Before Donald Trump started baying at the moon, and before Ted Cruz launched pointless shutdowns, the start of the art in Republican ideological extremism was Paul Ryan and his Ayn Rand–inspired vision of government. Because Ryan is a practical extremist rather than an impractical one, and because he avoids displays ... More »
Rand Paul voted against stopping terrorists from getting guns. Will it matter in his reelection?
Kentucky's Jim Gray challenged incumbent Rand Paul to stop letting suspected terrorists buy guns in the U.S.
“The EPA can now jail you for putting dirt on your own land,” Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said in a speech before the Senate Tuesday. Paul was...
From CN2, a news outlet in Rand Paul’s native state of Kentucky: The bill titled ‘The Muhammad Ali Voluntary Service Act’ will be presented to Congress in honor of the famed boxer who refused to serve in the Vietnam War. On April, 28 1967 the heavy weight champion was stripped of his title for refusing […]
Samantha Bee found a rare point of agreement with (gasp) Senators Ted Cruz and Rand Paul Monday night in a segment supporting Senator Kristen Gillibrand’s Military Justice Improvement Act. The bill, which Gillibrand introduced in back...Show More Summary
Senator Rand Paul is honoring Muhammad Ali by naming his bill to end the Selective Service after the heavyweight champion.
Turns out senators Kirsten Gillibrand, Rand Paul and even Ted Cruz can all agree on one thing.
On last night's episode of Full Frontal With Samantha Bee, our host took on sexual assault in the military, a serious problem that the Pentagon has only reluctantly acknowledged. Later this week, the Senate will vote on the NationalShow More Summary
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) told reporters in Louisville on Monday that he'd be introducing legislation to end the Selective Service program that replaced the military draft, as a tribute to the late Muhammad Ali. “One of the things I liked about Muhammad Ali is that he would stand on principle even when it was unpopular,” Paul […]
It’s pretty weird to think that longtime Ayn Rand devotee Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) is no longer considered right-wing enough for today’s Republican Party, but these are the times we live in. Ryan’s Tea Party challenger Paul Nehlen attacked Ryan’s stance on border security in a...
On May 20, the new chemical bill was praised as the rarest of things: Our Congress doing its job. The Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act represents more than a year of steady work, delicate compromise, and amendments...Show More Summary
Dear Senator Paul, I was surprised to receive a letter from you recently, soliciting funding for a group wishing to make abortion illegal. Because I take your libertarian position seriously, I write to explain why I see a contradiction. In the U.S. Show More Summary
At least one super PAC that was left hanging after the end of the presidential bid of Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) will now focus on helping Gary Johnson, the former governor of New Mexico who secured the Libertarian Party's nomination this past weekend. Purple PAC, originally founded by former Cato Institute president Ed Crane as a […]
The US Congress should have better oversight of military sales to Saudi Arabia, according to an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) introduced by Senators Chris Murphy and Rand Paul said in a statement.
Once again, Rand Paul shows why it is he was elected in the first place. The post Rand Paul Goes Ham On Bill Being Voted On Without Lawmakers Reading It appeared first on RedState.