Amid reports the NSA may have spied on the Pope and the Vatican conclave, this afternoon, Senator Paul introduced a resolution in the Senate demanding President Obama provide an explanation. The Senator appeared on Fox News to discuss his resolution with Bill Hemmer shortly after its introduction. Read the resolution here.
By: Michael Clayton With Sen. Rand Paul announcing his intention to place a hold on the nomination of Janet Yellen to be the new Federal Reserve Chairman unless he gets a vote on his Audit the Fed bill, the moment we have been waiting for may have finally come. S.209 and H.R.24, The Federal Reserve […]
Tonight, Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky) informed Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid that he “will object to any unanimous consent agreement or the waiver of any rule with respect to the nomination of Dr. Yellen” unless “Audit the Fed” (S.209) is brought to the floor of the Senate for an up or down vote. With nearly […]
In the 111th and 112th Congress, historic grassroots lobbying efforts organized by Campaign for Liberty led Ron Paul’s Audit the Fed to passage in the House of Representatives. In this 113th Congress, it’s going to take just as much heavy lifting to get a majority of the House to cosponsor and leverage that support against […]
Today in Time, Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky) writes how Janet Yellen’s nomination for Federal Reserve Chair represents an excellent opportunity to shine some light on the Federal Reserve System: The Federal Reserve is structurally flawed. The institution needs to be reformed to prevent Yellen, or any other future nominee, from using the enormous power of the […]