The Craziest Republican Legislative Proposals Of 2012

From ThinkProgress Thu Dec 27 2012, 09:00:26

1. Outlawing the dollar. Washington state lawmakers introduced a bill that would have outlawed the paper dollar, because "only gold and silver may be recognized as government legal tender." This is just part and parcel of the extreme right's continuing fascination with goldbuggery, a fascination to which the Republican party's presidential candidates gladly pandered. 2. [...]

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