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Rand Paul Is Republicans' Best Hope to Beat Hillary
April 13, 2015
The GOP base hasn't embraced him, but polls show he would give Hillary a run for her money in the general election.
He's not a reformer. He's a fraud.
Rand Paul wants to talk principles, not policies. But for pro-lifers, policies matter too.
Rand Paul's Petulance With Reporters Will Ruin Him
April 08, 2015
He really can't take it.
Rick Santorum and a New York Times economist have something in common.
Rand Paul Becomes Less of a Libertarian Every Day
April 07, 2015
He's a defense hawk now. That's not very libertarian.
Rand Paul remains a mystery.
The libertarian movement has come from people who don’t see the GOP as their ideal vehicle but as a necessary evil.