On this edition of Liberty Update, Tim Lee, Vice President of Legal Affairs at the Center for Individual Freedom (CFIF), talks about current issues in politics and news. Up for discussion this week: defense of Stand Your Ground laws in the wake of the Zimmerman trial verdict, the future of Detroit and Stevie Wonder's announcement that he will boycott Florida. Originally aired on NRA News Cam & Co. 7/22/13.
Lee also discusses Stevie Wonder's announcement that he will boycott Florida.
April 13th, 2015Tim Lee: Intellectual Property Rights and Innovation
The policy analyst talks about the importance of strong IP laws in the United States.
April 6th, 2015Tim Lee: The Worst Economic Recovery in History
The policy analyst talks about corruption in government, and the jobs report from the Labor Department.
April 1st, 2015Tim Lee: Despite Western Desire for Peace, Iran Cannot Be Trusted
The policy analyst talks about the Obama administration's secretive negotiations with Iran.
March 23rd, 2015Tim Lee: Did the World Improve Under Secretary of State Clinton?
The policy analyst talks about the presidential hopeful's time at the Department of State.
March 16th, 2015Tim Lee: Senate has Constitutional Obligation in Iranian Nuclear Agreement
The policy analyst talks about the letter sent by U.S. Senators to leaders in Iran.
March 9th, 2015Tim Lee: Clinton's Email Cover-Up and a Presidential Run
The policy analyst discusses the threat to her presidential candidacy, and to democracy itself.
March 2nd, 2015Tim Lee: Obamacare's State vs. Federal Exchange Subsidies
The policy analyst talks about an upcoming Supreme Court case.
February 23rd, 2015Tim Lee: The Track Record of Non-Intervention
The policy analyst discusses examples where a lack of response has led to disaster.
February 2nd, 2015Tim Lee: The President's Proposed Budget
The policy analyst talks about Super Bowl XLIX, and a federal budget focused on more spending.
January 26th, 2015Tim Lee: No-Compromise Will Make for a Difficult Two Years
The policy analyst talks about the president’s approach to dealing with Congress.
January 12th, 2015Tim Lee: Where Was President Obama?
The policy analyst talks about free speech in schools, and the unity march in Paris.
January 5th, 2015Tim Lee: GOP Congress Opposes Net Neutrality Move
The policy analyst talks about the nature of Title II regulation.
December 29th, 2014Tim Lee: Second Amendment Ends 2014 on a High Note
The policy analyst talks about research showing an increase in support for gun rights.
December 22nd, 2014Tim Lee: Whether to Consider Criminal Convictions of Job Applicants
The policy analyst talks about an example of government overregulation.
December 15th, 2014Tim Lee: New Congress May Pass Corporate Tax Reform
The policy analyst talks about the need to change corporate tax law to benefit all Americans.
December 8th, 2014Tim Lee: Online Gaming Ban a Bad Idea
The policy analyst talks about proposed federal legislation.
December 1st, 2014Tim Lee: Supreme Court Likely to Rule Against Obamacare
The policy analyst talks about wording of Obamacare and the Supreme Court.
November 24th, 2014Tim Lee: Is Justice Roberts Listening to Jonathan Gruber?
The policy analyst talks about Obamacare and a new Supreme Court challenge.
November 17th, 2014Tim Lee: Obama Executive Action May Backfire
The policy analyst talks about the risks of the Obama’s actions on immigration and net neutrality.
November 10th, 2014Tim Lee: Net Neutrality is Overregulation at Its Worst
The policy analyst talks about the president's support for new government regulation.