Originally published on Fri January 13, 2012 10:49 am
Ron Paul, shown in this screen shot taken from his website, says he delivered more than 4,000 babies in the Texas district where he used to practice.
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Republican presidential candidate and Texas Congressman Ron Paul is known for his fervent opposition to armed intervention overseas and the Federal Reserve — and for his equally fervent supporters.
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Go to any Ron Paul event and it strikes you immediately. What's up with all the young people?