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Op-Ed: Perry vs. Paul battle could strengthen GOP position in 2016

Republican titans Rand Paul, outspoken libertarian U.S. senator from Kentucky, and Rick Perry, outspoken longtime governor of Texas, are taking potshots at each other. Democrats should beware of the victor coming out stronger for 2016.
In the Media by Calvin Wolf - 1 comment

Quininiac Poll: Rand Paul over Hillary Clinton in Colorado

Denver - A new Colorado poll shows the Democratic Party cannot presume an early coronation of Hillary Clinton to be a sound political strategy, and that the state's Senate seat is up for grabs.
In the Media by Larry Clifton - 4 comments

Rand Paul: Cheney pushed for Iraq war to benefit Halliburton

A five-year-old video has emerged of Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) accusing former vice president Dick Cheney of pushing for an invasion of Iraq because it would benefit Halliburton, where he was previously CEO.
In the Media by Brett Wilkins - 6 comments

Facing criticism, Rand Paul starts building campaign network

Stung by criticism from Republican strategists and political observers that he has no national campaign network, backers of presidential hopeful Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) say they’re just getting started, and they’ll continue to build their organization.
In the Media by Martin Laine - 1 comment

Sen Rand Paul to sue Obama and NSA over 4th amendment concerns

Libertarian-leaning and likely 2016 presidential contender Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) announced plans on Wednesday to sue President Barack Obama and the NSA over Fourth Amendment violations.
In the Media by Michael Krebs - 2 comments

White House pressured by key senators over Iran nuclear talks

As negotiations with Iran over the Islamic republic's nuclear program entered its second day on Sunday, President Barack Obama remained under fire by key senators from both parties for ignoring prior legislation on Iranian sanctions.
In the Media by Michael Krebs - 1 comment

Bill seeks to remove federal protection for endangered species

Washington - The Endangered Species Management Self-Determination Act, currently in committee in the Senate, seeks to leave protection of endangered species up to the Governors of each state and automatically remove protections for animals after five years.
In the Media by Justin King - 6 comments

Rand Paul: 'There are always perceptions of what is extreme'

With The New York Times and NBC's "Meet The Press" seeking to tether him to his father's Libertarian positions, Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) defended his cause and his father alike.
In the Media by Michael Krebs - 10 comments

Obama's 'promise zones' versus Senator Paul's 'freedom zones'

President Obama's "promise zones" very much resemble Senator Rand Paul's ideas on "economic freedom zones" the Republican introduced in Detroit in December. Is imitation flattery, as Paul insists?
In the Media by Michael Krebs - 2 comments

In Detroit visit, Senator Rand Paul seeks diversity for the GOP

Detroit - Speaking at the opening of the Republican Party office in Detroit, Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) stressed the need for the GOP to infiltrate markets the party has largely ignored.
In the Media by Michael Krebs

CNN/IRC poll: It's Clinton and Christie in 2016 White House race

According to the latest CNN / ORC International poll on the possible candidates for the 2016 presidential election, the contest may be between Hillary Clinton and Chris Christie.
In the Media by Michael Krebs - 2 comments

Bipartisan criticism greets Obama move to extend Afghan presence

With members of Afghanistan's grand assembly pushing for a timely signature of the bilateral security agreement with the U.S. - effectively extending the war more than 10 years out - American senators are pushing for bipartisan approval.
In the Media by Michael Krebs

Senator Rand Paul: American voters want 'someone like me' in 2016

In an appearance on FOX News Monday night, Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) almost announced his bid for the White House, saying Americans want "someone like myself."
In the Media by Michael Krebs - 2 comments

Senator Paul knocks Obamacare, Gov Christie in latest comments

Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) continued to pursue a fiscally conservative position this week, calling national attention to the costs associated with Obamacare and questioning Governor Chris Christie (R-NJ) over Hurricane Sandy relief.
In the Media by Michael Krebs - 5 comments

Senator Rand Paul on Obamacare: Government is 'inherently inept'

In an interview on ABC's "This Week," Senator Rand Paul was asked to comment on a range of issues - from Edward Snowden's clemency denial to his 2016 presidential aspirations.
In the Media by Michael Krebs - 4 comments

Senator Rand Paul challenges Obama on NSA Pope spying charge

In an interview with Fox News' Bill Hemmer, Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) proposed a resolution to help keep the NSA in check and demanded an answer from President Obama on the secretive agency's actions.
In the Media by Michael Krebs - 4 comments

Rep. Peter King defends NSA, strikes out against Senator Paul

In comments made on NBC's "Meet The Press" on Sunday, Congressman Peter King (R-NY) defended the widespread spying allegations facing the NSA.
In the Media by Michael Krebs - 1 comment

Senator Paul: It's a 'silly argument' to say a law cannot change

Appearing on NBC's "Meet The Press" on Sunday, Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) defended the Republican position, telling viewers that President Obama and his Democratic allies have refused to compromise on Obamacare.
In the Media by Michael Krebs - 18 comments

With nation split, Obama claims GOP senators too 'controversial'

With a recent Rasmussen poll showing a split in which Party to blame for the federal government shutdown, President Obama labeled first-term GOP senators too "controversial."
In the Media by Michael Krebs - 3 comments

Six GOP 2016 hopefuls to appear at New York City event

Six potential Republican candidates for President of the United States in 2016 will appear at an event in New York City next month. The six include Rand Paul, Paul Ryan, Chris Christie, Marco Rubio, Scott Walker and Rick Synder.
In the Media by Mike White

Obama criticism 'offensive,' but Benghazi is not Paris

Washington - Making the Sunday morning press circuits, White House insider Dan Pfeiffer condemned GOP criticisms of President Obama as "offensive" and "absurd," while Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) insisted on a need for greater embassy security.
In the Media by Michael Krebs - 3 comments

Op-Ed: No, Rand Paul, libertarians are more than just naked drug users

Lexington - According to Kentucky Republican Senator Rand Paul, libertarians want to go outside without any clothes on and smoke pot. Although I wouldn't oppose someone doing that, I'm rather insulted that he believes that's all I aspire to do in life.
In the Media by Andrew Moran - 5 comments

Rand Paul considering 2016 presidential bid

Senator Rand Paul, a Republican from Kentucky, has officially stated that he is considering a 2016 presidential campaign. Paul is the son of former Congressman Ron Paul.
In the Media by Alex Allen - 4 comments

Rand Paul opposes libertarian view, against legalizing marijuana

The libertarian, conservative, Tea Party adherent and Republican senator from Kentucky, Rand Paul, has clarified his views on marijuana. Paul told 'Fox News Sunday' that he doesn't support legalizing it but feels possession does not warrant a jail term.
In the Media by Marcus Hondro - 1 comment

Op-Ed: Leftist admits right-wing Republicans lead in drone critique

Washington - Senators Ted Cruz and Rand Paul introduced a bill in Senate S 505 that would prohibit drone killings of US citizens on US soil if they are not an imminent threat.
In the Media by Ken Hanly - 8 comments

Op-Ed: Rand Paul 2016 — The collapse of Libertarianism is coming soon

Voting for Rand Paul in 2016 will only help to destroy the Libertarian movement and merge it with mainline conservatism and the status quo.
In the Media by Alex Allen - 1 comment

Democrats ask Obama to give the 'full legal' basis for drones

Washington - Five House Democrats signed a letter today demanding President Barack Obama release the legal basis for the government's right to drone strikes, including those against American civilians.
In the Media by Sami Zaatari - 3 comments

Op-Ed: Why Rand Paul was not being 'ridiculous' about drones, Mr. McCain

Americans responded overwhelmingly to the first major push-back by a US senator against the gradual overturn of the Bill of Rights since 9/11. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) was joined by Senator Ron Wyden, a Democrat from Oregon, in an historic filibuster.
In the Media by Ralph Lopez - 7 comments

Eric Holder sends Sen. Paul Rand a letter

Senator Rand Paul's epic filibuster has gotten the attention of Attorney General Eric Holder. Holder sent Sen. Paul a letter earlier in the day.
In the Media by Owen Weldon - 1 comment

Op-Ed: Rand Paul's epic filibuster

Washington - It's a sad day in America when a Tea Party Republican is the most progressive congressional voice defending our civil liberties.
In the Media by Brett Wilkins - 1 comment
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