Paul Proposes Cutting Pakistan Aid to Help Release bin Laden Informant

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., plans to introduce legislation to cut all aid to Pakistan until the foreign country releases a physician who assisted the U.S. in killing Osama bin Laden. According to reports, Dr. Shakil Afridi worked with U.S. intelligence officials to run a number of a fake hepatitis B vaccine programs in order […]

Pundits Say Paul Deserves Some Credit for Massie’s Victory

Many political pundits are ready to crown U.S. Senator Rand Paul as another Kentucky kingmaker following the Congressional primary victory of Thomas Massie. Paul endorsed tea party candidate Massie, who won the Fourth Congressional GOP primary yesterday. The endorsement was Paul’s first in his home state since becoming Kentucky’s junior senator in 2010. And while […]

Massie Decisively Wins Fourth Congressional District Primary

Tea party candidate Thomas Massie has won the GOP nomination in Kentucky’s Fourth Congressional District. Massie has the backing of many national tea party groups and of U.S. Senator Rand Paul. The Lewis County Judge-Executive gathered just under half of the vote in a seven person primary, greatly out-distancing his two closest contenders. Massie campaign manager […]

Rand Paul Set To Release Second Book In September

Kentucky’s junior senator is working on his second book. Rand Paul has already penned one book while in office, called “The Tea Party Goes to Washington.” It was mainly about his 2010 campaign victory. Now, BuzzFeed reports that Paul is working on a book that outlines his opposition to the Transportation Security Administration and the […]

Paul: Massie Will “Make A Difference” in Congress

Calling for reinforcements to reduce the debt in Washington, U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., has cut an ad for Lewis County Judge-Executive Thomas Massie in the crowded Republican primary for Kentucky’s Fourth Congressional District seat. The decision comes weeks after former U.S. Sen. Jim Bunning and Congressman Geoff Davis, who holds the seat but is […]

Paul Pushing Online Petition to Abolish TSA

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., is urging supporters to sign an online petition that supports legislation to eliminate the Transportation Security Administration. Since taking office, Paul has been an outspoken critic of the federal agency’s security policies at airports, which have been subject to a number of reports. Earlier this year, the Senator clashed with TSA […]

Massie: Rand Paul Needs Backup in Washington

Lewis County Judge-Executive Thomas Massie is not disappointed that he didn’t receive Sen. Rand Paul’s official endorsement in the crowded Republic primary for Kentucky’s Fourth Congressional District race. But the small business owner is making his connection to the Senator well known. The two attended a meeting of the League of Kentucky Property Owners on […]

McConnell Bulldozing Potential Primary Challenge

Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., has built up an impressive war chest for his re-election bid in 2014, but with millions raised it’s the GOP leader’s budding relationship with Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., that is his greatest asset. According to Federal Election Commission, the GOP leader raised over $1 million in the first three […]

Bunning Regrets Endorsing Paul

Calling it the lesser of two evils, former U.S. Sen. Jim Bunning surprised political observers when he said he regreted endorsing Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., in the 2010 Senate race. The surly baseball Hall of Famer recently gave a nod to state Rep. Alecia Webb-Edgington to succeed retiring Congressman Geoff Davis, but indicated he’s been […]

Conservative Activist Blames McConnell For…Everything

Led by conservative blogger Erick Erickson, a vocal band of activists are expressing their anger with Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and blaming the GOP chief for just about everything. The CNN contributor held a recent conference call where said Kentucky’s senior Senator hasn’t been conservative enough and shared his overall contempt. From Roll […]