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"The Center for Individual Freedom is a non-partisan organization that protects individual freedom and individual rights guaranteed by the U.S. Constitution.


The Center seeks to focus public, legislative and judicial attention on the rule of law as embodied in the federal and state constitutions. Those documents both express and safeguard our fundamental civil liberties, including: Freedom of Speech; Academic Freedom; Freedom of Assembly; Freedom of the Press; Freedom from Censorship; Due Process; Equal Protection, The Right to Bear Arms, Privacy; Property Rights; Religious Freedoms; and Protection from Unlawful Search and Seizure and Excessive Government Intrusion.


In addition, as free-market advocates, we are dedicated to fighting over-burdensome state and federal regulations and taxing regimes."  (CFIF website.)


New Audio Interview

Please Note: Asbestos legislation S 852 being debated in Congress is supported by some, opposed by others in the business community. The CFA has taken no position on the bill. We are posting CFIF activities on this issue for your information.



Renee Giachino, Corporate Counsel and Senior Vice President of the Center for Individual Freedom, talks about CFIF's involvement in the current asbestos trust fund debate, and her perspective on the importance of the FAIR Act.

Listen to Interview


Center for Individual Freedom Speaks Out in Support of FAIR Act in letters to all 100 Senators

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Jan. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- The Center for Individual Freedom (CFIF) sent a letter to Senator Harry Reid (D-Nev.) yesterday expressing dismay at the Senator's recent comments from a January 25th interview with reporters regarding S. 852, the Fairness in Asbestos Injury Resolution (FAIR) Act.

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Circuit Court in Reverse Gear

San Francisco Examiner, Nov 1, 2004






If you know of or have authored an article or report that deserves recognition among corporate and public policy leaders, please send an email to


Jeffrey Mazzella

Executive Director

Center for Individual Freedom


113 South Columbus Street, Suite 310

Alexandria, VA 22314


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