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House Subcommittee Hearing Domestic Monetary Policy and Technology

House Subcommittee Hearing - Ron Paul Chairman - March 17, 2011 Lewis E. Lehrman testified on Thursday, March 17, 2011 with Journalist James Grant and Prof. James Salerno before Chairman Ron Paul's House subcommittee on domestic monetary policy. (Complete Hearing -- 1 hour, 25 minutes).  … Read more

Food for Thought: U.S. Banks and Arab Unrest

Bill Fleckenstein on the Dylan Radigan Show on MSNBC discussing The Fed’s printing of money and the gold standard creating a fixed value for money.

When we were on a gold standard, there is nothing magical about gold; it was just a rule as to how much money you could create. And it had an elegant check and balance because if you were a county that was doing things that the world thought was improper from a monetary standpoint gold left your county and you had to then tighten. I know it sounds like I want to go back to Stone Age times when I mention the gold standard but we need rules whereby …
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Lewis E. Lehrman on a Modern Gold Standard

Fox Business Exclusive, aired February 23, 2011

Former Reagan Gold Commissioner Lewis E. Lehrman on why the U.S. should shift the economy to a modern form of the gold standard with Neil Cavuto.

The point is to go forward to a modernized gold standard…It’s the least imperfect system we have available to put the control of money supply back in the hands of the people. —Lewis E. Lehrman, Fox Business
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Lewis E. Lehrman on a Modernized Gold Standard

Fox Business Exclusive, aired February 23, 2011 Former Reagan Gold Commissioner Lewis E. Lehrman on why the U.S. should shift the economy to a modernized form of the gold standard with Neil Cavuto.
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Alan Greenspan on U.S. Monetary Policy and the Gold Standard

Alan Greenspan discusses United States monetary policy and the Gold Standard in a live interview on Fox Business in 2007.

Some mechanism has to be in place that restricts the amount of money which is produced either a gold standard or currency board or something of that nature. Because unless you do that all of history suggests that inflation will take hold with very deleterious effects on economic activity. —Alan Greenspan, Fox Business Interview
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