By Charlie Spiering | 02/06/14 09:31 AM
During his speech at the American Principles Project gala last night, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., argued that Republicans should continue to push for big cuts in government and taxes while offering a more merciful proposal to reform the criminal justice system.
By Steve Doty | 02/06/14 08:48 AM
During a speech Wednesday night, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., said he's disappointed in the increased spending Congress has authorized.
By Associated Press | 02/01/14 09:07 AM
HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) — Potential presidential hopeful U.S. Sen. Rand Paul said Friday night that the Republican Party could lure young voters if it focuses on privacy issues following the revelations about the National Security Agency's surveillance techniques. Speaking at a fundraiser for...
By Paul Bedard | 01/28/14 05:14 PM
Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul is going to bat for legal gun owners singled out by a federal law banning those otherwise allowed to carry pistols to pack heat at the post office. With the backing of gun-rights and constitutional groups, the Republican senator on Wednesday plans to push an amendment...
By Ashe Schow | 01/28/14 04:20 PM
Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., blasted the Republican National Committee for passing a resolution Friday that called the National Security Agency data collection program “unconstitutional.” King, a supporter of the NSA and its surveillance programs, said in an interview with the Washington...
By Rebecca Berg | 01/28/14 08:51 AM
There's a 50 percent chance Sen. Rand Paul will run for president, the Kentucky Republican said in a recent interview with a fourth-grade student. But Paul said in the interview that he does not plan to reach a decision until a year from now.
By Joel Gehrke | 01/27/14 12:15 PM
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., asked Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to release Pastor Saeed Abedini, an American pastor imprisoned in Iran since 2012, in a letter that warned Abedini's jailors not to let him die. "I must point out that if something were to happen to Pastor Abedini while he is...
By Joel Gehrke | 01/27/14 11:55 AM
Bill Clinton escaped the Monica Lewinsky scandal "pretty clean," MSNBC's Mika Brzezinski said while discussing the possibility that his White House years could dog Hillary Clinton's candidacy. "I've always been torn about how easily Bill Clinton has been treated about this whole thing,"...
By Meghashyam Mali | 01/26/14 01:20 PM
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., on Sunday warned critics not to trash his father, former Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas, and defended their shared libertarian philosophy. In an interview on NBC's “Meet the Press” Paul was asked about comments from his colleague, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, who suggested that...
By Meghashyam Mali | 01/26/14 12:47 PM
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., on Sunday slammed former President Bill Clinton over the Monica Lewinsky affair, saying he had shown “predatory” sexual behavior. Paul defended comments made by his wife in a 2013 Vogue interview, where she said that Clinton's past behavior could hurt Hillary Clinton...
By Zack Colman | 01/26/14 11:32 AM
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., said Sunday that his party's sometimes clumsy word choice when speaking about women and minorities is "somewhat" to blame for failing to connect with those demographics. Paul, who made the comment on CNN's "State of the Union," was speaking of remarks last week from...
By Zack Colman | 01/26/14 11:20 AM
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., said that President Obama's pledge to use his "pen and phone" to push policy as Congress remains gridlocked "sounds vaguely like a threat. Obama is expected to outline some of the ways he can use executive authority to advance some of his agenda in his Tuesday State of...
By Michael Barone | 01/24/14 05:21 PM
Just about everyone agrees that 2013 was not a good year for President Obama. But it must also be said that the Republican politicians who have been touted as possible successors to the 44th president didn't have sparkling years either.
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