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Rand Paul In The '90s: Medicare Is Socialism And Social Security Is A Ponzi Scheme (VIDEO)


Some other gems to watch for: Paul advocates scrapping the tax code, compares Medicare to the fall of the Soviet Union and explains private retirement accounts. It could work, he says -- just look at the Chilean laborer who saved almost $1 million for retirement.


For more vintage Paul, check out Evan McMorris-Santoro's piece from June.

Video produced by Rachel Slajda.

Additional reporting by Justin Elliott.