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House Financial Services Committee asks Bernake how much power they should give him and when

By Tracy R Twyman

If you want to cringe with embarrassment for your own government, watch C-SPAN’s coverage of Ben Bernake’s testimony today before the House Financial Services Committee.

Everyone asks the same sort of questions. How does the economy work? How much power should we give you? What would you like us to do for you?

Rep. Kenny Marchant of… »

Hearings on HR-1207 (Audit the Fed) begin in House Financial Services Committee

By Tracy R Twyman

Ron Paul’s opening statement:

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Ron Paul questions Fed Vice-Chairman Kohn:

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Also, watch Jim DeMint trying to introduce the Senate version of the Federal Reserve audit bill (he wasn’t… »

Bernake: Auditing Fed would be Congressional takeover; Fed will respond by destroying economy

By Tracy R Twyman

Bernie: “My concern about the legislation is that if the GAO is auditing not only the operational aspects of the programs and the details of the programs but making judgments about our policy decisions would effectively be a takeover of policy by the Congress and a repudiation of the Federal Reserve would be highly destructive… »

S-604: The Senate’s Federal Reserve Sunshine Act

By Tracy R Twyman

Now that we’ve gotten a majority for HR-1207, and the debates on the bill are scheduled, it’s time to concentrate on softening up the Senate. Please call your Senators and encourage them to sponsor S-604, introduced by Socialist Bernie Sanders and currently co-sposored by Republican Jim DeMint. S-604 is described on govtrack.us as:

A bill to… »

222 co-sponsors; House will debate auditing the Federal Reserve

By Tracy R Twyman

Dennis Kucinich became the 218th co-sponsor of HR-1207, Ron Paul’s bill to Audit the Federal Reserve, which created a House majority and moved it out of committee.

BUT…

“Thanks to an overlooked document posted on the website of Sen. Charles Grassley of Iowa, the top ranking Republican on the Finance Committee, voters can virtually watch the water… »

Why we can’t trust THEM to run the economy

By Tracy R Twyman

Source:… »

209 213 brave US Representatives stand up against the criminal oligarchy

By Tracy R Twyman

It takes guts to stand up against an enemy that has ruled through mafia tactics for almost a century. People have been killed for asking these questions. We have never been so close to victory. This is a historic moment.

From RonPaul.com:

HR 1207 Co-Sponsors (as of 6/9/2009)

HR 1207 Co-Sponsors (as of 6/9/2009)
Rep Abercrombie, Neil [HI-1] -… »

CNBC: Auditing the Fed same as Killing the Fed

By Tracy R Twyman

From CNBC:

“The Federal Reserve’s balance sheet is so out of whack that the central bank would be shut down if subjected to a conventional audit, Jim Grant, editor of Grant’s Interest Rate Observer, told… »

Banksters on Total Defense: Pro-Fed, Pro-Bank Propaganda Wave Unleashed

By Tracy R Twyman

We’re hitting a nerve! HR-1207, the Audit the Fed bill, now has 190 co-sponsors, so they’re sending out disinfo agents to convince you that the Federal Reserve System of legalized kleptocracy via fractional reserve lending is a good thing, and hiring a lobbyist to twist the arms of Congress. They know that auditing the Federal… »

End the Fed rallies yesterday

By Tracy R Twyman

Small demonstrations were held at the locations of all Federal Reserve branches throughout the United States in support of HR 1207, the congressional bill to audit the central bank. Here’s some video:

NYC (with Peter Schiff)

San… »

Libertarian Origins of the Tea Party Movement

By wermyapl

Campaign for Liberty explains:

Once again, Ron Paul deserved to be in the headlines and once again the national media totally ignored him. Wednesday, the nationwide “Tea Party” protests of big taxes and big spending was the number two story in the nation on most television networks and number one on some. And how could they… »

Bloomberg: Bailout Process a “scam”; destroying “democracy”; impending “Weimar Republic”

By Tracy R Twyman

Read the entire article, especially towards the end where they talk about how the Fed will have to start issuing it’s own securities so that they can buy out more of the American economy without having to ask for permission from Congress.

Some choice quotes:

“Here’s a sketch of how it works. Many financial institutions have… »

The Tyrannicam: Personal Handheld Anti-Tyranny Device

When tyranny strikes, be ready to record and expose it.

Political Pink Slip Postcards: Fire Your Representatives!