Tag: Rand Paul

Ron Paul: Black Congress Members Want All War Money for 'Food Stamps'

Three-time Presidential candidate Ron Paul told libertarian pundit Lew Rockwell that the Congressional Black Caucus does not support war “because they want all of that money to go to food stamps for people here.” Paul, the father of possible 2016 Presidential candidate Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.), was interviewed on Rockwell’s…

GOP Presidential Hopeful Sees Importance of Black Voters

By Albert Lin After Mitt Romney’s dismal showing with Black voters in the last Presidential election, much was made about the Republican Party’s need to reach out to that demographic. Only 6.4 percent of Blacks who voted in 2012 cast their ballots for Romney, prompting the Republican National Party to…

Meet the Surprise GOP Defector on Voter-ID Laws

By Chris Hoenig One of the faces of the current Republican Party—and one of its most vocal leaders—is breaking ranks on a key issue pushed by the GOP. Kentucky Senator Rand Paul, who is one of the most visible leaders of the Tea Party movement and is largely expected to…