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Who Should Pay For the Syrian Refugees?

By: Ron Paul Last week the US House dealt a blow to President Obama’s plan to resettle 10,000 Syrians fleeing their war-torn homeland. On a vote of 289-137, including 47 Democrats, the House voted to require the FBI to closely vet any applicant from Syria and to guarantee that none of them pose a threat […]

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Paris and What Should Be Done

By: Ron Paul The horrific attacks in Paris on Friday have, predictably, led to much over-reaction and demands that we do more of the exact things that radicalize people and make them want to attack us.

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Politicians Exploit School Shooting While Ignoring Bombing Victims

By: Ron Paul Following the recent Oregon school shooting, many politicians rushed to the microphones to call for new gun control laws. President Obama even called on gun control supporters to “politicize” the shooting, while some members of Congress worked to establish a special commission on gun violence.

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Support Dr. Paul’s Legacy

The Campaign for Liberty Foundation was established to provide financial assistance to liberty-minded young people in their pursuit to becoming leaders in the liberty movement. Our goal is to carry on the legacy of Ron Paul by identifying and empowering those young people who are passionate about the principles of liberty. But, as a non-profit, […]

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Congress and the Fed Refuse to Learn From Their Mistakes

By: Ron Paul This month marks the seventh anniversary of the bursting of the housing bubble and the subsequent economic meltdown. The mood in Congress following the meltdown resembled the panicked atmosphere that followed the September 11th attacks. As was the case after September 11th, Congress rushed to pass hastily written legislation that, instead of dealing […]

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Blame America? No, Blame Neocons!

By: Ron Paul Is the current refugee crisis gripping the European Union “all America’s fault”? That is how my critique of US foreign policy was characterized in a recent interview on the Fox Business Channel. I do not blame the host for making this claim, but I think it is important to clarify the point. […]

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Congress Fiddles While the Economy Burns

By: Ron Paul Reports that the official unemployment rate has fallen to 5.1 percent may appear to vindicate the policies of easy money, corporate bailouts, and increased government spending. However, even the mainstream media has acknowledged that the official numbers understate the true unemployment rate. This is because the government’s unemployment figures do not include […]

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The Real Refugee Problem – And How To Solve It

By: Ron Paul Last week Europe saw one of its worst crises in decades. Tens of thousands of migrants entered the European Union via Hungary, demanding passage to their hoped-for final destination, Germany. While the media focuses on the human tragedy of so many people uprooted and traveling in dangerous circumstances, there is very little […]

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Blame the Federal Reserve, Not China, for Stock Market Crash

By: Ron Paul Following Monday’s historic stock market downturn, many politicians and so-called economic experts rushed to the microphones to explain why the market crashed and to propose “solutions” to our economic woes. Not surprisingly, most of those commenting not only failed to give the right answers, they failed to ask the right questions. Many blamed the […]

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Greece Today, America Tomorrow?

By: Ron Paul The drama over Greece’s financial crisis continues to dominate the headlines. As this column is being written, a deal may have been reached providing Greece with yet another bailout if the Greek government adopts new “austerity” measures. The deal will allow all sides to brag about how they came together to save […]

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