More Earmarks – Less Government

In his latest column Ron Paul explains how earmarks increase transparency by assigning funds (that would otherwise be spent by secretive bureaucrats) to a specific and fully accountable purpose. Download the column as an MP3 file here (3:33 minutes). Earmarks Don’t Add Up by Ron Paul Earmarks seem to be …

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Ron Paul: Iraq is a Powder Keg

In this speech to Congress, Ron Paul points out that our involvement in Iraq, Afghanistan and Pakistan continues to drain our financial resources, undermine our national defense, demoralize our military and exacerbate our financial crisis. Channel: C-SPAN Date: 3/4/2009 Transcript: Ron Paul: Mr. Speaker, the end of the war is …

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Ron Paul Introduces Bill to Audit the Fed

February 26, 2009 Madame Speaker, I rise to introduce the Federal Reserve Transparency Act. Throughout its nearly 100-year history, the Federal Reserve has presided over the near-complete destruction of the United States dollar. Since 1913 the dollar has lost over 95% of its purchasing power, aided and abetted by the …

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Ron Paul and Paul Volcker Discuss Fiat Currencies

In the “Hearing on Restoring the Economy: Strategies for Short-term and Long-term Change”, Ron Paul and Paul Volcker discuss the history, present and future of fiat currencies. Date: 2/26/2009 Transcript: Chairman: Mr. Paul for one minute? Ron Paul: Thank you, Madam Chairman. I, too, hear my voice all the time …

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The Time Has Come: Let’s End The Fed!

Ron Paul addresses Congress Channel: C-SPAN Date: 2/25/2008 Transcript: Ron Paul: Mr. Speaker, the Federal Reserve is the culprit. It has delivered this crisis to us. The Federal Reserve’s low interest policy is a big mistake; it is not a panacea. Artificially low interest rates are achieved by inflating the …

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