WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the effort by congressional Republicans to pass a health care bill (all times local):
It's not clear at the moment what is happening with the Senate healthcare bill today — although Rand Paul tweeted that Mitch McConnell informed him the plan is to vote on a clean repeal. This morning, @SenateMajLdr informed me that the plan for today is to take up the 2015 clean repeal bill as I've urged. Show More Summary
This morning Sen. Rand Paul appeared on Fox News to declare that he won’t be voting for a healthcare bill “that hasn’t been written and hasn’t been scored by the CBO.” Paul went on to blast the bill as a “pork fest” – which is a neat...Show More Summary
Senator Rand Paul says he thinks President Trump can pardon himself. Meanwhile, Trump's lawyer Jay Sekulow told ABC News that the issue of pardons has never been discussed. Read more...
Rand Paul has helped to block Republican efforts to introduce a new health bill. Rand Paul, one of the conservative senators who has helped to hold up Republican healthcare reform, on Sunday derided the current Senate bill as a “monstrosity” and a “porkfest” and said he would not vote for it to proceed to debate this week. Show More Summary
"They can work with Democrats if they want bigger government, but let conservatives vote for an actual repeal of Obamacare."
Last week the White House celebrated “Made in America” week, which was a chance to promote all the mostly products produced in these United States of America. During a visit to CNN’s State of the Union, Senator Rand Paul was asked by host Jake Tapper about the seeming hypocrisy that a lot of the very products […]
A meeting of minds The post Rand Paul Agrees With Trump On At Least This One Thing (FULL AUDIO) appeared first on RedState.
That was the day Rand Paul won the Republican primary for senate in Kentucky, defeating Trey Grayson, who wasn’t conservative enough for Paul. Whatever may be Grayson’s other faults, he would probably be a “yes” on the health-care bill...Show More Summary
It is impossible to overstate the Republican commitment to ripping health care from millions, while taking a chainsaw to our medical system. Rand Paul has just announced that he will vote “Yes” on the Trumpcare motion to proceed as long as he is given a clean vote on his amendment, which would simply repeal the […]
The Latest on President Donald Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions (all times local): 9:55 a.m. Sen. Rand Paul is agreeing with President Donald Trump that Attorney General Jeff Sessions … Click to Continue »
Sen. Rand Paul is agreeing with President Donald Trump that Attorney General Jeff Sessions shouldn't have recused himself from the federal probe into whether Trump's campaign got Russian help in last year's election. After Sessions stepped aside, Robert Mueller became special counsel atop an investigation into Russian interference in last year's campaign. [...]Show More Summary
President Donald Trump reportedly singled out Republican Sen. Rand Paul during a dinner with GOP senators on Monday night, criticizing the Libertarian-leaning lawmaker for his opposition to the Senate's Obamacare replacement bill. After...Show More Summary
Call the liars to the floor — Put them on record lying to American people. Four Republican senators say they... The post Rand Paul: Bring Obamacare Vote to the Floor – Then Let Republicans Go Home and Explain to Why They Voted No appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
As I mentioned yesterday, I am astounded that so many people want to blame the GOP’s failure to repeal ObamaCare on those who are least to blame: folks like Rand Paul and Mike Lee. As I said, the real villains are the people who voted for the ObamaCare (partial) repeal bill in 2015 — but oppose it today. Show More Summary
For those who’ve been saying “join the team,” I say I’m right here, holding up each and every one of the promises, says Sen. Rand Paul.
First, let’s start by talking about who won’t be to blame: Senators Mike Lee or Rand Paul. Last night Brit Hume of Fox News tweeted this: Mike Lee now says he'll vote no on the Senate GOP Healthcare bill, joining Rand Paul in in acting to let Obamacare stand. — Brit Hume (@brithume) July 18, […]
Everyone knows what a logo is, but few people understand what a logo does. Iconic American art director and graphic designer Paul Rand once said, “a logo is a flag, a signature, an escutcheon, a street sign. A logo does not sell (directly), it identifies.” Rand’s words are as relevant as ever in the age of…more
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s Trumpcare bill got dealt a death blow Monday night when Kansas Sen. Jerry Moran and Utah Sen. Mike Lee gave it a thumbs down, joining GOP colleagues Sen. Rand Paul and Susan Collins. The GOP “no”...Show More Summary