2020 Supporters Summit

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Central Banking and the Constitution

  • Supporters Summit 2020, Jekyll Island, Georgia

Tags Central BanksLegal SystemMoney and BanksU.S. History

10/13/2020Judge Andrew P. Napolitano

The US constitution says nothing about central banking, which means it does not authorize the existence of a central bank. Yet, "the constitution has been tortured and twisted even as we speak to allow big government to control our lives."

From the 2020 Supporters Summit, presented at the historic Jekyll Island Club Resort on Jekyll Island, Georgia, on 9 October 2020.

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Contact Judge Andrew P. Napolitano

Judge Andrew P. Napolitano serves on the Board of Directors of the Mises Institute, and is the Institute's Distinguished Scholar in Law and Jurisprudence. He is Senior Judicial Analyst at Fox News, former Judge of the Superior Court of New Jersey, and is a graduate of Princeton University and the University of Notre Dame Law School. He has been published in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Los Angeles Times, and numerous other publications

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