In this Aug. 28, 2012, file photo, Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas, arrives on the floor at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)
A new book from Ron Paul; image courtesy of the author
Ron Paul is still politically active, and has launched a support campaign for son Sen. Rand Paul's presidential campaign. (Associated Press)
Sen. Rand Paul, Kentucky Republican, is set to follow in the footsteps of his father, former Rep. Ron Paul, in making a White House bid. (Associated Press)
homegrown: Sen. Rand Paul, Kentucky Republican, is set to follow in the footsteps of his father, former Rep. Ron Paul, in making a White House bid. (Associated Press)
Former Texas Rep. Ron Paul, a Republican, is the driving force behind LPAC, the three-day Liberty Political Action Conference, which begins Thursday in a lofty Virginia hotel outside Washington, and hosts 800 eager guests. (Associated Press)
British actor Ian McKellen (Gandalf, Magneto) and former Republican presidential candidate Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas.
Former Rep. Ron Paul describes his new voicesofliberty.com website as a "digital bully pulpit" for early stage political ideas. (Associated Press) ** FILE **
Former U.S. Rep. and presidential candidate Ron Paul. (AP Photo/The Hattiesburg American, Kelly Price)
Ron Paul is convinced that "the big government establishment of both parties" wants him and his followers to shut up and go home.