To John Wayles Eppes [son-in-law, at the time Chairman of the Committee of Ways and Means of the House of Representatives, 13th Congress] Monticello, June 24, 1813 If treasury bills are emitted on a tax appropriated for their redemption in fifteen years, and (to insure preference in the first moments of competition) bearing an interest of six per cent. there… Continue reading "Thomas Jefferson: Paper is Poverty?"
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This Whole Libertarian Thing Is So 2013…… A little reminder of the Ron Paul issue. He leaves a huge vacuum after dominating the 2008 and especially the 2012 agenda. There is nobody out there to fill it, but a real populist candidate would find it there for the taking. READ MORE…