"America became the greatest, most prosperous nation in history through low taxes, constitutionally limited government, personal freedom, and a belief in sound money. I decided to run for president because I am deeply concerned that the conservative movement has drifted away from these principles that we once so fiercely defended. Deficits have exploded, entitlements are out of control, and our personal liberties are threatened like never before…
"As I said this past November to Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke, “We’re indeed between a rock and a hard place and we don’t talk about how we got here; we talk about how we are going to patch it up.” The “solutions” proposed so far - stimulus packages, bailouts, and interest rate cuts - just amount to printing more money, which will lead to greater currency devaluation, contribute to the rising costs of living, and further squeeze the middle class and our senior citizens."
You can read the entire op-ed here.
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