Ron Paul to Speak in Lexington Tuesday

Lexington, VA - Former 12-term U.S. Congressman and three-time presidential candidate Ron Paul will deliver the first speech of his 2013 College Tour on Tuesday, January 15, at 7 p.m. in Lee Chapel at Washington and Lee University.

The event is free and open to the public. Seating is limited and doors open at 6 p.m.

The talk is sponsored by Contact Committee, the Washington and Lee politics department and the Washington and Lee College Republicans.

Paul, who retired this year after serving as the U.S. Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district from 1997 to 2013, is noted for his remarks on limited constitutional government, low taxes, free markets and a return to sound monetary policies based on commodity-backed currency.