GOP Prez Wannabes: Be Bold on the Biggies

Forbes, Steve
June 2011
Forbes Asia;Jun2011, Vol. 7 Issue 7, p11
The article presents the author's comments on the issues that the presidential candidates from the Republican Party should focus on for the upcoming elections in 2012 in the U.S. He states that Representative Ron Paul, Republican from Texas, is the only contender who is addressing the issue of relinking dollar to gold. He mentions that presidential candidates should pay attention to flat tax system, Social Security system and Medicare policy.


Related Articles

  • Flat Taxes And Jobs. SILVERSTEIN, MICHAEL // Moderate Voice;10/25/2011, p4 

    In this article, the author offers his opinion on the flat tax proposals of Republican presidential aspirants in the U.S. He cites several reasons why the flat tax idea is a seasonal affectation gone wrong. He states that the flat tax proposals will not affect the poor and will make rich...

  • Evolution of a rEVOLution. Weigel, David // Reason;Apr2008, Vol. 39 Issue 11, p16 

    The article focuses on the campaign of Libertarian Representative Ron Paul of Texas for U.S. Republican presidential nomination. The author claims that the chance of a Paul nomination has became mathematically impossible, as he finished 5th place in New Hampshire and got small percentage of...

  • CAMPAIGN CASH.  // Time;11/19/2007, Vol. 170 Issue 21, p22 

    The article looks at the campaign funds that U.S. Presidential candidate Ron Paul has raised in November 2007. On November 5, 2007, Paul raised $2.4 million in twenty four hours which sets a record for any Republican candidate. Ron Paul exceeded the previous record by over one million dollars.

  • Ron Paul, Survivor. Roarty, Alex // National Journal;2/4/2012, p4 

    The article examines the state of the campaign of U.S. Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul as of February 2012. Paul finished second in Iowa and third in New Hampshire, but he dropped even further in Florida. It is noted that in spite of his dismal finish in Florida, he expects to perform...

  • Ron Paul and the Republicans. Ramsey, Bruce // Liberty (08941408);Aug2008, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p29 

    The author analyzes the reasons behind the loss of Ron Paul's nomination as presidential candidate of the U.S. Republican Party and the fate of his supporters in the party. He cites that Paul only collected 4% to 8% votes in the early primaries and despite party mate support, still nowhere did...

  • Nose under the tent. Slagle, Tim // Liberty (08941408);Jan/Feb2008, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p17 

    The author reflects on U.S. Congressman and presidential candidate Ron Paul and the success he is experiencing. He thinks that a lot of people, including the Republican Party hierarchy, Paul's supporters and Ron himself are surprised by Paul's success. The author believes that Republicans have...

  • Ron Paul Candidate Profile.  // Hit & Run;11/6/2011, p23 

    The article profiles Ron Paul, a Republican president candidate. He was born on August 20, 1935 and served as a U.S. Air Force doctor and private-practice obstetrician. His political career included winning a Texas congressional seat in a special election in 1976 and running for president under...

  • Paul 'reluctant' to back other GOP competitors.  // Hill;11/7/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 155, p6 

    The article reports that Republican presidential candidate Representative Ron Paul has said on "Fox News Sunday' that he would be reluctant to support his rivals in the party if they win the nomination.

  • Free Johnson. Birnbaum, Ben // New Republic;11/11/2010, Vol. 241 Issue 18, p6 

    The article profiles Gary Johnson, the former governor of the U.S. state of New Mexico and possible candidate for the Republican Party nomination for president. The central focus of the article is on Johnson's unorthodox opinions and on his roots in libertarianism. Ron Paul, a congressman,...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics