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“I do want to see an immigration compromise, and you can’t have an immigration compromise if everybody’s out there calling the president a racist.” — Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY), in an interview on Meet the
Sen. Rand Paul: President Trump Cares ‘Deeply’ About Haiti, Financed Medical Mission Trip

Sen. Rand Paul: President Trump Cares ‘Deeply’ About Haiti, Financed Medical Mission Trip

Rand Paul said on Sunday that President Trump is not a bigot because the president previously financed a 2014 medical mission to Haiti.

Rand Paul tells a surprising story about Trump and Haiti long before he was president

Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) defended the president against accusations of racism based on the report that he called Haiti and other nations “sh*thole countries” in…

Breaking: Man who assaulted Rand Paul hit with federal charges

Two months after Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) was assaulted while mowing his lawn at his home in Kentucky, the man who attacked him is facing…
Rand Paul’s attacker will plead guilty to felony charge of assaulting a member of congress

Rand Paul’s attacker will plead guilty to felony charge of assaulting a member of congress

"Boucher had previously been charged with a misdemeanor in a county court and had pleaded not guilty." The post Rand Paul’s attacker will plead guilty to felony charge of assaulting a member of
Sunday morning talking heads

Sunday morning talking heads

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Rand Paul on Shutdown: ‘The Blame Game Is Ridiculous on Both Sides’

Rand Paul on Shutdown: ‘The Blame Game Is Ridiculous on Both Sides’

Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union,” Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) discussed the government shutdown and said he thought “the blame game” from both parties was “ridiculous.” Paul said, “Republicans and
The media’s shameful failure on #FISA702

The media’s shameful failure on #FISA702

Seriously? The post The media’s shameful failure on #FISA702 appeared first on Hot Air.

Police release Rand Paul’s 911 call after his neighbor broke his ribs — here it is

Police have released the call from Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) to emergency services after being attacked by his neighbor in November. Listen to the call…

Prosecutors Recommend 21 Months for Paul’s Attacker

Sen. Rand Paul’s neighbor turned attacker, Rene Boucher, could see up to 21 months in prison for attacking the politician because he was stacking leaves on a pile near his property and he “had

Lindsey Graham bashes Rand Paul over what he just said about the military

Senator Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) ripped into Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) on his official Twitter account after Paul said that he wanted the U.S. to withdraw…
Rush on the GOP budget: I just don’t worry much about the national debt anymore

Rush on the GOP budget: I just don’t worry much about the national debt anymore

"All of the apocalyptic warnings I grew up hearing have yet to happen." The post Rush on the GOP budget: I just don’t worry much about the national debt anymore appeared first on Hot Air.

Senate Passes 2-Year Budget Agreement 71-18

Update 4: The Senate passed their 2-year budget deal with a 71-18 vote after time ran out on Rand Paul's stall. Now it goes to the House, where Paul Ryan will likely need to do more than pay lip
Rand: Isn’t It ‘the Very Definition of Hypocrisy’ to Oppose to Obama’s Deficits But Support GOP Deficits?

Rand: Isn’t It ‘the Very Definition of Hypocrisy’ to Oppose to Obama’s Deficits But Support GOP Deficits?

During a speech on the Senate floor on Thursday, Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) stated people should have to answer why they were against running deficits under President Obama but support deficits under
White House Alerts Agencies to Prepare for a Government Shutdown

White House Alerts Agencies to Prepare for a Government Shutdown

The White House advised government agencies on Thursday evening to prepare for a government shutdown as Congress hopes to pass a budget.
Senate Stumbles into Shutdown as Rand Paul Blocks Vote

Senate Stumbles into Shutdown as Rand Paul Blocks Vote

WASHINGTON (AP) — The government stumbled into a midnight shutdown Thursday as a rogue Senate Republican blocked a speedy vote on a massive, bipartisan, budget-busting spending deal, protesting the
The U.S. government is shutting down… again

The U.S. government is shutting down… again

Here we go agan. The post The U.S. government is shutting down… again appeared first on The Daily Dot.
Congress Ends Shutdown, Allows Spending Increases

Congress Ends Shutdown, Allows Spending Increases

The U.S. Senate voted to fund the government through March 23 in the early hours of Friday morning, potentially setting up an end to the new shutdown only hours after it began at midnight.

Government shuts down again; House passes last minute budget bill to reopen government in time

This post has been updated. Due primarily to a series of stalling maneuvers by Sen Rand Paul (R-Ky.), the government shut down for the second…
Rand Paul slams Republican ‘hypocrisy’ over government shutdown-ending bill

Rand Paul slams Republican ‘hypocrisy’ over government shutdown-ending bill

The senator caused a brief government shutdown to prove a point. The post Rand Paul slams Republican ‘hypocrisy’ over government shutdown-ending bill appeared first on The Daily Dot.