I can understand where he is coming from. I have been a Glenn Beck basher for years. I rarely agree with him. However, if he is wanting to learn then brother you are gonna learn. I wrote an article about this - for anyone that cares to read it:
"We need to understand the more government spends, the more freedom is lost...Instead of simply debating spending levels, we ought to be debating whether the departments, agencies, and programs funded by the budget should exist at all."
— Ron Paul