Rand Paul: Audit the Fed

Audit the Fed sponsor Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) has an op-ed in Breitbart about why we should pass Audit the Fed legislation. Paul writes: Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and I don’t agree on much, but I thought he did a great job of describing the [...]

"The Fed Lobbies Congress Using Public Funds"

Over at Washington Post's "Wonkblog," Matt O'Brien opines that "Rand Paul has a new conspiracy theory about the Fed"... So what is this alleged, "new conspiracy theory"? "The Fed, with unlimited power to print money," Paul says, "now [...]

"Champion of the Middle Class" Senator Warren Opposes Audit the Fed

Today, Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren publicly came out against Senator Rand Paul's bill to Audit the Federal Reserve. Despite previous statements attacking both Wall Street and the Federal Reserve, Senator Warren's statement appears to [...]

Is the Fed planning another bailout?

And if they do, will they tell us ... My old colleague, Paul-Martin Foss, former Monetary Policy aide for Ron Paul and founder and President of the Carl Menger Center for the Study of Money and Banking, has a fascinating article on the [...]

Vaccine Controversy Shows Why We Need Markets, Not Mandates

If I were still a practicing ob-gyn and one of my patients said she was not going to vaccinate her child, I might try to persuade her to change her mind. But, if I were unsuccessful, I would respect her decision. I certainly would not lobby the [...]

The Fed is nervous .....

that this could be the year that Congress finally passes Audit the Fed, which is why they have launched an unprecedented disinformation campaign about the bill. The Heritage Foundation's Michel Norbit examines some of the attacks on the audit [...]

Michael Bloomberg: Racism in Defense of Gun Control is no vice

Former New York City Mayor and anti-gun fanatic Michael Bloomberg recently suggested that "Cities need to get guns out of … hands” of persons who are “male, minority, and between the ages of 15 and 25.” So Bloomberg thinks that [...]

Federal loans...the next buble to burst?

The January/February issue of Politico has an interesting article on the $3 trillion in loans the federal goverment has giving out for higher education, housing, exports, "clean-energy" firms, ships (yes ships) and (of course) foreign countries. [...]

Oppose the ‘Sheldon Adelson’ Internet Gambling Ban Bill

An ever-increasing number of Americans, especially young Americans, are rejecting the surveillance state, the nanny state, and the crony state. Sadly, but not unexpectedly, too many in Washington have not yet gotten the message. For example, this [...]

Ron Paul Classic: Tribute to Ronald Reagan

Today is former President Ronald Reagan's birthday. Campaign for Liberty Chairman Ron Paul was an early supporter of Ronald Reagan, being one of just four Representatives to endorse Reagan's 1976 primary challenge to incumbent President Gerald [...]