Post Tagged with: "Disclose Act"

May 18, 2011 04:32

The tyranny continues – The IRS Gets Political

A tax probe of donations given by a specific class of political donors is a boldfaced attempt to punish and discourage political speech.

May 13, 2011 04:13

“They don’t give a damn about what’s right and what’s wrong” – Sen. Hatch on team Obama

“They’re answer to anything is to raise taxes. And I guarantee you, you raise any taxes they’ll spend every dime of it.” – Orrin Hatch discusses taxes, government overreach and the debt ceiling on the Hugh Hewitt radio show.

May 5, 2011 06:23

Leftists urge Obama to sign extortionist executive order

An executive order forcing all government suppliers and contractors to disclose political contributions would imply that businesses better “pay to play”. Its the Chicago way.

May 2, 2011 06:16

Political Privacy Should Be a Civil Right

This order represents the latest salvo in the Obama administration’s war on the First Amendment rights of its political opponents.

December 7, 2010 17:54

Anonymity and The First Amendment

The Federalist Society’s Free Speech & Election Law Practice Group hosted this panel discussion on “Anonymity and The First Amendment” at the 2010 National Lawyers Convention. This video discusses the potential requirements of the Democrats ‘Disclose Act’ that would require the public disclosure of all contributors to any political ad, issue ad or advocacy group.

October 12, 2010 08:18

Democrats unleash the IRS and Justice on donors to their political opponents.

If at first you don’t succeed, get some friends in high places to shut your opponents up. That’s the latest Washington power play, as Democrats and liberals attack the Chamber of Commerce and independent spending groups in an attempt to stop businesses from participating in politics.

September 14, 2010 08:01

Desperate Dems seek to ram through campaign restrictions before November

Democrat lobbyists like Fred Wertheimer, the president of Democracy 21, which has received heavy funding from George Soros’ Open Society Institute, the Carnegie Corporation of New York, the Joyce Foundation, and the Pew Charitable Trusts want the DISCLOSE ACT pushed through before the November elections to stifle Republican campaign supporters but enable unions free reign.

August 5, 2010 03:54

Battles Looming Over First Amendment Rights

With all of the takeovers of various aspects of society by the Obama administration, none are as perilous as the one takeover we could be on the brink of—namely the First Amendment.

July 28, 2010 13:16

The Hill’s Hide-and-Seek Hypocrites

The DISCLOSE Act is just another example of the Democratic majority’s endless hide-and-seek hypocrisy. – Michele Malkin

July 27, 2010 19:15

GOP holds the line against DISCLOSE Act

Finally one for the Gipper. A bill designed to aid incumbent Democrats and give unions an advantage in campaigning went down in a narrow vote today thanks to staunch Republican opposition. The Disclose Act was a reaction to the Supreme Court Citizens United Decision which had Obama chiding the Supreme Court Justices at the State of the Union speech.