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How Rand Paul can win the 2016 presidential nomination

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) recently reinforced his emerging status as a legit 2016 contender, electrifying the base at the Conservative Political Action Conference and for the second time winning the CPAC straw poll. And like another freshman...Show More Summary

Rand Paul Slams He Who Must Not Be Named (Ted Cruz)

8 months agoNews : Truthdig

Sen. Rand Paul addresses the 2014 CPAC conference. Photo by Gage Skidmore (CC-BY-SA) Fresh of a big straw poll win at the CPAC conference, Rand Paul has a new op-ed taking aim without mentioning names at second-place finisher and fellow conservative heartthrob Sen. Show More Summary

A.M. Links: Malaysia Flight Vanishes Without Trace, Rand Paul Wins CPAC Straw Poll, Family Hospitalized After Eating LSD-Tainted Meat

8 months agoNews : Reason

Malaysia Flight MH370 went missing en route to Beijing over the weekend. Two of the passengers were reportedly on stolen EU passports, and police in Malaysia say they’ve identified one of those passengers. No race of the plane has been...Show More Summary

Rand Paul Wins Straw Poll at Conservative CPAC Event, Ted Cruz Second

Rand Paul, the pro-life Republican senator from Kentucky finished in first place in the weekend star poll held at CPAC, a national conference for conservative activists. Ted Cruz finished in second place. The CPAC conference is often dominated by conservatives with more libertarian viewpoints as well as college students and young adults who tend to, […]

Rand Paul Wins CPAC Straw Poll

This is the second straight year the Kentucky senator has won the CPAC straw poll of potential presidential candidates. The first term senator won 31 percent of the vote, ahead of second-place finisher Texas GOP Sen. Ted Cruz who took 11 percent. They were among a crowded field of hopefuls on the ballot at the […]

Rand Paul Wins CPAC Straw Poll

For the second straight year, Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky won the Conservative Political Action Committee straw poll. Paul won 31 percent of the vote ahead of Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas (11 percent), former neurosurgen Ben Carson (9 percent), New Jersey Gov. Show More Summary

Rand Paul wins CPAC presidential straw poll

OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — She was not on the speaking program, but Hillary Rodham Clinton had presence at the nation's largest annual gathering of conservative activists on Saturday, as high-profile Republicans launched a dual effort to attack the prospective Democratic presidential candidate and improve the GOP's longstanding struggle with women voters.

Rand Paul Wins Second Consecutive CPAC Straw Poll

NATIONAL HARBOR, Maryland-- Kentucky Senator Rand Paul has won the 2014 CPAC straw poll for the second consecutive year, with Texas Senator Ted Cruz coming in second and popular former neurosurgeon Ben Carson taking third. Senator Paul received 31% of the vote this year, while Senator Cruz received 11% and Dr. Show More Summary

Sen. Rand Paul convincingly wins CPAC presidential straw poll

(CNN) - Sen. Rand Paul easily won the presidential straw poll at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Saturday, giving the potential White House candidate an early boost with the Republican base ahead of the 2016 election. It was the second-straight year the Kentucky lawmaker topped the poll at the annual gathering, notching 31% support. […]

Rand Paul Wins CPAC Straw Poll

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul won the straw poll at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Saturday for the second consecutive year.

Rand Paul Wins CPAC Straw Poll with 31 Percent of Vote

9 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Rand Paul won the 2014 Conservative Political Action Conference presidential straw poll, the WaPo reports: Paul won 31 percent of the vote (compared with the 25 percent he won last year), beating a crowded field of more than two dozen...

Rand Paul Wins Big in CPAC Straw Poll, Again

9 months agoNews : Reason

Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky pulled another first place win in the Conservative Political Action Committee presidential straw poll with 31 percent of the vote. Sen. Ted Cruz came in a distance second with 11 percent of the vote, and Neurosurgeon Benjamin...Show More Summary

Surprise: Rand Paul Wins CPAC Straw Poll

Judging by the crowds at Sen. Rand Paul’s speech yesterday -- along with the fact that 46 percent of respondents were...

Rand Paul Wins CPAC Straw Poll

9 months agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Totally predictable. Sen. Rand Paul demolished his competition in the 2014 Washington Times/CPAC presidential preference straw poll on Saturday, winning 31 percent of the vote -- nearly three times the total of second-place Sen. Ted Cruz. Show More Summary

Rand Paul Wins the Annual CPAC Straw Poll

9 months agoNews : Mediaite

Rand Paul has won the annual CPAC straw poll, with 31 percent of the vote, followed by Ted Cruz and Dr. Ben Carson.

The Ukranian candidate: Putin wins CPAC poll

9 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

In a stunning upset, Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin won the CPAC straw poll by a wide margin, beating Chris Christie, Jeb Bush, Rick Santorum and all other prospective candidates by 50 points. In a related development, a group of CPACShow More Summary

Cancel the 2016 primaries, we have a CPAC straw poll winner

Rand Paul wins piece of straw, elected new king of Paulistan   In a stunning development at CPAC that was shocking to everybody except those used to pre-determined inevitabilities, Rand Paul won a piece of straw. Upon receiving the sacred straw, his supporters immediately declared straw as worthless as the dollar. They spun the straw [...]

HuffPo Live Appearance: Can Rand Paul Win?

Earlier this afternoon, I did a HuffPost live appearance. It was called, “Paul Legacy Continues: Rand Paul just won the CPAC straw poll and is being mentioned in the same breath as Rubio & Jeb Bush. Could he lead the GOP to victory with his libertarian ideology?” You can watch it all right here.

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