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  • NASHUA, N.H., Dec 28- Republican U.S. presidential frontrunner Donald Trump urged supporters on Monday to carry their enthusiasm into voting booths, citing recent news reports questioning whether he can turn his polling strength into victories in key primary states. The New York businessman is ahead in polls of most early primary states but he is now...

  • Oct 28- White House hopeful Ted Cruz slammed the U.S. Cruz, a U.S. senator from Texas who is among the candidates seeking the Republican nomination for the November 2016 election, said during the debate in Boulder, Colorado, that the Fed's actions have benefited Wall Street but hurt ordinary families. "On Wall Street, the Fed is doing great.

  • Rand Paul taps hedge fund hotshot as econ advisor Saturday, 20 Jun 2015 | 9:53 AM ET
    GOP presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY).

    Mark Spitznagel, the libertarian hedge fund manager, has a new part time job: economic advisor to Rand Paul's campaign for president.

  • Ron Paul: Stock market 'day of reckoning' is near Friday, 19 Jun 2015 | 8:09 AM ET
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    Former Rep. Ron Paul says the Fed "cannot print money forever."

  • Ron Paul: Watch out. Dollar's in a 'huge bubble' Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 | 4:21 PM ET
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    Dr. Ron Paul discusses why the next financial crisis could be on the horizon.

  • Rand Paul: Washington machine 'must be stopped' Tuesday, 7 Apr 2015 | 12:29 PM ET
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    Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul announced Tuesday morning on his website that he will seek the presidency.

  • Rand Paul's run: Why it will be fascinating to watch Tuesday, 7 Apr 2015 | 12:10 PM ET
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    Rand Paul's presidential lane is perhaps the most complex to navigate among the GOP field. Here's why, Politico's Ben White explains.

  • Rand Paul sells 'spy cam blocker,' accepts bitcoin Tuesday, 7 Apr 2015 | 11:21 AM ET
    Rand Paul NSA webcam blocker

    Rand Paul, who just declared a presidential run, boasts a store that offers everything from a beverage koozie to an "NSA spy cam blocker."

  • Why Rand Paul probably can't win the GOP nomination Tuesday, 7 Apr 2015 | 6:23 AM ET
    Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky

    In a political world where candidates nearly always follow the party line on every issue, Kentucky Senator Rand Paul has broken the mold.

  • Ron Paul: Stocks are in a bubble and will crash Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 2:04 PM ET
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    Ron Paul says that conditions in the market "are every bit as bad" as they were in 2008 and 2009 and he predicts a market crash.

  • Frustrations of a gold-standard politician Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 9:55 AM ET
    A day after winning a tight GOP senate primary in New Jersey, Jeff Bell, left, stands next to rival Richard Pezzullo during a news conference, June 4, 2014, in Freehold.

    N.J. GOP Senate candidate Jeff Bell is finding people have little interest in hearing about a return to the gold standard.

  • Ron Paul: US stirring up trouble in Crimea Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014 | 11:23 AM ET
    Ron Paul: US stirring up trouble in Crimea

    Former Congressman Ron Paul explains why he thinks it would be best for the U.S. to stay out of the Ukrainian conflict. "I think it was wrong for us to get involved and participate in the overthrow of the government," Paul says.

  • Financial system deeply flawed: Ron Paul Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014 | 11:16 AM ET
    Financial system deeply flawed: Ron Paul

    Former Congressman Ron Paul discusses the "lack of confidence" in the free market system, rising interest rates and why the economy is not producing more jobs.

  • Ron Paul: Half of US economy is socialized Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014 | 11:14 AM ET
    Ron Paul: Half of US economy is socialized

    The economy on the surface looks good but there are still a lot of problems out there, says former Congressman Ron Paul, discussing the ability of the Federal Reserve system to fix economic problems.

  • Ron Paul to Fed: Hands off interest rates! Wednesday, 19 Mar 2014 | 9:27 AM ET
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    The ability to change interest rates is too much power for any one person, former Republican congressman Ron Paul told CNBC.

  • A Ron Paul coin? Wednesday, 15 Jan 2014 | 4:30 PM ET
    A Ron Paul coin?

    Ron Paul, former congressman and current host of, explains why he's been advocating competing currencies vs. the U.S dollar. Alternative is a good method; the dollar isn't going to last, he says.

  • Ron Paul: Correction hasn't corrected anything Tuesday, 7 Jan 2014 | 10:10 AM ET
    Ron Paul: Correction hasn't corrected anything

    Former Congressman Ron Paul discusses the endorsement of Janet Yellen and the challenges she will face leading the Federal Reserve.

  • Fed created 'gross distortions,' says Ron Paul Thursday, 19 Dec 2013 | 1:28 PM ET
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    The former Texas representative told investors not to be fooled by the small taper: The Fed is still manipulating the price of money.

  • Ron Paul: Economy still has structural problems Thursday, 19 Dec 2013 | 11:06 AM ET
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    Former Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas, discusses the taper's influence on inflation and the Fed's next move.

  • Ron Paul: Rand wants Fed bill vote before Yellen Monday, 28 Oct 2013 | 12:53 PM ET
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    Ron Paul told CNBC that Sen. Rand Paul is threatening Janet Yellen's nomination as Fed chair so that he can pass the Fed transparency bill.