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Rand Paul: “We Should Not Succumb To The Notion That A Government Inept At Home Will Be Successful Abroad”

SEN. RAND PAUL: In the Middle East a dangerous and barbaric cult has risen. ISIS has become a threat to our embassy in Baghdad and our consulate in Erbil. ISIS, though, grew in a safe haven created by arming Islamic rebels in the Syrian civil war. When I voted against arming the Islamic rebels in […]

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Rand Paul Rouses CPAC Defends His Foreign Policy

Possible Republican presidential hopeful Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky told an enthusiastic but hawkish CPAC audience that his inclination to limit U.S. military intervention does not mean he opposes a strong defense. Full News here – Washington Wire

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U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) speaks during a working meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington

Crunch time for Rand Paul at U.S. conservative event

By Steve Holland and Andy Sullivan WASHINGTON (Reuters) – With Republican rivals like Scott Walker and Jeb Bush off to a strong start in the 2016 U.S. presidential race, Rand Paul will seek his own breakout moment at an annual gathering where hopefuls go to burnish their conservative credentials. Of all the potential candidates speaking […]

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Rand Paul Says Presidential Announcement Likely In March, April

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Rand Paul said Friday that he is leaning toward a run for president and will likely make an announcement in his home state of Kentucky sometime in March or April. “Anything that I do, you know I’m from Kentucky, will be in Kentucky,” Paul told reporters following a speech […]

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Rand Paul: Presidential announcement likely in March, April

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul said Friday that he is likely to announce whether he’ll run for president in 2016 sometime in March or April from his home state of Kentucky. Full News here – FOX News

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Rand Paul Uses Pinterest to Mock Clinton

Republican Sen. Rand Paul is choosing Valentine’s Day to take a jab at Hillary Clinton. On Saturday morning, the senator’s Facebook page posted a message saying that “if Hillary Clinton set up a Pinterest page, we can only imagine it might look like this.” It included links to a mock profile on the photo-sharing site […]

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Can Rand Paul Break Out?

As Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) “moves closer to a 2016 bid, he is betting that in a field of big personalities, his low-key style and atypical pitch — mixing snarky asides, dovish takes on foreign policy and a compassionate plea for criminal-justice reform — will set his candidacy apart,” the Washington Post reports. “The challenge […]

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Sen. Paul Criticizes Libya Intervention as ‘Hillary’s War’

Republican Sen. Rand Paul told voters the U.S. intervention in Libya has been an “utter disaster” that empowered radical Islamist groups. Full News here – Washington Wire

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G.O.P.’s Paul Ryan Finds New, Unlikely Role as Gatekeeper of Obama’s Agenda

Representative Paul D. Ryan’s committee is at the junction where the White House and Republican agendas overlap — trade, taxes and possibly health care. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Rand Paul Attacks Fed, Calls for Audit

Speaking to an enthusiastic crowd of Iowa activists, Sen. Rand Paul on Friday evening delivered a blistering attack on the Federal Reserve, calling for an audit of the institution’s books and blaming it for fueling income inequality. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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