

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