Personal Liberty Digest™ P.M. Edition 6-23-2014: SCOTUS Does Little To Chill EPA Agenda; Lawmaker Offers ‘Dog Ate My Tax Receipts Act’; Libs Scalp Another Mascot; Obama’s Drone Killing Memo Released; Ron Paul Wants To Teach Your Children


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Mixed Reactions To Supreme Court’s Ruling On EPA Power Grab

Depending on which story you read today about the Supreme Court’s 5-4 decision on how far the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) can stretch its ambitious regulatory authority, you may have gotten the impression that the Court is the Obama Administration’s rubber stamp or the immovable object blocking the advance of the President’s global warming agenda. Read More… 

Lawmaker Mocks IRS With ‘The Dog Ate My Tax Receipts Act’

Representative Steve Stockman (R-Texas) has introduced legislation that would afford average Americans the ability to “offer a variety of dubious excuses” for not having tax documents for the Internal Revenue Service after “the IRS offered an incredibly dubious excuse for its failure to turn documents over to House investigators.” Zing… 

On Deck For Another Racist Mascot Lawsuit: The Cleveland Indians

The Cleveland Indians baseball organization is getting sued over its mascot. A group called People Not Mascots is preparing to file a Federal lawsuit against the team’s ownership in response to the team’s longstanding association with its logo and mascot, Chief Wahoo. Read More… 

Memo Justifying Drone Killing Of American Al-Qaida Leader Is Released

A previously secret Justice Department memo, released by a Federal appeals court Monday, justified the targeted killing of Anwar al-Awlaki, an American citizen who was killed by a drone strike in Yemen in 2011, on the grounds that as a leader of an al-Qaida affiliate, he was actively “engaged in hostilities against the United States.” Read More… 

Ron Paul: Opt-Out Of Common Core And Opt-In To Pro-Liberty Curriculum

Growing dissatisfaction with Common Core and other centralized education schemes is leading an increasing number of parents to pursue alternatives such as homeschooling. Here’s An Idea… 

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