Ron Paul


Wed January 25, 2012
Presidential Race

Rep. Ron Paul: The Interview Transcript

Robert Siegel interviewed Rep. Ron Paul on All Things Considered on Jan. 25. This is an edited transcript of their conversation.

ROBERT SIEGEL: Representative Paul, welcome to the program once again.

REPRESENTATIVE RON PAUL (R-TX): Thank you. Good to be with you.

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Wed January 25, 2012
It's All Politics

Ron Paul: Steadily, 'Our Numbers Are Growing'

U.S. Rep. Ron Paul, shown at a campaign stop in South Carolina, spoke with NPR's All Things Considered today about the upcoming primaries, the possibility of a third-party run, taxes and other issues.
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In a wide-ranging discussion with All Things Considered's Robert Siegel, Ron Paul, the Republican congressman from Texas, said of all the GOP hopefuls, he's been the steady one.

"All I know is that the message is powerful," he said in response to a question about the viability of his campaign. "The message is well-received. Our numbers are growing, and we don't go up and down like a yo-yo."

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Mon January 23, 2012
It's All Politics

We Watched So You Don't Have To: Top Moments Of The GOP Tampa Debate

Originally published on Wed May 23, 2012 9:05 am

Republican presidential hopefuls Rick Santorum, Mitt Romney, Newt Gingrich and Ron Paultake part in The Republican Presidential Debate at University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida, January 23, 2012.
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In the first debate after Newt Gingrich's upset win in the South Carolina primary, the four GOP contenders jockeyed for new momentum heading into Florida's Jan. 31 vote.

The two South Carolina debates featured raucous audiences who cheered on the former House speaker. This time, it was former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney who seemed more comfortable before the more sedate crowd.

Here are five moments that stood out in Tampa.

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Fri January 20, 2012
The Two-Way

Four Headlines From Thursday's GOP Debate

Newt Gingrich (right) responds to a question a question about things one of his ex-wives said about their marriage during last night's debate in South Carolina. Mitt Romney, looks on.
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While others analyze what Thursday's GOP presidential debate does or doesn't tell us about what may or may not happen Saturday when South Carolina Republicans hold their primary, here's the top news from that four-man clash in Charleston:

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Thu January 19, 2012
It's All Politics

Last S.C. GOP Debate Before Primary Could Produce Political Fireworks

Originally published on Thu January 19, 2012 1:32 pm

If there's ever been a presidential debate with as much news happening in the hours leading up to the event, it's hard to remember when.

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