Federal Reserve


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Fire the Fed?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute January 22, 2019   Fire the Fed?     President Trump’s frustration with the Federal Reserve’s (minuscule) interest rate increases that he blames for the downturn in the stock market has reportedly led him to inquire if he has the authority to remove Fed Chairman Jerome Powell. Chairman Powell has […]


Peter Schiff: “We’re In A House Of Cards That The Fed Built”

By Mac Slavo SHTFplan.com December 20, 2018   Peter Schiff: “We’re In A House Of Cards That The Fed Built”     Economic analyst Peter Schiff, who accurately predicted the 2008 recession said recently that we are not in a bear market. Instead, “we’re in a house of cards that the Fed built.”   Schiff is […]

Peter Schiff: “We’re In A House Of Cards That The Fed Built”

Trump is Right: The Fed is a Big Problem

Trump is Right: The Fed is a Big Problem

By Thorsten Polleit Mises Institute October 29, 2018   Trump is Right: The Fed is a Big Problem   President Donald J. Trump has taken on the Federal Reserve (Fed), saying that Fed chairman Jerome H. Powell is threatening US economic growth by further raising interest rates. Mainstream economists, the financial press and even some politicians react with […]


We Still Haven’t Learned the Right Lessons from the 2008 Crash

By Brendan Brown Mises Institute September 17, 2018   We Still Haven’t Learned the Right Lessons from the 2008 Crash   Financial media-administered history lessons — whether by commentaries or interviews — on the Great Crash that occurred 10 years ago are frightening. The would-be history teachers are in total denial (or ignorance) of the key […]

We Still Haven't Learned the Right Lessons from the 2008 Crash

The Federal Reserve: Secretly Sticking It To Americans For Over 100 Years

The Federal Reserve: Secretly Sticking It To Americans For Over 100 Years

By Clint Siegner Activist Post August 14, 2018   The Federal Reserve: Secretly Sticking It To Americans For Over 100 Years     In the aftermath of the 2008 Financial Crisis, the private Federal Reserve bank cartel was front and center as a target for public outrage.   Former U.S. Congressman Ron Paul’s “End the Fed” […]


When LBJ Attacked a Fed Chairman

By Ryan McMaken Mises Institute July 31, 2018   When LBJ Attacked a Fed Chairman   In his column today, Ron Paul mentions that those who insist the Fed functions with “independence” tend to forget — or at least not mention — the numerous historical episodes in which the Fed did not exercise any such independence. […]

When LBJ Attacked a Fed Chairman

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Trump’s Tweets End the Myth of Fed Independence

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute July 30, 2018   Trump’s Tweets End the Myth of Fed Independence   President Trump’s recent Tweets expressing displeasure with the Federal Reserve’s (minor) interest rate increases led to accusations that President Trump is undermining the Federal Reserve’s independence. But, the critics ignore the fact that Federal Reserve “independence” is […]


Ron Paul: Effort to Eliminate Cash is an ‘Attack on Individual Freedom’

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute June 1, 2018   Ron Paul: Effort to Eliminate Cash is an ‘Attack on Individual Freedom’   Premier libertarian communicator Ron Paul, in an interview Tuesday with host Dan Dicks at Press For Truth, called the effort to eliminate cash an “attack on individual freedom.” Restricting and discouraging the use […]

Ron Paul: Effort to Eliminate Cash is an ‘Attack on Individual Freedom’

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Economic Storm Clouds Gather, but Ending the Fed Provides Hope

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute April 3, 2018   Economic Storm Clouds Gather, but Ending the Fed Provides Hope   The Federal Reserve recently increased interest rates to 1.75 percent. This is the highest interest rates have been since 2008, but it still leaves rates at historic lows. While the Fed says economic growth justifies […]


Rand Paul Adds “Audit the Fed” Amendment to Senate Banking Bill

By Against Crony Capitalism March 9, 2018   Rand Paul Adds “Audit the Fed” Amendment to Senate Banking Bill     As we’ve said before, audit it. Then end it. The Fed fears real scrutiny. It’s not about “independence.” It’s about power, massive power. (The Fed guys don’t think they’ll EVER be held to account.) (From The […]

Rand Paul Adds “Audit the Fed” Amendment to Senate Banking Bill

The Federal Reserve Wins in the Texas Democratic Primary

The Federal Reserve Wins in the Texas Democratic Primary

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute March 8, 2018   The Federal Reserve Wins in the Texas Democratic Primary     When Texas Democratic Party primary voters filled out their ballots on Tuesday, they encountered two propositions, on which they were invited to vote “for” or “against,” that mentioned the Federal Reserve. One proposition said the […]