Mr. Sunshine? Ron Paul Wins Support to Audit Fed Reserve

All of a sudden, Congress is paying close attention to Ron Paul. The feisty congressman from Texas, whose insurgent “Ron Paul Revolution” presidential campaign rankled Republican leaders last year, now has the GOP House leadership on his side — backing a measure that generated paltry support when he first introduced …

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Ben Bernanke: Federal Reserve audit would constitute “takeover” by Congress, threaten the “financial system, dollar and economy”

When asked by Rep. John Duncan on Thursday about the fact that a majority of Congress is co-sponsoring Ron Paul’s HR 1207 bill to audit the Federal Reserve, Ben Bernanke responded: Ben Bernanke: “My concern about the legislation is that if the GAO is auditing not only the operational aspects …

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