Ron Paul Returns to South Carolina

October 27, 2009 by  
Filed under Events, News, Press Release

Congressman Ron Paul

Congressman Ron Paul

Rep. Ron Paul of Texas will deliver a lecture at the University of South Carolina on the future of individual liberty and the importance of the U.S. Constitution on Monday, November 9 at 7:00 PM in the Carolina Coliseum.

The event is jointly cosponsored by Young Americans for Liberty, the Carolina Debate Union and the USC Honors College. Dr. Paul will highlight the importance of civility and tolerance of all opinions, not just in politics but also in everyday life.

The lecture is open to the public and is free of charge.

Congressman Paul is a U.S. Representative of Texas currently serving his eleventh term. Dr. Paul received his medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine and went on to serve in the U.S. Air Force as a flight surgeon. After his service, Dr. Paul turned to politics in the late 1970s. He currently serves on the House Banking Committee.

University of South Carolina Honors College provides an outstanding undergraduate education for academically gifted students that individualizes and makes available the resources and academic depth of a comprehensive research university. At the core of its mission is the belief that each individual student matters and that each deserves a program of study the fits their individual goals and needs.

The Carolina Debate Union is a newly founded student organization at the University of South Carolina dedicated to providing a forum for the expression of ideas. The Union provides an opportunity for students to augment their education through the study and practice of effective communication. The Union hosts weekly parliamentary debates.

Young Americans for Liberty is a chapter-based organization established as a continuation of Students for Ron Paul. They support constitutional principles and the classical liberal ideology of the Founding Fathers.

AFP Hot Air Tour – Columbia

October 26, 2009 by  
Filed under Events

Join Americans for Prosperity’s 70-foot-tall hot air balloon in Columbia on Tuesday, October 27th, at 9:00 AM for a discussion on American energy policy. Learn about the danger reactionary climate change legislation poses to our economy, local businesses, even your personal budget.

Location:
The Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

1101 Lincoln St.

Columbia, SC 29201

This will be a fun event and completely free with tethered hot air balloon rides (weather and wind permitting), music, and lite refreshment.The event will be approximately an hour and a half long.

Bring friends from work, family, your college, homeschool group, political group, other community associations!

For more information, contact info@afphq.org or (703) 224-3200