You know, I really don’t know how Rep. Ron Paul does it. I have been very politically involved for years and I find myself quite disillusioned and to the point where I believe that secession is the only answer, but Rep. Paul continues to stick it out and fight. Not just for the people of his district, but for all Americans.
The Very Busy Politicians in Washington DC
With a faltering economy, multiple wars, and the approaching demise of the dollar’s reserve status, there are more than enough problems to keep politicians in Washington working day and night. In between handing out cash for clunkers and nationalizing healthcare, the administration is busy sending more troops overseas, escalating existing wars, and seeking out excuses to start new wars. Congress is working on “urgent” legislation to address crises like healthcare reform and climate change. The reforms are so very urgent that legislation must pass swiftly with no time to read the bills even though the new laws wouldn’t take effect for several years! Meanwhile, the Federal Reserve is busy dealing with our dollar crisis by printing up more dollars. [read more]