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H.R.2768 Debt Crisis Resolution Act of 2011, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Aug 01, 2011 Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.

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  • 97% of users support H.R.2768

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    Highest Rated User Comments

    • On August 02, 2011, by davidmac29 - Wow. A bill that makes sense. Thank you Ron Paul.

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      As noted by davidmac29, a user on OpenCongress.org, on August 02, 2011, "Wow. A bill that makes sense. Thank you Ron Paul. "

    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • Bills Ron Paul has Sponsored in the 12th Congress - SpursTalk.com ... - July 22, 2012 by Galileo - H.R.2768: To cancel public debt held by the Federal Reserve System and to lower the public debt limit by an equal amount. 42. H.R.2769: Parental Consent Act of 2011 43. H.J.RES.50: Proposing an amendment to the ...

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      As noted by Galileo on July 22, 2012, "H.R.2768: To cancel public debt held by the Federal Reserve System and to lower the public debt limit by an equal amount. 42. H.R.2769: Parental Consent Act of 2011 43. H.J.RES.50: Proposing an amendment to the ..." (/url?q=http://www.spurstalk.com/forums/showthread.php%3Ft%3D201471&sa=U&ei=TxETUIyBGqLk0QHktYGgCA&ved=0CCkQmAEwAw&usg=AFQjCNFNDz29tKRqgkpOM0QUhe1Km4Jnzw)
    • Bills Ron Paul has Sponsored in the 12th Congress - SpursTalk.com ... - July 22, 2012 by Galileo - H.R.2768: To cancel public debt held by the Federal Reserve System and to lower the public debt limit by an equal amount. 42. H.R.2769: Parental Consent Act of 2011 43. H.J.RES.50: Proposing an amendment to the ...

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      As noted by Galileo on July 22, 2012, "H.R.2768: To cancel public debt held by the Federal Reserve System and to lower the public debt limit by an equal amount. 42. H.R.2769: Parental Consent Act of 2011 43. H.J.RES.50: Proposing an amendment to the ..." (/url?q=http://www.spurstalk.com/forums/showthread.php%3Ft%3D201471&sa=U&ei=taQRUJSHFsTa6wG-p4DgAg&ved=0CCQQmAEwAg&usg=AFQjCNH90kU5YtY8mUBLi3VkSlF5_FR5cA)
    • Bills Ron Paul has Sponsored in the 12th Congress - SpursTalk.com ... - July 22, 2012 by Galileo - H.R.2615: Second Amendment Protection Act of 2011 – Repeals the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act and the Federal Firearms License Reform Act of 1993. 40. H.R.2616: Anti-Terrorism Act of 2011 41. H.R.2768: To ...

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      As noted by Galileo on July 22, 2012, "H.R.2615: Second Amendment Protection Act of 2011 – Repeals the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act and the Federal Firearms License Reform Act of 1993. 40. H.R.2616: Anti-Terrorism Act of 2011 41. H.R.2768: To ..." (/url?q=http://www.spurstalk.com/forums/showthread.php%3Ft%3D201471&sa=U&ei=umIMUNL5I8Ly2QXr0tHwDw&ved=0CCQQmAEwAg&usg=AFQjCNFojdoTcWRBVeS6NurhS-RLORjgyQ)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Ron Paul One Step Ahead of Dean Baker - August 07, 2011 by Lew Rockwell - Chris Dunn points out to me a column by Keynesian economist Dean Baker where he endorses Ron Paul's introduction of a Congressional bill (HR 2768) that would abolish $1.6 trillion of debt owed by the Treasury to the Federal Reserve. ...

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      As noted by Lew Rockwell on August 07, 2011, " Chris Dunn points out to me a column by Keynesian economist Dean Baker where he endorses Ron Paul's introduction of a Congressional bill (HR 2768) that would abolish $1.6 trillion of debt owed by the Treasury to the Federal Reserve. ... " (http://lewrockwell.com/wenzel/wenzel121.html)
    • Ron Paul Wants to Cancel Fictitious Debt to Fed... and Lower Limit Accordingly - August 04, 2011 by HNN Huntingtonnews.net - HR 2768 would do just that. Recently, Rep. Paul argued, “Where did they get the money to buy our debt? They created it our of thin air. Taxpayers keep working hard to pay interest to the Federal Reserve as well as finance these bonds. ...

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      As noted by HNN Huntingtonnews.net on August 04, 2011, " HR 2768 would do just that. Recently, Rep. Paul argued, “Where did they get the money to buy our debt? They created it our of thin air. Taxpayers keep working hard to pay interest to the Federal Reserve as well as finance these bonds. ... " (http://www.huntingtonnews.net/7025)
    • Tag Archives: HR 2768 - August 03, 2011 by Bacon's Rebellion - Under his bill, HR 2768, the $1.6 trillion that the Treasury owes to the Federal Reserve would disappear. The Federal Reserve began buying Treasury bonds in earnest late last year as part of its effort to keep long-term interest rates down. ...

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      As noted by Bacon's Rebellion on August 03, 2011, " Under his bill, HR 2768, the $1.6 trillion that the Treasury owes to the Federal Reserve would disappear. The Federal Reserve began buying Treasury bonds in earnest late last year as part of its effort to keep long-term interest rates down. ... " (http://www.baconsrebellion.com/tag/h-r-2768)
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