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Debt Ceiling Debate: Don’t Mention Warfare/Welfare State!

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute October 19, 2015     Debt Ceiling Debate: Don’t Mention Warfare/Welfare State!   The US Treasury’s recent announcement that the government will reach the debt ceiling on November 3 means Congress will soon be debating raising the government’s borrowing limit again. Any delay in, or opposition to, raising the debt ceiling […]


U.S. Chamber cavalry arrives to help Mitch McConnell

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino U.S. Chamber cavalry arrives to help Mitch McConnell     The US Chamber says that McConnell is a “true conservative.” I suppose, if securing a $3 billion earmark so that Senator Reid could declare victory (but oh so short lived) in the government shutdown is “conservative.” And don’t forget […]

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Another One Trillion Dollars ($1,000,000,000,000) In Debt

  Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder Another One Trillion Dollars ($1,000,000,000,000) In Debt   Did you know that the U.S. national debt has increased by more than a trillion dollars in just over 12 months?  On September 30th, 2012 the U.S. national debt was sitting at $16,066,241,407,385.89.  Today, it is up to $17,075,590,107,963.57.  These numbers […]


Peter Schiff: US lost ability to produce, can’t live without debt

  Source: http://peterschiffblog.com Peter Schiff: US lost ability to produce, can’t live without debt   Produced by RT Published on Oct 20, 2013 Addicted to debt, moving from one quick fix to the next — this is how the world sees America’s debt ceiling saga. With its craving only temporarily satisfied, we’re guaranteed to see […]

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Debt Ceiling Deal: DC Wins, Americans Lose

  Source: http://the-free-foundation.org By Ron Paul Debt Ceiling Deal: DC Wins, Americans Lose   Washington, DC, Wall Street, and central bankers around the world rejoiced this week as Congress came to an agreement to end the government shutdown and lift the debt ceiling. The latest spending-and-debt deal was negotiated by Congressional leaders behind closed doors, […]


A Caesar In Our Future?

  Source: http://paulcraigroberts.org By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts A Caesar In Our Future?   What Happens If The Shutdown Causes The Treasury To Run Out Of Money In a speech to the Commonwealth Club, San Francisco, November 23, 2010, Peter Dale Scott gave a history of the various directives concerned with government continuity during a […]


Debt Ceiling Delusions – Peter Schiff

  Source: http://www.europac.net By: Peter Schiff Friday, October 11, 2013 Debt Ceiling Delusions   The popular take on the current debt ceiling stand-off is that the Tea Party wing of the Republican Party has a delusional belief that it can hit the brakes on new debt creation without bringing on an economic catastrophe. While Republicans […]


Growing Up In America — Paul Craig Roberts

Source: http://www.paulcraigroberts.org By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Growing Up In America   Things Are Bad And Getting Worse Terrible things are happening faster than we can keep up with them. Monsanto, widely regarded as a criminal enterprise, is expanding its monopoly over seeds and food production into Chile and Latin America. http://rt.com/news/chile-protest-monsanto-law-634/ Monsanto has given […]


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Debt Ceiling Quietly Raised $51 Billion With No Vote

Source: http://www.westernjournalism.com By CleanTV Debt Ceiling Quietly Raised $51 Billion With No Vote   Obama’s unelected bureaucrat, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, just unilaterally hiked the national debt of the United States another $51 billion dollars. And how did he do it? Simple. He just did it. No Senate. No Congress. No problem.     H/T […]


US households already went off their fiscal cliff and breached their debt ceiling 1

Source: http://www.blacklistednews.com Few people realize that the debt ceiling is aligning right on track with the fiscal cliff.  Total public outstanding debt is now at $16.369 trillion and is only $63 billion away from breaching the limit.  Not a coincidence that the fiscal cliff is also on the horizon.  In essence, we are addicted to […]


The Fiscal Cliff About To Expose Another Medicare Scam 1

Source: http://politicaloutcast.com By Mark Horne Why would the fiscal cliff mean that doctors would suddenly take a thirty percent cut in their billing? Nothing was said about that last year when the deal was made. Part of the problem is that deal wasn’t made last year. It was made fifteen years ago and then hidden […]


Five Minutes of [Very Polite] Revolution 1

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Karen Kwiatkowski I am running for Congress in the 6th District of Virginia. Our GOP primary is June 12th. We intend to fill a small part of the void of constitutional and small government backbone that will be left when Dr. Paul steps down from his Congressional seat in 2013. Our local […]

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