Author Topic: Rand Paul On Why People Don't Trust Congress  (Read 307 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline rangerrebew

  • America defending Veteran
  • TBR Contributor
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 53,087
  • “It’s easier to fool people than to convince them
Rand Paul On Why People Don't Trust Congress
« on: July 14, 2014, 06:25:38 AM »
America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves. Abraham Lincoln

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power. Abraham Lincoln

Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm. Abraham Lincoln

Offline EC

  • Shanghaied Editor
  • Member
  • Hero Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 17,695
  • Conspiracy engineer. Low rates.
Re: Rand Paul On Why People Don't Trust Congress
« Reply #1 on: July 14, 2014, 06:34:51 AM »
I don't agree with Rand Paul on everything - but that were majestic.
The fastest way to a man's heart? Inch to the right of the breastbone, between the fourth and fifth rib.

Every time I start to feel boring, I remember there is a monthly magazine devoted to elevators.

Avatar courtesy of Oceander

I've got a website now: Smoke and Ink

Offline Oceander

  • Technical
  • Hero Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 42,737
  • #NeverTrumpForever
Re: Rand Paul On Why People Don't Trust Congress
« Reply #2 on: July 14, 2014, 06:41:41 AM »
Because government simply cannot be trusted, no matter what the form.

Offline rangerrebew

  • America defending Veteran
  • TBR Contributor
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 53,087
  • “It’s easier to fool people than to convince them
Re: Rand Paul On Why People Don't Trust Congress
« Reply #3 on: July 14, 2014, 02:42:40 PM »
Because government simply cannot be trusted, no matter what the form.

Madison warned people to never trust their freedom to another person.
America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves. Abraham Lincoln

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power. Abraham Lincoln

Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm. Abraham Lincoln

Online truth_seeker

  • Hero Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 15,556
  • Common sense results oriented conservatism
Re: Rand Paul On Why People Don't Trust Congress
« Reply #4 on: July 14, 2014, 03:10:38 PM »
They have too much money, and too much power.

That gives them reasons to be involved with all sorts of matters, never intended by the founders.

Interests from across the spectrum use government's money and power, to further their agendas.

Crony capitalists, and do-gooder social interests write most legislation.

Meanwhile the highways don't get maintenance, and the Keystone pipeline goes unbuilt, both of which involve jobs, for skilled people willing to work.

Attention along the border is for leftist social interests, where the jobs gained are for nanny-state do-gooders that work for govt. agencies.



#NeverHillary

Offline GourmetDan

  • Hero Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 7,090
Re: Rand Paul On Why People Don't Trust Congress
« Reply #5 on: July 14, 2014, 03:21:43 PM »
Madison warned people to never trust their freedom to another person.


             


"The heart of the wise inclines to the right, but the heart of the fool to the left." - Ecclesiastes 10:2

"April Fools Day is the one day of the year that people critically evaluate news articles before accepting them as true." - Unknown

Offline Fishrrman

  • Hero Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 8,991
Re: Rand Paul On Why People Don't Trust Congress
« Reply #6 on: July 14, 2014, 09:39:44 PM »
Oceander wrote above:
[[ Because government simply cannot be trusted, no matter what the form... ]]

But you'd trust 'em with "immigration reform".....  right ..... ????

Offline Oceander

  • Technical
  • Hero Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 42,737
  • #NeverTrumpForever
Re: Rand Paul On Why People Don't Trust Congress
« Reply #7 on: July 14, 2014, 09:58:27 PM »
Oceander wrote above:
[[ Because government simply cannot be trusted, no matter what the form... ]]

But you'd trust 'em with "immigration reform".....  right ..... ????

and you'd trust them with walling all the dirty little wetbacks out, right ...???


Share me

Digg  Facebook  SlashDot  Delicious  Technorati  Twitter  Google  Yahoo
Smf