Articles by Mike Miller

  • Oppose the E-Verify National ID System - October 3rd, 2011

    Quote of the Day: “And that no man might buy or sell, save he that had the mark, or the name of the beast, or the number of his name.” – The Book of Revelation 13:17 The House is considering H.R.2885, the “Legal Workforce Act.” This bill MANDATES that ALL employers use the “E-Verify” employment […]

  • Twist Paves the Way for QE III - September 24th, 2011

    by Peter Schiff, CEO of Euro Pacific Capital, and host of The Peter Schiff Show, broadcasting live from WSTC Norwalk CT from 10am to noon Eastern time every weekday, and streaming at www.schiffradio.com. Earlier this week the Federal Reserve ignited a firestorm in the global markets by admitting that the U.S. economy is facing downside risks. […]

  • Ron Paul holds hearing on legalizing competition in currencies - September 24th, 2011

    From Chris Powell of the Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee comes the news: Last week U.S. Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas, chairman of the House Subcommittee on Domestic Monetary Policy and Technology, held a hearing on his proposed Free Competition in Currency Act of 2011 (H.R. 1098), which would repeal legal tender laws, restrictions on private mints, […]

  • The FDA Should Be Advisory, NOT Mandatory - September 22nd, 2011

    Quote of the Day: “The FDA helped kill my dad.” — Jim Babka, President, Downsize DC We’ve launched a new campaign. This one aims to trim the power of the FDA (the Food and Drug Administration). The hardwired portion of the letter to Congress for this new campaign reads… Make the FDA advisory, not mandatory. […]

  • Asset Forfeiture on the Rise - September 14th, 2011

    Quote of the Day: “We take his money and, um, count it as a drug seizure.” A Douglas County, Nebraska Sheriff’s Deputy, who didn’t like the attitude of a man pulled over at a traffic stop Civil asset forfeiture is government seizure of property and cash, even when the owner isn’t charged of a crime. […]

  • - September 13th, 2011

    On Tuesday, September 13, Peter Schiff, the CEO of Euro Pacific Capital, www.europac.net will testify before the House of Representatives Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs, Stimulus Oversight and Government Spending. The hearing entitled, “Take Two: The President’s Proposal to Stimulate the Economy and Create Jobs” will examine federal job creation efforts. Mr. Schiff, author of many best-selling books […]

  • TSA to Reward Frequent Fliers Who Give Up More of Their Privacy - September 13th, 2011

    Stung by bad publicity, the TSA is making “reforms.” One of them is to give frequent fliers a “choice”: give up even MORE of your privacy for greater convenience! Isn’t this just more evidence that the TSA should be ABOLISHED, instead of reformed? I wrote a letter telling Congress to do just that, and I […]

  • Job Killer in Chief - September 4th, 2011

    by Peter Schiff, CEO of Euro Pacific Capital, and host of The Peter Schiff Show, broadcasting live from WSTC Norwalk CT from 10am to noon Eastern time every weekday, and streaming at www.schiffradio.com This morning many on Wall Street were stunned by the big fat zero put up by the August jobs report, the worst showing […]

  • The Last Haven Standing - September 4th, 2011

    by Peter Schiff The markets are going through another sell-off phase, yet the traditional notions of a ‘safe haven’ are changing. No longer is the US dollar the default shelter; instead, gold, the Swiss franc, and the Japanese yen are the preferred assets. All three of these havens – gold, francs, and yen – have […]

  • How Warren Buffett Is Wrong - August 23rd, 2011

    The following essay is presented as an educational service of the Downsize DC Foundation … By Jim Babka, Perry Willis, and James Wilson On Monday, August 15, billionaire Warren Buffett argued in an op-ed for the The New York Times that his taxes should be raised. He claimed that giving the Federal State more of […]