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Rand Paul: We All Owe a “Debt of Gratitude to my Father, the Champion of Liberty”

andafoul Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 10:10 AM
Here's a partial list of so called 'small government, free market' Republicans that voted to send taxpayer's monies to millionaires with million dollar beach front homes. John Boehnor(R) Eric Cantor(R) Michele Bachmann(R) Paul Ryan(R) Allen West(R) Daryl Issa(R) Louis Gohmert(R) Jeb Hensarling(R) Dan Burton(R) Michael Grimm(R) Steve King(R) Duncan Hunter(R) Spencer Bachus(R) Votes gleaned from http://www.govtrack.us/congress/vote.xpd?vote=h2011-562 If this country has oodles of money to send to millionaires with million dollar beach front properties, then why worry about the debt?
C'mon Man Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 10:12 AM
Diarrhea of the mouth; constipation of the ideas
andafoul Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 10:10 AM
These Republicans all lie about their core values. They are for BIG goob-mint and rigged markets.
andafoul Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 10:10 AM
Here's the typical Republican response about giving out flood insurance money to home-owners; "yeah, but not all of the money goes to millionaires with million dollar homes."

PRICELESS!!!!

I’m sure by now regular readers are well aware that Texas Congressman Ron Paul is serving out his 12th -- and final -- term in the House of Representatives and will soon retire from public life. Somewhat unexpectedly, however, during his humble and moving final speech on the House floor a few days ago, I was surprised to hear him speak, among other things, about his “failure” to rein in the size and scope of government during his long and distinguished political career. To some extent this is undoubtedly true -- after all, the United States is headed straight...