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The below video featuring Ben Bernanke at the National Press Club on February 3, 2011, isn’t notable so much for its content (which is full of the usual distortions and talking points) but for its existence. After all, the Fed Chairman is one of the most influential, powerful figures on the political/economic scene, yet he […]


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Throwback Thursday: Ron Paul Lives, Will Fed be Dead?

Shortly after reintroducing Ron Paul’s Audit the Fed bill, Representative Paul Broun spoke to World Net Daily about the bill. Congressman Broun also released the following statement after he introduced the bill: “I first want to thank Congressman Ron Paul for his tireless and unwavering dedication to auditing the Federal Reserve.  His efforts paid off […]


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Well, duh: Inflation May Hit the Poor Hardest

Ron Paul and Campaign for Liberty have always talked about how the Federal Reserve’s inflationist policies always hurt the poor the most. Over at FiveThirtyEight  they have a good analysis as to why this is the case: Over the past two years, prices have risen more quickly for many of the things that low-income households spend […]


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Has Your Representative Cosponsored Audit the Fed?

Thanks to our members and supporters, Campaign for Liberty is fast closing in on 218 cosponsors (majority support) for Audit the Fed in the U.S. House for the third Congress in a row! Currently, H.R. 24 stands at 204 cosponsors.  Is your representative one of them?  Find out here. If you don’t see your rep. […]


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Proponent of Federal Reserve Secrecy complains about inflation on House floor

Earlier today, Representative Chris Van Hollen (D-Md), who voted against Audit the Fed in 2012, took to the floor of the House to argue against a bill that would prohibit the CBO from assuming annual spending increases due to inflation. He even had an expensive-looking chart to go with his argument.         […]


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