Ron Paul, the former congressman and presidential candidate who sparked a libertarian “revolution” during his last two bids for the White House, is endorsing his son, Sen. Rand Paul, for president. READ MORE
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Many Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio supporters have been left stunned by the two Republican’s support of the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP), also called Obamatrade, and its massive expansion of Obama’s executive authority and the authority of foreign bodies over the data of U.S. citizens. Rubio even channeled Nancy Pelosi’s comments on Obamacare with himself saying that the Obamatrade bill had to first be passed in order for us to know what is in it. Rand Paul was quick to respond by saying, “We should read legislation before we vote on it.” MORE
Senator Rand Paul said Saturday it “boggles the mind” that the Obama administration has not released the text of the trade deal it’s pushing, known as the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) or as some are calling it, Obamatrade. MORE
Fresh from his marathon filibuster of the proposed extension to the so-called Patriot Act which allows government snooping on phone calls and other phone use of U.S. citizens, Senator Rand Paul slammed President Obama this morning, accusing him of being deceitful over the issue. READ
WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Security Agency is losing its authority to collect Americans’ phone records in bulk, after GOP Sen. Rand Paul stood in the way of extending the fiercely contested program in an extraordinary Sunday Senate session. MORE
Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky has pulled ahead of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the key swing states of Iowa and Colorado in a hypothetical 2016 presidential election matchup, a new Quinnipiac Swing State Poll revealed. MORE
Edward Snowden conducted a Reddit “Ask Me Anything” session Thursday afternoon. The ex-spy spoke about reforms to the National Security Agency and Rand Paul’s filibuster of the Patriot Act renewal. MORE
After promising to filibuster, Sen. Rand Paul stood up on the senate floor Wednesday afternoon to oppose warrantless mass surveillance carried out by the National Security Agency under Section 215 of the USA Patriot Act. See some video of his filibuster. MORE.
Kentucky Senator and GOP candidate for President Rand Paul arrived in Grand Rapids Monday and received the endorsement of local U.S. Representative Justin Amash. Read More.
GOP presidential candidate Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) told Breitbart News Tax Day is a reminder that the federal government has become bloated.