Another Federal Bailout: “I Told You So,” Says Bob Barr
“Richard Nixon once said that we are all Keynesians now, meaning that Republicans and Democrats alike believed in government micro-management of the economy,” observes Bob Barr, the Libertarian Party candidate for president.
N.C. Libertarian Candidates Propose Liberty Agenda
Ending the state's power to seize private property by forced annexation and eminent domain, improving public education through competition, restoring free, fair and open elections and cutting off corporate welfare, will be the top legislative priorities of Libertarians elected to the General Assembly.
America Needs “Surge” in Fiscal Responsibility, Says Bob Barr
“Sen. John McCain has made the ‘surge’ his trademark phrase," said Bob Barr, the Libertarian Party presidential nominee. "He talks about the surge in Iraq, using a surge in urban neighborhoods, and replicating the surge elsewhere."
“What we need now is a surge in federal fiscal responsibility,” says Barr.
Barr Says President Should Implement the Constitution, Protect Our Liberties
“Presidents have become celebrities," says Bob Barr, the Libertarian Party nominee for president. "That may be one reason they believe they have been elected to transform the world rather than fulfill the responsibilities of their office."
Mark 9/11 Anniversary by Targeting Terrorists Overseas While Respecting Liberties at Home, Says Bob Barr
“Seven years have passed since the horrid terrorist attacks of 9/11," says Bob Barr, the Libertarian Party nominee for President. "The U.S. government can best mark the anniversary by continuing to target groups which threaten Americans, but also by respecting the liberties upon which our nation is based."
Bob Barr Shows Leadership to Unify Liberty Movement
Asks Paul to Run as his Vice President
Bob Barr, the Libertarian Party nominee for president, has invited GOP Congressman Ron Paul to be his running mate in the upcoming election. In a letter sent to Paul, Barr called Paul one of the "few American patriots" who exist in today's society, and asked him to "seriously consider this final offer as an opportunity to show true, lasting leadership beyond party politics."
Barr Says McCain-Palin Foreign Policy to Continue Failed Bush Approach
Would Continue Costly Interventionist Policies of Current Administration
“Republicans John McCain and Sarah Palin claim to represent reform, but their foreign policy is just more of the same from the Bush administration,” says Bob Barr, the Libertarian Party candidate for president.
Fannie Mae-Freddie Mac Bailout Could Cost Taxpayers $100 Billion or More
“The federal government is preparing to take over Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae,” says Bob Barr, the Libertarian Party presidential nominee. “Congress set up the taxpayers for big losses when it established these quasi-government agencies to subsidize the housing industry, and then earlier this year voted to approve direct federal support for them. Policymakers should learn from the latest financial disaster and say never again,” Barr argues.
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