Arizona State Rep. Mark Finchem: Inflation is Theft

Originally published on March 28, 2017 March 8, 2017: Testifying in support of his Sound Money bill, HB2014, Finchem gives examples to help explain what inflation is. He notes that there has “been this quiet theft going on over time…” Bill GreeneWilliam Greene is the author of the original Constitutional Tender Act, a bill template…

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Ron Paul: Testimony in Support of Arizona Honest Money Bill, HB2014 on 03-08-17

Originally posted on March 9, 2017 Ron Paul visited the Arizona state Senate Committee on Finance on Wed. March 8, 2017 to testify in support of what he considers a “very important” honest money bill, HB2014. “If you want to have liberty and limit the size of government, you have to have honest money,” said…

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Texas Proposal Would Include the Right to Sound Money and Bitcoin in the State Constitution

by Mike Maharrey Originally published at http://blog.tenthamendmentcenter.com/2017/03/texas-proposal-would-include-the-right-to-sound-money-and-bitcoin-in-the-state-constitution/ AUSTIN, Texas (March 7, 2017) – A joint resolution introduced in the Texas House proposes a state constitutional amendment to guarantee the right to own, hold and use any mutually agreed upon medium of exchange. Passage of the bill would take another step toward undermining the Federal Reserve’s…

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Nullify Chapter 19: End the Fed from the Bottom Up

Encouraging the use of gold and silver as legal tender, and removing regulatory burdens are essential first steps for states against the Federal Reserve. But they can take things even further. Bill GreeneWilliam Greene is the author of the original Constitutional Tender Act, a bill template that can be introduced in every State legislature in…

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Nullify Chapter 18: Taking on the Federal Reserve

“There are four steps states can take to protect themselves from the Federal Reserve, and restore sound money. We’ll cover the first two, next.” Bill GreeneWilliam Greene is the author of the original Constitutional Tender Act, a bill template that can be introduced in every State legislature in the nation, returning each of them to…

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Tennessee Bill Would Help Encourage Use of Gold and Silver as Currency

by Mike Maharrey Originally published at http://blog.tenthamendmentcenter.com/2017/02/tennessee-bill-would-help-encourage-use-of-gold-and-silver-as-currency/ NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Feb. 6, 2017) – Bills filed in the Tennessee House and Senate would exempt gold and silver bullion and coins from sales tax, encouraging their use and taking the first step toward breaking the Federal Reserve’s monopoly on money. Sen. Frank Nicely (R-Strawberry Plains) introduced Senate…

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Utah Bill Would Set Stage For State Gold and Silver Depository, Further Encourage Use of Metals as Money

by Mike Maharrey Originally published at http://blog.tenthamendmentcenter.com/2017/02/utah-bill-would-set-stage-for-state-gold-and-silver-depository-further-encourage-use-of-metals-as-money/ SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Feb. 1, 2017) – A bill introduced in the Utah legislature would build on the state’s Legal Tender Act, creating a foundation for further action to encourage the use of gold and silver as money, and take another step toward breaking the Federal Reserve’s monopoly on…

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Kentucky Bill Would Encourage use of Gold and Silver as Currency

by Mike Maharrey Originally published at http://blog.tenthamendmentcenter.com/2016/10/kentucky-bill-would-encourage-use-of-gold-and-silver-as-currency/ FRANKFORT, Ky. (Oct. 13, 2016) – A Kentucky bill prefiled for the 2017 session would remove sales taxes from the purchase of gold and silver, encouraging its use and taking the first step toward breaking the Federal Reserve’s monopoly on money. Sen. John Schickel (R-Union) prefiled BR156 on…

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States Should Restore Gold and Silver as Legal Tender before the Monetary Crisis Arrives

by Jp Cortez Originally published at http://tenthamendmentcenter.com/2016/08/09/states-should-restore-gold-and-silver-as-legal-tender-before-the-monetary-crisis-arrives/ States Shouldn’t Wait for a Monetary Crisis to Devastate Their People and Economies The Constitution for the United States of America is not merely a set of suggestions. So when the Constitution says, in Article I Section 10, “No state shall make any Thing but gold and silver…

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