Posts Tagged ‘federal reserve’

Dear Class of 2013: You’ve Been Scammed. One writer argues that the “college-industrial complex” is the biggest conspiracy in America. You sit here today, $30,000 or $40,000 in debt, as the latest victims of what may well be the biggest conspiracy in U.S. history. It is a conspiracy so big and powerful that Dan Brown [...]

Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul rallied a sold- out crowd of more than 1800 of his most ardent under-thirty-year-old supporters in New York City Monday night. Tickets to the event cost $20-25. It was originally scheduled to take place at the famed Webster Hall’s Marlin Room, but, the event had to be moved to a [...]

WASHINGTON – A proposal from a long-time congressional foe of the Federal Reserve that could give lawmakers sway over monetary policy has won the support of a majority in the House of Representatives, alarming officials at the U.S. central bank. The Federal Reserve Transparency Act of 2009, put forward by Republican Representative Ron Paul of [...]

A Senate amendment based on Congressman Ron Paul’s successful House bill to audit the Federal Reserve was blocked by the Senate yesterday evening on procedural grounds, as Jim DeMint slammed the Fed for refusing to disclose where trillions in bailout funds had gone, while a top Obama administration advisor called for a second “stimulus” package [...]

SINGAPORE, July 7 (Reuters) – The United States should be planning for a possible second round of fiscal stimulus to further prop up the economy after the $787 billion rescue package launched in February, an adviser to President Barack Obama said. “We should be planning on a contingency basis for a second round of stimulus,” [...]

The Fed.  A corrupt private bank that controls the U.S. monetary policy, and all banks beneath it.  The biggest problem with this is that there is no oversight of the FED.  It has been stated that the FED cannot be audited. Now, if I could run a business where I could print my own money [...]

AIG – the monstrously reckless US insurance and financial group – last night published a list of the “counterparties” that benefited from the $85bn emergency loan it received in September from the US central bank, the Federal Reserve. What it shows is why the US authorities felt they had to rescue AIG, while almost simultaneously [...]

The Federal Reserve has lent out about $2 trillion since September, dwarfing he Treasury’s $700 billion bailout plan. Few know about this, but Congressman Alan Grayson wants some transparency. Will he be able to shed a light on the Fed’s secret spending? Continue Here