Ron Paul on what's ahead, if the DC gangsters get their way
The Federal Reserve published transcripts of its closed-door policy meetings in 2007, the first year of a financial crisis that remade the global economy, and a year in which the United States fell into what would become the deepest recession of
Excerpt from Glenn Beck's special on the Federal Reserve. Lmao, I can't believe he kept a straight face!
With the market yet another algo-controlled snoozer, programmed to close the S&P just green (as otherwise confidence in central planning may fail), the key things we learned today are as follows:
A major theorem of cryptography is that anything that be done with a trusted authority can be done without1 a trusted authority.
Barack Obama has greatly expanded the powers of the presidency during his time in the White House, but there is one institution that he simply will not mess with.
The retirement of Congressman Ron Paul from the House of Representatives last week did not end the Texas libertarian's influence in Congress. And if the first week of the new Congress is any indication, his influence has only multiplied.
Making fake money remains a thriving enterprise in the United States, as it has been since before the Civil War. In more than two-thirds of all cases, criminals manipulate scanners, printers and toner ink to create money where once there was none.
Should Congress fail to extend the US debt limit — reached again on Dec. 31 — the president could ask the Treasury to begin printing trillion dollar coins, which could then be put toward fulfilling debt obligations if new legislation stalls in Congre
A report just released by the US Government Accountability Office explains how the Federal Reserve divvied up more than $4 trillion in low-interest loans after the fiscal crisis of 2008, and the news shouldn’t be all that surprising.
Jefferies' economist David Zervos is back in a new note, which takes stock of developments at the Fed and the Bank of Japan.
When people throw around "trillions" with the facility that mere billions was being dispensed with as recently as 5 years ago, it is easy to lose sight of the big picture.
Just one word: Ugh.
On December 15, 2012, activist group Truth, Freedom, Prosperity hosted the East Coast Bitcoin Summit at Underground Arts in Philadelphia. The entire event was from 1pm-5pm. We were fortunate enough to have great speakers join us to help create a bett
FED WILL KEEP RATES LOW AS LONG AS UNEMPLOYMENT IS ABOVE 6.5%, INFLATION BELOW 2.5%
Drug lords, terrorists and shadow-government operators (but I repeat myself) use third party intermediaries to cool off and sanitize hot, dirty, and therefore useless money into pristine-clean and productive money that can be used in legitimate comme
The Federal Reserve sent its clearest signal to date Wednesday that it will keep interest rates super-low to boost the U.S. economy even after the job market has improved significantly.
Today, the Federal Reserve will announce its latest decision on monetary policy, followed by a press conference featuring Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke.
The dollar weakened against most its major counterparts amid better-than-forecast factory data from China and bets the U.S. central bank will add to monetary stimulus.
Even as U.S. government debt swells to more than $16 trillion, Treasuries and other dollar fixed- income securities will be in short supply next year as the Federal Reserve soaks up almost all the net new bonds.
Every year or two a proposal comes forth that would abolish the $1 bill and “replace it” with a dollar coin. Such a switch would save estimated $4.4 billion over 30 years or roughly $147 million per year (a drop in the bucket when compared to the fed
This newly discovered, expanded version of Aesop’s most famous fable bears an eerie resemblance to the modern day and sheds new light on its tragic moral. One day a countryman checking his goose’s nest found there an egg all green and flattened. W
Whereby government intervention – not the rigours of the free market – is the cause of the financial mayhem on Wall Street that becomes economic crises on Main Street. The Global Financial Crisis shows that it is not ‘capitalism’ (Karl Marx’s insult
Bernanke: We Don't Have 'Tools' to Offset 'Fiscal Cliff' Dive
Fascinating. I've watched these videos through once so far and Im still trying to put things together.
Why the legendary Swiss investor has a special picture of Ben Bernanke...
Alan Grayson Returns To Congress ...
Both President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner spoke today on the looming fiscal cliff.
How can someone whose job is to investigate be so phenomenally stupid? The issue isn't whether the gold is THERE, or whether it has been adulterated. Those are straw men, deliberately brought up to mislead questioners.
There’s already talk on Wall Street about the possibility of the Federal Reserve providing further monetary accommodation in response to the damage wrought by Sandy.