Defend Free Speech

We are committed to stopping all efforts to restrict the First Amendment, including shameful efforts to amend the Constitution to empower politicians to regulate political speech, attempts to undermine the privacy of members of groups that engage in controversial speech, and backdoor regulatory efforts to limit the First Amendment at federal agencies.

By Phil Kerpen

Many conservatives are waving off concerns about Facebook manipulating its Trending News feature because it’s a private company.  In addition to legal concerns related to the fact the feature was deceptively misrepresented, there is a bigger reason Facebook’s conduct should set off alarm bells:  the company has long advocated regulatory changes that could eventually make mandatory for the whole Internet the type of content manipulation that Facebook has been imposing on its own site.

By Phil Kerpen

By Phil Kerpen

We strongly support H. R. 1104, Rep. Peter Roskam's bill to prohibit the IRS from imposing gift tax on contributions to non-profit organizations.  As we explained in our letter of support to Rep. Roskam last month:

American Commitment, a national advocacy organization committed to free markets and limited government, easily won the vote in a national video contest organized by liberal groups MoveOn.org and MAYDAY.us—despite organizers changing the competition rules by extending the voting period.

Washington, D.C.—American Commitment, a national advocacy organization, is launching an online ad campaign aimed at thanking Senator Pat Roberts for his steadfast defense of free speech.  President Obama and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid supported a Constitutional Amendment last month that w

By Phil Kerpen

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