By Paul Bedard | 03/10/14 01:12 PM
Sen. Rand Paul is putting down stakes in Iowa, moving quickly to build a political organization that can help him win the important Iowa caucus in 2016. His political action committee, RAND PAC, just announced that the Iowa Republican Party chairman will join the organization as a political...
By Charlie Spiering | 03/10/14 11:46 AM
A year ago, both Sen. Rand Paul and Sen. Ted Cruz were standing together against the Obama administration during Paul's epic drone filibuster. Now, the two senators are fiercely debating over Ronald Reagan's foreign policy legacy.
By Hugh Hewitt | 03/09/14 04:09 PM
The Conservative Political Action Conference has come and gone for 2014, and Sen. Rand Paul won the straw ballot which is held every time the party gets started. Paul, R-Ky., racked up 31 percent support among the partiers, and the CPAC gang is indeed prone to party. Sen. Ted Cruz , R-Texas,...
By Charlie Spiering | 03/09/14 03:51 PM
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, admitted that he actually opposes his friend and fellow conservative Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., on foreign policy. "I'm a big fan of Rand Paul. He and I are good friends. I don't agree with him on foreign policy," Cruz said in an interview aired Sunday on ABC's "This Week."...
By Sean Lengell | 03/09/14 11:44 AM
Sen. Ted Cruz said President Obama's "weakness" has embolden Russian President Vladimir Putin to act militarily in Ukraine's Crimea region. "Putin fears no retribution" from the United States, said the Texas Republican in an interview shown Sunday on ABC's "This Week." Cruz, who called Putin...
By Sean Lengell | 03/09/14 10:18 AM
Sen. Rand Paul says his Republican Party is posed to attract more youth voters, a demographic the GOP has struggled to make inroads with in recent presidential elections. The Kentucky lawmaker told "Fox News Sunday" that while President Obama won the youth vote by a 3-to-1 ratio, young...
By David M. Drucker | 03/08/14 06:37 PM
Sen. Rand Paul won the Conservative Political Action Conference presidential straw poll, a closely watched gauge of conservative activists’ preference ahead of the next White House campaign. The Kentucky Republican, in results announced Saturday evening, captured 31 percent of the vote from...
By Associated Press | 03/08/14 10:41 AM
Republican Sens. Rand Paul and Ted Cruz, fresh off their speeches at CPAC, will be guests on ABC's "This Week."
By Lisa Ruhl | 03/07/14 05:33 PM
The second day of CPAC saw big cheers for Gov. Rick Perry, R-Texas, and Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky.
By Philip Klein | 03/07/14 05:25 PM
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., electrified the audience at the Conservative Political Action Conference with a defense of civil liberties and an attack on what he argued was excessive surveillance by the National Security Agency. Though most conservatives defended aggressive surveillance policies when...
By Charlie Spiering | 03/07/14 04:55 PM
When he spoke to the packed ballroom at CPAC on Friday, Sen. Rand Paul emphasized one thing: Liberty.
By Rebecca Berg | 03/07/14 04:55 PM
Two years ago, Texas Gov. Rick Perry became a national laughingstock and effectively forfeited his presidential campaign when he flubbed an answer in a Republican debate with one unforgettable word. “Oops.” But, on Friday, Perry was confident and energized. He was here for redemption....
By Lisa Ruhl | 03/07/14 03:41 PM
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky. who drew the biggest crowd of the day, bashed the National Security Agency — a sentiment that was met with a standing ovation.
By Joel Gehrke | 03/07/14 03:27 PM
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., opened his CPAC speech by putting Republicans on notice that they need to shift toward the libertarian movement or lose the support of libertarian voters.
By Charlie Spiering | 03/07/14 09:16 AM
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, defined his foreign policy views on Thursday -- carefully positioning himself between the hawkish Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., and the more anti-interventionist views of Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky.
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