Unholy Alliance: The Federal Reserve and the Treasury

By Cassandra AndersonJune 14, 2012 The Federal Reserve and the Treasury are running a scam that funnels freshly-printed money from the Fed into the Treasury, using Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae as the pipeline.  Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae were taken over by the government and put into conservatorship in the 2008 bailout.  Freddie Mac […]

End The Fed – End The Wars SF 2013

Join us May 18, 2013 at the Federal Reserve building! We will be At The Fed from 10 am to 4 pm. This is a part of a national rally to End The Fed! For more info visit our Facebook group. Sean Ackley explains what the Federal Reserve Board does. Join Our Mailing List To […]

Paulson, Soros Add Gold as Price Declines Most Since 2008

Billionaire investors George Soros and John Paulson increased their stakes in the biggest exchange- traded fund backed by gold as prices posted the largest quarterly drop since 2008. Soros Fund Management more than doubled its investment in the SPDR Gold Trust to 884,400 shares as of June 30, compared with three months earlier, a U.S. […]

Cámara baja de EEUU aprueba ley para auditar la Reserva Federal

El proyecto de ley de Ron Paul para auditar la Reserva Federal ha sido aprobado por mayoría en la Cámara de Representantes. El voto final fue 327 contra 98, y todos menos un republicano y 89 demócratas votaron sí. La ley tenía más de 274 copartidarios y enfrentó una fuerte oposición de los demócratas y […]

Lawmakers reworked financial portfolios after talks with Fed, Treasury officials

ShareThis Lawmakers reworked financial portfolios after talks with Fed, Treasury officials 24 Jun 2012 In January 2008… the subprime mortgage industry was collapsing, and the Dow Jones industrial average had lost more than 2,000 points in less than three months. House Minority Leader John A. Boehner became the Bush administration’s point person on Capitol Hill […]

Auditar la Reserva Federal

La semana pasada, el movimiento de “Audit the Fed” (Auditar la Reserva Federal)  recibió la buena noticia de que los líderes republicanos planean celebrar una votación sobre un proyecto de ley de auditoría completo en julio.  Introducido por nada menos que el representante Ron Paul (R-TX), la Ley de Transparencia de la Reserva Federal requeriría frecuentes […]

Fed clears China’s first US bank takeover

The United States on Wednesday opened its banking market to ICBC, China’s biggest bank, for the first time clearing a takeover of a US bank by a Chinese state-controlled company. Just days after high-level US-China economic talks in Beijing, the Federal Reserve approved an application from Industrial and Commercial Bank of China to buy a […]

Ron Paul Confronts Bernanke: “Do You Buy Your Own Groceries?”

By Steve Watson, Infowars.com GOP presidential candidate Ron paul took a break from campaigning today and diverted his attention back to his role on the House Financial Services Committee with the semiannual visit of Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke. In a scathing opening statement, Paul went on the offensive against the Fed: “What we are […]

Bernanke urges action to heal housing markets

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke on Friday issued a call to action to restore U.S. housing markets, saying depressed house prices and sales are a serious drag on the economic recovery. “The state of housing has been an impediment to a faster recovery,” he told a home builders’ conference. “We need to continue to develop […]

Fed Action Will Decide Next Major Move For Gold

As our regular readers will know, we view US real interest rates as the key determinant of gold prices over the medium term. Six weeks ago we updated the situation with U.S. real rates (discussion of the theory behind the relationship can be found in that article) and since then, we have observed the gap […]