Following up on last year’s congressional efforts to audit the Federal Reserve, Republican Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky has re-introduced a bill that would subject the Federal Reserve to a full audit. A similar bill has been introduced in the House of Representatives by Republican Congressman Thomas Massie of Kentucky.
Congressmen won a small victory, but a victory nevertheless, in their efforts to dismantle Operation Chokepoint, the government operation that cuts off funding to legitimate businesses that the Obama administration finds in disfavor.
Communist Party USA boss John Bachtell boasted in a recent column that his Marxist-Leninist organization, a domestic arm of Soviet tyranny for decades, “utilizes” the increasingly radical Democratic Party to advance its totalitarian objectives in the United States. Writing in the Communist Party propaganda mouthpiece People’s World, Bachtell suggested that, eventually, a “radical third party” would become a viable option to advance communism in America. However, for now, he argued, fending off what he calls the “ultra-right” — essentially anyone to the right of Obama, whom American communists openly backed in both elections — requires the CPUSA to continue utilizing the Democrat Party as a “vehicle.”
A new congressional caucus,started by nine Republicans, promises to defend freedom in a hostile environment: the Congress of the United States.