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Ron Paul, Legislative Hero

Jere21 Wrote: Jul 01, 2012 4:56 PM
Yep.. a true LEADER would have been able to get others to join him to pass the right legislation and block the wrong legislation. It's a question of leadership - and Ron Paul fails that test.

Although I nightly hang upon every word Bill O’Reilly spews forth in his “Talking Points Memo,” I must take issue with Mr. O’s dour, pre-Iowa assessment of the magnificent legislative achievements of Rep. Ron Paul.

“Here is what you need to know about Ron Paul,” O’Reilly said. “He has spent 23 years in Congress. And only one of his proposed bills has been signed into law; 23 years, one law. And over that time period, Mr. Paul has sponsored 620 pieces of legislation. Again, only one was passed, the sale of the old U.S. customs house to the Galveston Historical Foundation....