Tag: Ron Paul

Surprise! Senate Banking Committee Rejects Nominee Critical of Export-Import Bank
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Surprise! Senate Banking Committee Rejects Nominee Critical of Export-Import Bank

With two Republicans joining the committee’s Democrats, the Senate Banking Committee voted on Tuesday to not advance the nomination of former New Jersey congressman Scott Garrett to be the chairman of the Export-Import Bank. It’s a rare defeat for one of President Trump’s executive-branch nominees, and was driven by Garrett’s […]

Ludwig von Mises Wouldn’t Recognize the Ludwig von Mises Institute As It Exists Today
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Ludwig von Mises Wouldn’t Recognize the Ludwig von Mises Institute As It Exists Today

Editor’s Note: “Libertarianism and the alt-right” is a series consisting of three parts. Part 1: Leading libertarians denounce Hans-Herman Hoppe, on Sunday. Part 2: Ludwig von Mises vs. the Ludwig von Mises Institute, on Monday. Part 3: Libertarian centrism vs. the alt-right, on Tuesday. Would the real Ludwig von Mises […]

Libertarians vs the Alt-Right: Here’s Where Hans-Hermann Hoppe Gets It Wrong
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Libertarians vs the Alt-Right: Here’s Where Hans-Hermann Hoppe Gets It Wrong

Editor’s Note: “Libertarianism and the alt-right” is a series consisting of three parts. Part 1: Leading libertarians denounce Hans-Herman Hoppe, on Sunday. Part 2: Ludwig von Mises vs. the Ludwig von Mises Institute, on Monday. Part 3: Libertarian centrism vs. the alt-right, on Tuesday. At the mid-Atlantic regional conference of […]

The Libertarian Party Is The Third Party Now, But Who Will Be In 2020?
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The Libertarian Party Is The Third Party Now, But Who Will Be In 2020?

Even though American politics is largely a two-party system, third-party candidates often have a dramatic impact, changing election results and reshaping Republican and Democratic priorities. In a close two-way race between team red and team blue, an election is often decided by voters leaning towards a third alternative. To woo these […]