Ron Paul Archive

Bernanke House Committee Transcript

From the first day: (EDITED) BERNANKE: Well, mortgage rates are down some from before this whole thing began. But we have a problem, which is that the spreads between, say, treasury rates and lending rates are widening, and our policy is essentially, in some cases, just offsetting the widening of the spreads, ...Read More

Ron Paul statement

“The Fed needs to stop printing money to buy US government securities.”-Ron Paul Ron Paul on the monetary system, as he calls for a return to the gold standard. This is one of his numerous nonsensical, inapplicable rhetorical outbursts on the monetary system on national television. The lack of media criticism, by ...Read More