Re: The 2012 Election Thread
If someone does not do anything about inflation and deficit spending soon, Obama and any incumbent are going to fall on their swords anyhow.
We don't know what pain is yet.
"We say in our platform that we believe that the right to coin money and issue money is a function of government....
Those who are opposed to this proposition tell us that the issue of paper money is a function of the bank and that the government ought to go out of the banking business. I stand with Jefferson rather than with them, and tell them, as he did, that the issue of money is a function of the government and that the banks should go out of the governing business."
William Jennings Bryan.