Rand Paul

The American Right, Not the 'Tea Party,' Is the GOP's Big Liability
May 21, 2014

The real issue isn't whether the "Tea Party" has been a liability for the GOP, but whether the Republican electorate remains fractious and reactionary. It does.

Please, Liberals: Don't Fall for Rand Paul's Latest Filibuster
David Barron would be a fantastic federal judge
May 19, 2014

David Barron would be a fantastic federal judge.

Rand Paul Can Do Some Useful Things in the Senate. Let's Just Hope He Stays There.
May 13, 2014

Crazy? Yes. Dangerous? Not if he remains in the legislative branch.

The GOP's Obamacare Obsession May Be Collapsing, and That Could Pave the Way for Immigration Reform
April 29, 2014

Republicans like Boehner are losing the nerve to repeal Obamacare and finding the spine to push for immigration reform simultaneously.

Racist Nevada Rancher Cliven Bundy Reveals the Depths of Conservative White Supremacism Denial
April 24, 2014

For the right as a whole, Cliven Bundy is symptomatic of a very big problem.

The Obama Administration Just Got Busted Over Excessive Secrecy—Again
April 23, 2014

Until Obama is more transparent, the public debate will be dominated by Rand Paul and Code Pink's conspiracy theories.

Conservatives Miss the Main Liberal Argument on Unemployment Benefits—the One That's Proving Correct
April 23, 2014

It's only three months of evidence so far, but it supports the liberal position.

The GOP's Jeb Bush Flirtation Is a Big Rebuke of the GOP
April 14, 2014

It's almost like his establishment backers think a guy who's been out of office for seven years is more attractive than all the supposed rock stars the party has in place today...

Mitch McConnell Bleeds Red. Why Can’t He Admit It?
An only-in-Kentucky college basketball gaffe reveals the senator’s true problem
March 28, 2014

A Mitch McConnell web video accidentlly used Duke instead of Kentucky players. The superficial gaffe has become a huge political issue, and revealed deep truths about the Senate minority leader.

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