Feast your eyes on the ‘top-grain leather,’ ‘original’ design, gilded pages. Is it the Bible? No, it’s the senator’s ‘Government Bullies’—now part of the ‘Classics of Liberty Library.’
Did you catch some of the Ferguson talk on last night's Independents? Here's a sampling: On tonight's show (Fox Business Network, 9 p.m. ET, 6 p.m. PT, repeats three hours later) we'll pick up the story with a Party Panel of "Progressive...Show More Summary
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) wrote an op-ed for Time about the Ferguson grand jury's decision not to indict officer Darren Wilson for the killing of Michael Brown. Paul writes that he blames politicians for the tragedy in Missouri. He...Show More Summary
Sen. Rand Paul old Politico that he didn't have specific houghts on the grand jury's decision not to indict Darren Wilson for the killing of Michael Brown, but renewed his calls to demilitarize the police and reform the criminal justice...Show More Summary
Senator Rand Paul has already reacted to the Ferguson grand jury decision and the ensuing violence with a new Time Magazine op-ed in which he places the brunt of the blame on politicians.
Jack Goldsmith, guru on national security law and a past member and critic of the George W. Bush administration, writes about Sen. Rand Paul’s proposal for war authorization against the Islamic State: The United States has declared war in five armed conflicts in American history: The War of 1812, the Mexican-American War, the Spanish-American War, […]
Rand Paul is probably one of the leading contenders at this point for the Republican nomination and the New York Times reports that he wants a declaration of war against ISIS and he wants to put boots on the ground. Yeah, he’ll go without me because of the restrictions he wants to place on the […]
Rand Paul thinks we need a war declaration against ISIS, not just an AUMF. Well, OK?
Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) announced Monday that he intends to present a Declaration of War resolution against the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) to Congress in December to make the current military action legal. "When Congress comes back into session in December, I will introduce a resolution to declare war against ISIS,” said Paul. Show More Summary
Some think a formal declaration of war would set limits, others worry where it would lead
God, if the entire holiday season is going to be taken up by an unending stream of crap spewed from the mouths of would-be Republican presidential candidates, I'm going to dig a bunker in the backyard and just stay there. Rep. Mark Takano (D-Calif.) is calling out Sen. Show More Summary
Rep. Mike Honda (D-CA) issued a statement on Monday blasting Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) for comparing President Barack Obama's executive amnesty to the internment of Japanese-Americans by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt during World War II. Show More Summary
If you’ve noticed all the construction happening on the National Mall lately, like me, you probably assumed it was for the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture.
After a meeting with Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) last week, MSNBC host and Reverend Al Sharpton told Politico a Paul presidential campaign could depress black Democratic turnout in 2016, as African American voters would be less inspired to vote against him.
Press release, received by email this morning: WASHINGTON, D.C. – Sen. Rand Paul today released a draft Declaration of War resolution against Islamic State (also known as ISIS) that he intends on introducing when Congress comes back into session in December. As the New York Times reported today, Sen. Show More Summary
Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) successfully forced former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg’s amnesty lobby, the “Partnership for a New American Economy,” to remove references to and photos of him from its website. But Americans for Tax Reform (ATR) president Grover Norquist continues to stand with the organization on immigration. Show More Summary
The Daily Beast reported earlier today that Sen. Rand Paul has flipflopped on his opposition to "boots on the ground" in the conflict against ISIS. The shock headline, from Olivia Nuzzi: "Rand Paul Declares War on ISIS—And Allows Boots on the Ground." Egads! Has the libertarian-leaning senator finally been unmasked as a secret neocon? In a word, no. Show More Summary
A pro-amnesty group led by former New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg has removed Sen. Rand Paul's (R-KY) photograph and likeness from their website after an attorney for Paul demanded it do so. "Senator Paul has no association with...Show More Summary
Senator Rand Paul has just opened up a new vista in American foreign policy. He is attempting to re-impose constitutional norms on war-making powers – powers so rankly abused by president Obama so many times. His resolution for the declaration of war against ISIS has some classic lines from the past, reminding us how far […]