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Ron Paul: ‘There Might Not Be Any Gold In Fort Knox’

Posted By admin On August 30, 2010 @ 3:16 pm In Featured Stories | Comments Disabled

Michael O’Brien
The Hill [1]
Monday, August 30, 2010

Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) said he plans to introduce legislation next year to force an audit of U.S. holdings of gold.

Paul, a longtime critic of the Federal Reserve and U.S. monetary policy, said he believes it’s “a possibility” that there might not actually be any gold in the vaults of Fort Knox or the New York Federal Reserve bank.

The libertarian lawmaker told Kitco News [2], a website tracking news about precious metals, that an audit was necessary to determine how much the U.S. maintains in gold reserves in case the government were to use gold to back the dollar.

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“If there was no question about the gold being there, you think they would be anxious to prove gold is there,” he said.

“Our Federal Reserve admits to nothing, and they should prove all the gold is there. There is a reason to be suspicious and even if you are not suspicious why wouldn’t you have an audit?

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[1] The Hill: http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/116341-ron-paul-plans-bill-to-audit-us-gold-reserves

[2] libertarian lawmaker told Kitco News: http://www.kitco.com/reports/KitcoNews20100824DC.html

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[5] Ron Paul Calls for Audit of US Gold Reserves : Kitco News Exclusive: http://www.prisonplanet.com/ron-paul-calls-for-audit-of-us-gold-reserves-kitco-news-exclusive.html

[6] Ron Paul Reality Check: Should America Sell Fort Knox’s Gold?: http://www.prisonplanet.com/ron-paul-reality-check-should-america-sell-fort-knoxs-gold.html

[7] Is Gold in Fort Knox Real? Ron Paul Wants to Know: http://www.prisonplanet.com/is-gold-in-fort-knox-real-ron-paul-wants-to-know.html

[8] Is there any gold inside Fort Knox, the world’s most secure vault?: http://www.prisonplanet.com/is-there-any-gold-inside-fort-knox-the-worlds-most-secure-vault.html

[9] Selling Gold at Fort Knox Emerges as Next Big Question in Debate on Federal Debt Limit: http://www.prisonplanet.com/selling-gold-at-fort-knox-emerges-as-next-big-question-in-debate-on-federal-debt-limit.html

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