Virginia Ends All Taxes on Purchases of Gold and Silver
April 12th, 2022 • (Richmond, Virginia - April 12, 2022) - By signing sound money legislation last night, Virginia Governor Glenn Youngkin has ended Virginia’s discriminatory practice of assessing sales taxes on smaller purchases of gold, silver, platinum, and palladium b
Currency Wars Center on Russia’s Gold
March 28th, 2022 • In response to Russia’s war on Ukraine, the U.S. and G-7 countries have launched a currency war against the Kremlin. Sanctions imposed on the Russian central bank have effectively blacklisted the country from the U.S. dollar-dominated global financial s
Washington Enters Full Scapegoat Mode for Brewing Inflation Disaster
March 11th, 2022 • First, they said inflation was transitory. Then when that line became untenable, they said inflation was a sign of a recovering economy. Then when polls showed most Americans believed they were losing ground financially, the White House blamed corporate g
Meet the World-Famous Astronomer Who Was Also a Wicked Smart Economist
March 1st, 2022 • Nicolaus Copernicus is best known for introducing Europeans to the heliocentric model. But did your teachers tell you he was also a pioneer in economics?
Idaho House Votes for Potential Gold and Silver Allocation to Hedge State Funds
February 17th, 2022 • Boise, Idaho (February 17, 2022) -- The Idaho State House today overwhelmingly approved a bill which enables the State Treasurer to protect state reserve funds from inflation and financial risk by holding physical gold and silver.
SMDL Policy Director Jp Cortez Testifies Before TN Committee on Sound Money Measure
February 10th, 2022 • Jp Cortez, policy director for the Sound Money Defense League, traveled to Nashville to speak to legislators in the Tennessee House Finance Ways and Means Subcommittee in support of House Bill 1874, a measure to eliminate sales taxes from precious metals
State Reserve Funds Are Dangerously Exposed to Inflation
February 8th, 2022 • The recent explosion in inflation rates caused by runaway debt-funded federal spending and Fed money printing has sparked renewed interest in state legislatures in the role gold and silver play in hedging against systemic risks.
“Sound Money Is Making a Comeback” - SMDL Director Stefan Gleason joins The Gold Newsletter
February 7th, 2022 • Stefan Gleason, President of Money Metals Exchange and Director of the Sound Money Defense League, joins The Gold Newsletter Podcast to discuss sound money, state legislation, and cryptocurrencies
Jp Cortez joins Eric Brakey on Free America Now! to discuss sound money legislation
February 7th, 2022 • Jp Cortez, Policy Director for the Sound Money Defense League and lead author for the Sound Money Index, joins Free America Now to discuss the actions state legislatures can take to fight inflation and defeat the Federal Reserve.
David Morgan Interviews Sound Money Defense League Director Stefan Gleason on Sound Money Battles
February 1st, 2022 • Stefan Gleason, Director of the Sound Money Defense League, sits down for a comprehensive interview with David Morgan of TheMorganReport.com