Ron Paul The Overlooked Republican Presidential Candidate
Ron Paul - Congressman from Texas
Among the numerous candidates currently running for president the most overlooked candidate is a Republican Congressman from Texas named Ron Paul.
Ron Paul is a medical doctor by training and served as a flight surgeon with the United States Air Force in Vietnam during the Vietnam War. He became active in Texas electoral politics in the 1970s and has served 17 years as a Representative from Texas in the U.S. Congress. In 1988 he bolted the Republican party and ran for President on the Libertarian ticket. As expected, he lost that race but he is now officially in the running for the Republican Presidential nomination and, while largely ignored by the mainstream media, he appears to be gaining traction on the Internet.
CNN / Lou Dobbs - Ron Paul Interview 2-26-2007
Ron Paul Discusses the Federal Reserve System
Ron Paul on Federal Reserve, Banking and the Economy
Ron Paul Officially Announces He is a Candidate for the Republican Nomination
In this next video Congressman Paul appears on C-Span on the day he officially announced his candidacy and, in this segment of the interview, fielded questions from callers about his views on the flat tax proposal (which calls for abolishing the income tax and IRS with a simple tax on x% of everyone's income), more on the Federal Reserve, his views on impeaching President Bush over the President's alleged lying about reasons for invading Iraq, and Social Security.
Ron Paul Officially Runs For President - C-SPAN Interview Part 4 of 4
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