Ron Paul’s Opening Statement: The Federal Reserve Created the Crisis

Event: House Financial Services Committee Hearing Date: July 21, 2009 Transcript Ron Paul: Thank you, Mr. Chairman. Good morning, Chairman Bernanke. The Federal Reserve in collaboration with the giant banks has created the greatest financial crisis the world has ever seen. The foolish notion that unlimited amounts of money and …

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Ron Paul Questions Jim Carr of the National Community Reinvestment Coalition

Venue: House Financial Services Subcommittee on Domestic Monetary Policy and Technology Hearing: Regulatory Restructuring: Safeguarding Consumer Protection and the Role of the Federal Reserve Date: 7/16/2009 Jim Carr’s complete testimony (pdf) Ron Paul: Thank you, Mr. Chairman. I have a question for Mr. Carr on how optimistic he might be …

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Ron Paul to Congress: You want to protect consumers? Try honest money.

Venue: House Financial Services Subcommittee on Domestic Monetary Policy and Technology Hearing: Regulatory Restructuring: Safeguarding Consumer Protection and the Role of the Federal Reserve Date: 7/16/2009 Ron Paul: Thank you, Mr. Chairman. I want to thank you for holding these hearings because I think they’re very important and the subject, …

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Ron Paul Questions Dr. Meltzer and Dr. Galbraith on Federal Reserve Transparency

Dr. Allan Meltzer, The Allan H. Meltzer University Professor of Political Economy, Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University – Testimony Dr. James K. Galbraith, Lloyd M. Bentsen Jr. Chair in Government/ Business Relations and Professor of Government, LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas – Testimony (pdf) Event: …

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Ron Paul to Fed Vice-Chairman: Your “Independence” is a Code Word for “Secrecy”

Event: Regulatory Restructuring: Balancing the Independence of the Federal Reserve in Monetary Policy with Systemic Risk Regulation Venue: House Financial Service Committee’s Subcommittee on Domestic Monetary Policy and Technology Date: 7/9/2009 Mel Watt: My time has expired, and I’ll recognize the gentleman from Texas for five minutes. Ron Paul: Thank …

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