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Head Of Pro-Rand Paul ‘Super PAC’ Indicted For 2012 Campaign Violations

Rand Paul’s outsider image isn’t so squeaky clean, anymore.

August 5, 2015

What Clintons Do Is ‘Scandalous,’ What Republicans Do Is… Ignored

George W. Bush’s foundation solicited millions of dollars while he was president — and refused to disclose its foreign donors for years.

May 26, 2015

Paul Hopes His Opposition To Patriot Act Boosts Campaign Support

Rand Paul’s vow to fight the Patriot Act sets up a showdown with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, and it’s an important moment for his campaign.

May 19, 2015

Funny Business: The Financial ‘Shenanigans’ Of Ron Paul And Company

The nagging question about the Paul family business is how much of Ron’s millions were the fruit of his racist, anti-Semitic, gay-baiting, conspiracy-addled newsletters.

April 9, 2015

This Week In Crazy: Ron Paul Is Ready For Secession

Dr. Paul talks secession and food stamps, a GOP Rep. gets an anatomy lesson, and more.

February 27, 2015

Cartoon: George W. Bush And Ron Paul Grab Dinner

Bush and Paul catch up on the state of the 2016 race.

February 19, 2015

This Week In Crazy: Behead The Cable News Infidels!

Louie Gohmert shares the horrible truth about Benghazi, Joe Walsh calls for jihadists to strike CNN, and more.

January 16, 2015

The Ballad Of Ron And Rand

The Cat’s in the Cradle and the Silver Spoon…

October 6, 2014

Rand Paul’s Other Job

February 12, 2014

The Road To Paralysis

WASHINGTON — One of my favorite moments during the 2012 Republican presidential contest came when Ron Paul, fresh from his strong showing in Iowa, triumphantly told his supporters: “We’re all Austrians now!” I imagined many Americans scratching their heads and wondering: Why do we want to be Austrians? They live in a nice country with […]

February 10, 2014

This Is Your Country On Ron Paul

Right-wing commitments to reducing the deficit and trimming the size of the government might sound practical, but translating those words into policies can have severe, and potentially disastrous, effects. Ron Paul, the libertarian hoping to snag the 2012 Republican presidential nomination, has proposed budget cuts and a government restructuring plan in his “Plan To Restore […]

October 18, 2011

Ron Paul Slams Rick Perry For His Al Gore Ties

Ron Paul, the former U.S. Congressman and perennial firebrand of the libertarian right, seems to think he can gain traction in the race to challenge Barack Obama by trashing the GOP flavor of the month, Rick Perry, for having been a Democrat for many years, including in 1988 when he (predictably) supported the Southern conservative […]

September 6, 2011

Windbag Damage: Tea Party Republicans And The Hurricane

Whether natural or manmade, extreme events often tell us something important about human beings, revealing their priorities and reflecting their character. So it was with Hurricane Irene, which allowed certain prominent proponents of right-wing ideology to expose themselves in full. Irene happily turned out to be an event far less extreme than expected, at least […]

August 28, 2011