Ron Paul: Suspend The Income Tax For 3-4 Years!

In his appearance on CNBC’s Squawk Box this morning, Ron Paul talked briefly about his CPAC Presidential Straw Poll victory, his intentions for 2012, and his growing support among young people. The Congressman offered an affordable alternative to the government’s wasteful bailouts and stimulus plans: simply suspend the income tax …

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Allow The Free Market To Set Interest Rates – Not The Fed, Not Congress

In his latest appearance on CNBC, Ron Paul explains to “In Fed We Trust” author and Bernanke apologist David Wessel why we should end the Federal Reserve’s power to set interest rates and engage in central economic planning. Wessel concedes that the Fed has been too secretive for its own …

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Ron Paul: The Federal Reserve Creates Money Out Of Thin Air!

On Monday night, Congressman Paul appeared on CNBC to debate former ITC chief economist Peter Morici over the Federal Reserve’s role in the economy and the need for greater transparency at the Fed. Show: The Kudlow Report Channel: CNBC Date: 11/30/2009 Transcript Lawrence Kudlow: Ben Bernanke took to the Washington …

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Ron Paul: 313 Members of Congress Have Co-Signed HR 1207

Date: 11/23/2009 Channel: CNBC Show: Squawk Box Transcript Judd Gregg: For the Congress to get into monetary policy is just absolutely inexcusable. We can’t handle fiscal policy, but now we want to manage monetary policy? One of the great strengths of our nation is the independent Fed. And this idea …

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