Ron Paul

by Hugh

I doubt if I’d like most of Ron Paul’s fiscal policies, but he sure as hell talks a good line. Check out his response when a very smarmy-looking debate moderator asks him about his: “electability … do you have any, sir?” (which spurred laughter from his opponents). In the video he gets a huge cheer from the crowd for a neat bit about borrowing money from China in order to finance a dictator in Pakistan so that we can bring democracy to Iraq. I keep thinking that it’s the right that needs to be asking questions of Republicans, not the left. And Ron Paul claims (with some basis) that he is the most conservative candidate in the running: