Then why did the Constitution specifically delegate the authority to conduct monetary policy to the Congress?God help us if congress ever gets any control over it.
RE: Article 1, Section 8.
To coin money, regulate the value thereof, and of foreign coin, and fix the standard of weights and measures...
LII: ConstitutionConducting oversight of monetary policy doesn't mean it will become "politicized."I am against a return to the Gold Standard, but if its between that and congress politicizing monetary policy, the Gold Standard would probably be the lesser of the two evils.