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Audit the Fed: Dodd-Frank, QE3, and Fed Transparency

From the House Financial Services Committee:  WASHINGTON -The Domestic Monetary Policy and Technology Subcommittee, chaired by Rep. Ron Paul, will hold a hearing on auditing the Federal Reserve and the need for transparency at the central bank. The Subcommittee will receive testimony from the Government Accountability Office (GAO) on its procedural audit and report, issued […]


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Secrecy!

Secret rulings, by secret courts, lead to secret interpretations of the Section 215 provision of the so-called "Patriot" Act. This May, the provision, along with two other controversial provisions, was extended until 2015.  During the reauthorization "debate" Senators Wyden and Mark Udall warned about a "Secret 'Patriot' Act," or rather a secret interpretation of the […]


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“Economics On One Foot”

Have you ever had trouble getting your friends or family to pay attention long enough for you to explain the most fundamental principles of sound economics?  Or likewise, have you ever struggled to explain sound economics to your friends succinctly? Then this short video is for you. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tvJVhlNl1FA Professor Art Carden teems up with the folks […]


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LPAC 2011: Mike Lee

U.S. Senator Mike Lee (UT) speaks to the crowd at LPAC 2011: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0vZKs8LJOTk http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NZrxpFv3Tcc http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JaoHEnVT5LU


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Liberty NewsWire – Sept. 28, 2011

Florida GOP to Move Up Presidential Primary, Defying National Party – NPR Supreme Court Asked to Review Challenge to Healthcare Reform Law – The Hill Federal Judges Set to Rules on Alabama Immigtation Law – CBS News Oil Slide on Growing U.S. Supply – CBS News Senate Set to Take Up China Currency Bill Next […]


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