Ron Paul: The U.S. Government Is Defaulting on the American People

by Ron Paul The debt ceiling debate is providing plenty of opportunity for political theater in Washington. Proponents of raising the debt ceiling are throwing around the usual scare tactics and misinformation in order to intimidate opponents into accepting more debt and taxes. It is important to distinguish the truth …

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Ron Paul: We Need Free Competition in Currencies!

by Ron Paul The end of June marked what is hopefully the end of the Federal Reserve’s policy of quantitative easing. For months the Fed has purchased hundreds of billions of dollars of Treasury debt, enabling the government to fund its profligate deficit spending, push the national debt to its …

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Ron Paul: The TSA Is Not Above The Law!

by Ron Paul The press reports are horrifying: 95 year-old women humiliated; children molested; disabled people abused; men and women subjected to unwarranted groping and touching of their most private areas; involuntary radiation exposure. If the perpetrators were a gang of criminals, their headquarters would be raided by SWAT teams …

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Energy Independence: Government Should Neither Inhibit Nor Subsidize Any Type of Energy

by Ron Paul As the economy continues in its downward spiral and talks in Congress about reducing spending have only amounted to political theater, the subject of how the tax code treats energy has become a topic of controversy. Specifically, should we subsidize, enforce mandates, or give tax credits and …

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Ron Paul: End Debt-Funded Nationbuilding and Preemptive Wars!

by Ron Paul Last week I joined six Republican and three Democrat colleagues to file a lawsuit against the Obama administration over its illegal war against Libya. Now that more than 90 days have passed since the president began bombing Libya, no one can seriously claim that the administration has …

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Restore America Now: End the Fed, Stop the Wars, Abolish the Income Tax!

Date: 06/13/2011 The Keys to Economic Growth by Ron Paul Recent economic data show that U.S. job growth in May was negligible, while the official unemployment figure– at least the figure the Labor Department admits to– rose to 9.1%. The real unemployment figure, however, as compiled by economist John Williams, …

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