Show NotesJohn Adams, Liberty Cigar Company CEO, joins Liberty & Justice Episode 33. John and Matt discuss American history and fine cigars. Learn more about John’s company at https://libertycigars.com
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As history is the lifeblood of our nation, The Liberty Cigar Company was founded to rekindle and stoke the sacred fire of liberty so that it may burn brightly in the hearts of those now living and yet unborn.
We subscribe to the noble tenets embodied in the Declaration of Independence, that we are not endowed by whim, will, or want of government, but rather, are “endowed by our Creator with certain unalienable rights.”
We were founded with the expressed and honorable goal of marrying the joy of a meticulously-crafted cigar with the magnificent story of America.
The Liberty Cigar Company’s mission is reacquaint men and women with our grand Republic together with the simple pleasures of respite & leisure. We shall help to create and maintain lasting bonds, whether among one or many, which have been wrought in the billowing blue smoke of our great cigars.
Matthew G. Whitaker was acting Attorney General of the United States (2018-2019). Prior to becoming acting Attorney General, Mr. Whitaker served as Chief of Staff to the Attorney General. He was appointed as the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Iowa by President George W. Bush, serving from 2004-2009. Whitaker was the managing partner of Des Moines based law firm, Whitaker Hagenow & Gustoff LLP from 2009 until rejoining DOJ in 2017. He was also the Executive Director for FACT, The Foundation for Accountability & Civic Trust, an ethics and accountability watchdog, between 2014 and 2017. Mr. Whitaker is Author of the book--Above the Law, The Inside Story of How the Justice Department Tried to Subvert President Trump. Buy Matt’s book here: https://amzn.to/3IXUOb8
Mr. Whitaker graduated with a Master of Business Administration, Juris Doctor, and Bachelor of Arts from the University of Iowa. While at Iowa, Mr. Whitaker was a three-year letterman on the football team where he received the prestigious Big Ten Medal of Honor.
Mr. Whitaker is now a Co-Chair of the Center for Law and Justice at America First Policy Institute and a Senior Fellow at the American Conservative Union Foundation. Matt is on the Board of Directors for America First Legal Foundation and is a Senior Advisor to IronGate Capital Advisors. He is also Of Counsel with the Graves Garrett law firm. Whitaker appears regularly to discuss legal and political issues on Fox News, Newsmax and other news outlets. He splits his time between Iowa, Florida and Washington, D.C.