The question I have for Ron Paul (and nearly all neo-liberal, Keynesian, and neo-liberal economics), is that they all seem to recognize that the private sector net wants to save more.
Considering that dollars are flowing out of the country via exportation, how does Ron Paul propose that the private sector net save more, unless the government runs a deficit? In terms of pure, dollar-denominated, financial wealth.
Plan for eliminating the national debt in 10-20 years:
Specific cuts; defense spending: http://rolexian.wordpress.com/2011/01/03/more-detailed-look-a