Sen. Rand Paul's biggest applause during his Wednesday evening speech at the Republican National Convention came from a line about protecting civil liberties… ‘To thrive we must believe in ourselves again, and we must never – never – trade our liberty for any fleeting promise of security,’ the Kentucky senator said to thunderous applause. Much […]
At the Republican National Convention, the platform committee has called on Congress to establish a "gold commission" to examine restoring the country to the gold standard. Should the plank become law, the Federal Reserve would only be able to issue as many dollars as it had gold reserves to back them, effectively taking monetary policy out […]
We're happy to have South Carolina's Senator Jim DeMint speaking at the Liberty Political Action Conference on opening night, Thursday, September 13!
Paul is his father’s son. He has carried on the fight for auditing the Federal Reserve, which is now part of the Republican platform. He has extended that call to auditing the Pentagon, one part of the government that is sacrosanct to many Republicans. Senator Paul has opposed foreign wars in Iraq and Libya, while […]
Bloomberg is out with a new article today called "Bernanke's Nightmare Audit Pushed For Romney's Platform." It's an informative piece that sheds some light on the efforts to get Audit the Fed included into the Republican Party platform in Tampa this month. One interesting quote that stands out from the article comes from former Republican […]