If Ron Paul becomes president....

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  1. Ravi
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    Will he foot the bill for the White House from his personal funds?

    George Washington paid rent for the Samuel Osgood house.

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    he'd do that just like he adhered to his own belief in term limits...

    not...

    and to his own distaste for earmarks...

    not...

    luckily it's not going to be an issue.
     
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    If he was elected pres. it would be the least of our problems.
     
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    kwc57 BOHICA Obama

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    True, the occumoochers would end up having to take personal responsibility for themselves. It'd really suck to be you.
     
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    His promise to cut 1 Trillion in first year and have a balanced budget within 3 years is the only reasonable thing I've heard so far from the Republican candidates.
    This is the biggest issue the USA has.
    My vote would go for him.
     
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    Paul would put us back to the stone age
     
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    well, our massive increasing debt would slow down. and we'd probably let other countries fight wars for themselves. and there is a slight chance that we'd quit babysitting other countries (by supplying their military).

    but he won't be nominated by the republican party. reasons? see my first paragraph.
     
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    Translation: Paul would roll back all the big government, socialist, new regulations, liberty infringements, unneeded agencies and damage done by the democrats under the Soetoro administration.

    He's got my vote.
     
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    You call that reasonable? It would be as destructive as an A bomb.
     
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    Basically recreating 1870 United States

    Same monetary system, same foreign policy, same government services
     

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