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Grimes: Rand Paul Can't Run For Senate And President In 2016

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 12.18.2014 | Politics

Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes said she'd challenge Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) if he attempted to run for both Senate and president i...

Rand Paul To Run For Senate Re-Election In 2016

AP | By DAN SEWELL and STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 12.02.2014 | Politics

CINCINNATI (AP) — Two prominent Senate Republicans announced Tuesday they would seek a second term in the U.S. Senate, although their announcements ...

Rand Paul Still Faces A Ballot Quandary If He Wants To Run For Senate And President

AP | By BRUCE SCHREINER | Posted 11.11.2014 | Politics

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Republican tidal wave that swept Democrats out of office nationwide didn't solve U.S. Sen. Rand Paul's potential quandary ...

And the Rand Played On

Robert J. Elisberg | Posted 10.26.2014 | Politics
Robert J. Elisberg

Is Hillary Clinton more conservative when it comes to supporting military involvement than some Democrats prefer? Yes, absolutely. And that is the biggest nightmare for Republicans is she is nominated.

Bill That Would Let Rand Paul Run For Both Senate And President Advances In Kentucky

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 03.13.2014 | Politics

Less than a week after Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) earned his second consecutive CPAC straw poll victory, Kentucky lawmakers took a step toward clearing up...

Rand Paul Celebrates Festivus By Airing His Grievances On Twitter

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) aired his grievances with Congress, the Federal Reserve and the state of bipartisanship in the Senate in a string of Festivus-i...

Paul Threatens Another Obama Nominee Over Drones

AP | BRADLEY KLAPPER | Posted 09.09.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Sen. Rand Paul is threatening to block approval of President Barack Obama's nominee as the next FBI director until he gets answers ...

Paul Rebukes Could Impact 2016 Chances

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 06.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Of the handful of tea party-backed Republicans eyeing a 2016 presidential bid, Sen. Rand Paul is emerging as the most forceful in pushin...

Paul Announces Big 2016 News

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 05.25.2013 | Politics

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) announced Friday he would definitely be running in 2016 -- for the U.S. Senate, that is. "For now, [what] we know for sure i...

Paul Faces Intense Scrutiny As 2016 Speculation Swirls

The Hill | Posted 04.28.2013 | Politics

Sen. Rand Paul's (R-Ky.) rapid ascent to prominence has not been entirely smooth, and Republicans and supporters alike warn that he’ll have to impro...

WATCH: Rand Paul's Wildly Misleading Claim

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 04.10.2013 | Politics

During an appearance at Howard University on Wednesday, Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) made misleading claims about his past support for the 1964 Civil Rights...

Rand Paul: Congress Is '10 Years Behind The American Public'

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 03.25.2013 | Politics

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) made the case Sunday for why his views mesh well with the American people, taking a dig at Congress in the process. Pressed ...

On Immigration, Rand Paul Emphasizes Hard Work, Not Welfare

The Huffington Post | Chelsea Kiene | Posted 03.20.2013 | Politics

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) -- who has increasingly tried to separate himself from the “GOP of old” -- was once again at odds with members of his own p...

Rand Paul Responds To Critics

The Huffington Post | Nick Abrams | Posted 03.08.2013 | Politics

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) responded on CNN's "Erin Burnett OutFront" Thursday to critics of his stance on the Obama administration's drone program. H...

Rand Paul Ends Filibuster After Almost 13 Hours

Posted 03.07.2013 | Politics

After nearly 13 hours on the Senate floor, Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) has ended his filibuster of the nomination of John Brennan as director of the Centra...

Rand Paul Tests Political Waters

Roll Call | Posted 05.22.2012 | Politics

Fresh off the national campaign trail, Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) is testing the influence of his unique political brand with a series of Congressional en...

Rand Paul Rails Against 'Do-Nothing' Senate

CNN | Alison Harding | Posted 07.22.2011 | Politics

Republican Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul railed against his colleagues Friday, saying the Senate's inaction sometimes makes him want to return his paycheck....

Rand Paul Compares Tea Party Mission To That Of Abolitionists (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Freshman Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) took to the Senate floor Wednesday to deliver a maiden speech that compared the momentous task of 19th century aboliti...

Rand Paul: I'm A 'Fan' Of Divided Government

CBS News | Christine Delargy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In an interview with "Washington Unplugged," this Republican from Kentucky says he looks forward to working with a House controlled by his party and a...

Rand Paul Vows To 'Challenge' Mitch McConnell

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A lot has changed since Rand Paul declared victory over his opponent, Trey Grayson, in Kentucky's GOP Senate primary. He made the quick transition fro...

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WATCH: Kentucky Senate Hopefuls Face Off In Debate

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Kentucky Senate hopefuls Jack Conway and Rand Paul faced off in their second debate Monday night, sparring on spending cuts, education, tax cuts and t...

Sarah Palin To Headline Fundraiser For Rand Paul This Week

AP / Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin will give a financial boost to fellow tea party favorite Rand Paul by headlining a fundraiser in Louisville later this ...

Rand Paul's Opposition To Federal Funding Of Local Drug Enforcement May Cost Him

AP | ROGER ALFORD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

FRANKFORT, Ky. — Republican Rand Paul's opposition to federal funding for state and local drug enforcement initiatives could cost him votes in a reg...

Jeb Bush To Appear At Kentucky Fundraiser For Rand Paul

AP | BRUCE SCHREINER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Tea party favorite Rand Paul is getting help from a well-known Republican later this month, when Jeb Bush will attend a fundra...

Rand Paul 'Not Thinking About Afghanistan,' Says Foreign Policy Is 'A Complete Non-Issue'

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Kentucky Senate candidate Rand Paul says he's "not thinking about Afghanistan" much and that "foreign policy is really a complete non-issue." Paul di...