Ron Paul Talks with SF Gate Editorial BoardSubmitted by Michael Nystrom on Sun, 07/15/2007 - 14:36
The San Francisco Gate says:
Forget the "Straight Talk Express." Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul, a Texas congressman, is the real deal when it comes to politics-be-damned bluntness.
During our editorial board's meeting with him today, he talked about how the Republican party has lost its way on issues such as individual liberties (he voted against the Patriot Act) and the U.S. role in the world (he voted against the resolution that led to the invasion of Iraq).
"I'm astounded that more people aren't upset" at the Bush administration's spying on Americans and other loss of civil liberties since 9/11, he said.
Read the rest, and listen to the audio at the SF Gate.