SALEM, New Hampshire -- As Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) campaigns across the Granite State ahead of next Tuesday’s first-in-the nation primary, he’s changing rhetoric in an attempt to expand his base and attract libertarian-leaning supporters following Sen. Show More Summary
NEWS YOU CAN USE. Dear Rand Paul Supporters: Here’s Why Your Guy Didn’t Win.
By Dan Olmsted As someone who believes there is an autism epidemic and that excessive vaccination is the cause (see Bernie Rimland), I was sorry to see Rand Paul leave the presidential race this week. His less-government philosophy would clearly...
After the Iowa caucus, the aftermath of which included Carsongate and some Trumpertantrums, the GOP debate in New Hampshire tonight will be one to watch. The field is smaller, now that main debate stage candidate Rand Paul, and undercard candidates Mike Huckabee and Rick Santorum, have all ended their campaigns. Show More Summary
The first months of 2016 have already claimed the presidential campaigns of Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.), former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-Pa.) and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee (R). But Republican voters would be fine with seeing the field...Show More Summary
Today's topics include: Jeb Bush's Droopy Campaign; Old School Republicans vs The Reality Show Era; Rand Paul and Rick Santorum Pull Out; Last Night's CNN Town Hall; Previewing the Maddow MSNBC Debate; The Real Progressive Purity Test;...Show More Summary
His Libertarianism was supposed to help the GOP reach young voters & minorities. But things turned out differently
MANCHESTER, N.H. – Not long after Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) ended his campaign for president, a group of libertarians gathered at the downtown Radisson to share good news. “This is a great day in the history of human freedom,” said Jason Sorens, a youthful-looking lecturer from Dartmouth. “We are firing the starting gun on the […]
The Late Show's Stephen Colbert pays tribute to the latest round of 2016 presidential candidates to drop out of the race, Rand Paul, Mike Huckabee and Martin O'Malley while getting a swipe in on Jim Gilmore for staying in after receiving...Show More Summary
Google Rand Paul today and you'll find stories about him suspending his presidential campaign under "Breaking News." In one way it is; in another it isn't. It's really an old story, but those who don't know history have been doomed (again) to repeat it. Show More Summary
Daniel R. DePetris Politics, On practically every single foreign policy issue of major consequence, Paul was pushing the opposite of what would normally be the GOP’s position. Once upon a time Rand Paul, the junior senator from Kentucky, was seen by a number of Republican pollsters and political strategists as a viable candidate for the presidency. Show More Summary
Stephen Colbert bid farewell to several 2016 presidential tributes felled by the Iowa caucuses on the latest installment of The Late Show's riotous Hunger Games send-up, "Hungry for Power Games." First up, Republican candidate Rand Paul, whose early campaign gimmicks included a series of viral videos in which he burned and shredded the United States tax...
The Constitution has gotten short shrift in the ongoing presidential debates, save for an occasional mention by Rand Paul. Now that he’s out of the race, Politico reports this morning, in a piece entitled “Ted Cruz, born-again libertarian,”...Show More Summary
Despite a disappointing presidential run, the 53-year-old Kentuckian is unusually well positioned to influence Senate debate on an array of crucial issues.
Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio is working to court Rand Paul supporters, despite their different approaches to issues like nation security. At a campaign event in Portsmouth, New Hampshire Thursday, Rubio is telling would-be...Show More Summary
Noting the availability of dozens of Rand Paul supporters, Kimmel dug the knife in deeper with an ad parody that asks people who can't "Stand with Rand" anymore to help push Jeb's candidacy to new heights, and maybe even fourth plac...
Jasmine Tookes … Bad debt weighing on the world economy … Syria talks suspended … Rand Paul, out … $100m (...)