Texas Congressman and Republican Presidential Candidate Ron Paul spoke in Gaston Hall during a speech sponsored by the Georgetown University Lecture Fund.
He argues that the United States Constitution has been progressively weakened in recent decades and suggests some possibilities for reinforcing it- Georgetown University
Congressman Ron Paul
Ronald Ernest Paul is a Republican United States Congressman from Lake Jackson, Texas, a physician, a bestselling author, and a former 2008 U.S. presidential candidate. Paul serves on the House Foreign Affairs Committee, the Joint Economic Committee, the Committee on Financial Services and is Chairman of the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Domestic Monetary Policy. He is a candidate for the Republican Party nomination for President of the United States in the 2012 election.
Ron Paul describes the current decline in the U.S. economy and states that although Americans are technically making more money than in the past, the cost of living is rising faster than most are able to keep up with.