Post Tagged with: "Rand Paul"

Republican Governor Chris Christie Slams NRA For Ad Targeting Obama’s Children’s Armed Protection

Republican Governor Chris Christie Slams NRA For Ad Targeting Obama’s Children’s Armed Protection

‘Don’t be dragging people’s children into this. It’s wrong, and I think it demeans them, and it makes them less of a valid, trusted source of information.’

by Rika Christensen· · News
Study Shows Dumbing Down Of Congress – Here’s The Bottom Ten

Study Shows Dumbing Down Of Congress – Here’s The Bottom Ten

Apparently, Tea makes you stupid. Then again, anyone who’s attended a Tea Party rally shouldn’t be surprised by this finding.

by T. Steelman· · News
Should fictional Sgt. Nicholas Brody have been exempted from the NDAA? (credit: Showtime Promotional Image)

UPDATE: Senators Seek To Formalize Obama’s Indefinite Detention Loophole

Six Democrats and five Republicans seek to defend civil liberties – but how would this proposal affect Sgt. Nicholas Brody?

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News
Senator Rand Paul Attempts To Add Irrelevant Personhood Measure To National Flood Insurance Bill

Senator Rand Paul Attempts To Add Irrelevant Personhood Measure To National Flood Insurance Bill

Rand Paul decides that a flood insurance bill is the right place to put in his latest attack on women’s health

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Rand Paul Whines About President Obama Using The Bible To Justify Gay Marriage Support (VIDEO)

Rand Paul Whines About President Obama Using The Bible To Justify Gay Marriage Support (VIDEO)

And now, Paul is back, this time criticizing President Obama’s announcement in support of same-sex marriage.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Senator Rand Paul Endorses Email Featuring A Rifle Aimed At President Obama’s Head (IMAGE)

Senator Rand Paul Endorses Email Featuring A Rifle Aimed At President Obama’s Head (IMAGE)

When will this kind of rhetoric become equal to a threat of terrorism? When will someone actually be imprisoned for calling for the assassination of a sitting President? And will the American electorate reward Republicans for it by electing them to office in November or will they punish Republicans and reject their advocacy for violence?

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Is There A Secret Ron Paul/Mitt Romney Cabal?

Is There A Secret Ron Paul/Mitt Romney Cabal?

The Rick Santorum campaign is leveling some interesting charges against Mitt Romney and Ron Paul. Santorum claims that the two campaigns are coordinating, and there’s some evidence to back him up.

by Wendy Gittleson· · Current Issues, News
Rand Paul’s Airport Detention – Much Ado About Nothing (VIDEO)

Rand Paul’s Airport Detention – Much Ado About Nothing (VIDEO)

I’m not for the draconian TSA screenings, but for this particular incident to make Rand Paul the poster child for civil liberties, seems a little (a lot) overblown.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Rand Paul Not Really Detained And Rush Limbaugh Jokes That Ron Paul Should Be Detained (AUDIO)

Rand Paul Not Really Detained And Rush Limbaugh Jokes That Ron Paul Should Be Detained (AUDIO)

Rand Paul was supposedly detained by the TSA. If you’re a pseudo-libertarian Senator with a psuedo-libertarian Presidential candidate daddy, it sure makes for some good press.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Senator Rand Paul, Son Of Ron Paul, Detained By TSA After Setting Off Metal Detector, Can’t Get On Plane

Senator Rand Paul, Son Of Ron Paul, Detained By TSA After Setting Off Metal Detector, Can’t Get On Plane

On Monday morning, Rand Paul set off an alarm while walking through a full body scanner while attempting to board a flight to Washington DC. Paul claimed it must have been a false alarm because he didn’t have any metal with him.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Santorum Calls Ron Paul ‘Disgusting’

Santorum Calls Ron Paul ‘Disgusting’

There is something very 2012 about an election where the worst thing you can say about a candidate is that he believes in a woman’s right to choose and that he is against the second amendment.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Don't you FEEL safe? I can't imagine why...

Battleground USA: An Open Letter To The Supporters Of Indefinite Detention

What? You thought it would never happen here? I have some bad news for you…

Rand Paul Singlehandedly Blocking Pipeline Safety Bill From Becoming Law

Rand Paul Singlehandedly Blocking Pipeline Safety Bill From Becoming Law

Despite the increase in deadly pipeline explosions that are rocking the nation due to poor oversight, Rand Paul is the lone Senator holding up a new pipeline safety bill that has almost unanimous bipartisan support in the United States Senate. The bill even has industry support.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Rand Paul Thinks The Koch Brothers Should Go To Jail

Rand Paul Thinks The Koch Brothers Should Go To Jail

A few days ago, Rand Paul did an interview in which he suggested that the Koch Brothers be sent to jail. After railing against environmentalists for trying to stop unregulated fracking, which is poisoning the nation’s water supply, Paul pivoted and stated that polluters who dump benzene, a carcinogenic chemical, into streams, should “go to jail.”

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Senator Rand Paul (R-KY)

Rand Paul Says The Poor Are Getting Richer Despite Record Number Of Americans Falling Into Poverty

Rand Paul has once again stuck his foot in his mouth. Despite the fact that Americans are falling into poverty in record numbers, Senator Paul, son of Ron Paul, says that the poor are getting rich. He also claimed that there is no correlation between poverty and death and that to claim that there was such a connection is nothing more than ‘socialism’ and ‘tyranny.’

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News