The Federal Reserve Under Fire

Alan Grayson: It’s surprising to me that it has gotten essentially no mainstream media coverage at all because we’re talking about so much money. William Greider: The Federal Reserve is the black hole in American democracy. Ron Paul: All we have to say is, what do they have to hide? …

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The Case Against An Unaccountable Federal Reserve

For almost a century, the secretive and unaccountable Federal Reserve has silently manipulated the economy and the value of the dollar, and they are understandably upset about the increased scrutiny and criticism their abnormal and undemocratic activities have started to attract. In his latest column, Ron Paul explains why this …

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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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