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Ron Paul, American Hero

arpiem Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 10:42 AM
Neither of them were anywhere near as disastrous as obama, and the deficits were due to a Democrat Congress. Look it up. Revenue almost tripled under Reagan, but the Dems spent most of it.

On Wednesday, Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) delivered a 48-minute farewell address on the House floor after serving 30 years in Congress. His farewell speech is arguably the best in his career.

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Paul Highlights

The major stumbling block to real change in Washington is the total resistance to admitting that the country is broke. This has made compromising, just...