1,554Feb 19, 2010
Conservative Political Action Conference, Afternoon Session
Political leaders and conservative activists talked about the conservative moment and the Obama administration at the Conservative Political Action Conference. Among the topics addressed were ...
188Feb 18, 2010
Bob Barr on the Two-Party System
Former Representative and Libertarian Presidential Candidate Bob Barr spoke about partisanship and the operation of the two-party system in U.S. politics. Among the topics he addressed were the ...
427Oct 30, 2008
Third Party Presidential Candidates Debate
Third party presidential candidates participated in a debate in Cleveland, Ohio. Dan Moulthrop moderated.
60Oct 20, 2008
Libertarian presidential nominee Bob Barr talked about his candidacy for president, his views on domestic and foreign policies, and responded to telephone calls and electronic ...
57Oct 5, 2008
Libertarian Nominee Campaign Speech
Libertarian Presidential Nominee Bob Barr recently attended the Illinois Libertarian Convention. Congressman Barr talked about his bid for president and the recent $700 financial markets ...
4,983Jul 25, 2008
Constitutional Limits of Executive Power
The House Judiciary Committee held a hearing titled “Executive Power and Its Constitutional Limitations” to examine legal and legislative responses to allegations of misconduct and the ...
41Jul 12, 2008
The Future of Politics Panel
Participants spoke about the political climate in Washington, DC and possibilities for changing “business-as-usual” attitudes about public policy making in Washington. Among the ...
226Jul 9, 2008
Libertarian Presidential Candidate Bob Barr
Libertarian presidential candidate Bob Barr was interviewed in the C-SPAN studios. He spoke about a number of issues including his decision to run as a third-party presidential candidate, ...
48May 26, 2008
Campaign 2008 and Libertarians
Appearing by remote access from the Libertarian Convention in Denver, Libertarian Presidential nominee Bob Barr talked about the Libertarian
Party and what it offers as an alternative to the ...
403May 25, 2008
Libertarian Party Presidential Nomination
The Libertarian Party national convention selected the party’s candidate for president of the United States. The procedings were opened with a speech by party activist Barry ...
813May 24, 2008
Libertarian Party Debates
Candidates for the Libertarian Party nomination for president debated. James Pinkerton moderated.
42Apr 10, 2008
Libertarian Presidential Bid
Former Rep. Bob Barr announced April 5 that he had formed an exploratory committee to run for president in 2008 as a Libertarian. Barr left the Republican Party in 2007 to become a ...
52Mar 20, 2007
An alliance of conservatives held a news conference to announce the formation of the American Freedom Agenda, a coalition launched to “defend civil liberties and roll back excessive ...
112Jan 10, 2007
Government Data Mining
The Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing on “Balancing Privacy and Security: The Privacy Implications of Government Data Mining Programs.” Witnesses testified about ...
50May 3, 2005
Patriot Act Reauthorization
Witnesses testified about the reauthorization of the Patriot Act. This hearing focused on Sections 201, 202, and 203, the criminal wiretap provisions. It also focused on Section 213, the ...
40Apr 23, 2005
National Security and Individual Liberty
Former Representative Barr and others spoke at a discussion on whether the Bush administration had improved domestic security for Americans or had only curtailed liberty under measures such as the ...
110Mar 22, 2005
The participants announced the formation of a new organization, Patriots to Restore Checks and Balances, to seek congressional review of the most intrusive provisions of the Patriot Act. It was ...
5Feb 20, 2005
CPAC 2005 Book Interview
Rep. Barr talked about his book, The Meaning of Is.
23Feb 19, 2005
Former Rep. Barr talked about the balance between protection from terrorism and preserving individual civil rights. He criticized the elimination of privacy and other rights by the federal ...
50Sep 22, 2004
Counterterrorism Legislation Review
Witnesses testified before the committee about the U.S.A. Patriot Act and the SAFE Act and the impact of this legislation on the War on Terror. They spoke about the relationship between these ...
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