Tag Archives: Ben Bernanke

Darrell Castle: Who Will Chair the Fed?


Darrell Castle talks about President Obama’s several choices to replace Ben Bernanke as Chairman of the Federal Reserve. Castle was the Constitution Party’s  2008 vice-presidential candidate and he is considering seeking the party’s presidential nomination in 2016.


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Darryl Perry: Open Letter to Ben Bernanke

Boston Tea Party chair Darryl Perry writes:

Ben Bernanke,
It has come to my attention that you will be compiling a list of people that post derogatory/negative comments about the Federal Reserve. I’d like to ask the following questions:

  • What keywords are you looking for?
  • What do you intend to do with the information you receive?
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Libertarians to Bernanke: You’re wrong

WASHINGTON – Libertarian Party Chair Mark Hinkle issued the following statement today:

"Associated Press reports today that Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke is telling Congress they must not cut federal spending sharply. Chairman Bernanke, you’re wrong.

"The federal government is currently spending somewhere around 24% of America’s total economic output — even more if you ignore the government’s accounting gimmick of ‘offsetting receipts.’… Read more ...

Darrell Castle: Freedom Fighters and Public-Sector Unions

by Darrell Castle
Constitution Party National Committee Vice-Chairman

What do the people rioting in the Middle East and the people protesting reductions in public-sector union bargaining rights have in common?

Not much, but the driving force behind each of them is similar, and that driving force is economic hardship.

What we are likely seeing is the crumbling of a world economic order that has existed for decades if not for centuries.… Read more ...

Wayne Root: ‘Time Magazine’s Big Blunder: The Ben Bernanke Travesty’

Ben Bernanke is “Disaster of the Century”… NOT “Person of the Year”

Ron Paul Should be Time’s “Person of the Year”

By Wayne Allyn Root and Rick Williams

You can usually count on Time magazine to get things backwards, and they missed in a big way with their selection of Ben Bernanke as “Person of the Year” for 2009.… Read more ...

LP.org poll: ‘How would you rate Ben Bernanke’s performance?’

The Libertarian Party’s daily poll asks “How would you rate Ben Bernanke’s performance as Federal Reserve Chairman?”

As of the time of this posting, 196 people had responded, with only 2 saying “excellent.” A total of 26% said “average” or better, while 53% said “very bad” or “horrific” (which lead with 39%).… Read more ...