Michael Vanelli

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Backers Insist Rand Paul's Campaign Not In Danger Of Shutting Down Yet

Advisers and donors are making a similar case: Rand's campaign is lean — unlike Scott Walker's — and can be run on a very small amount of money. Still: He's spending more than he's taking in.<p>WASHINGTON — Despite poor fundraising numbers and the possibility that the candidate may be bumped down to …

Clinton's Best Hope

Hillary Clinton needs help. Her poll numbers have been shaky. Her base of support, Democratic women, is restive. And she is mired in a …

The Republican Faithful Can Revolt, Too

Disillusionment with establishment politics has long been a staple of Republican politics. In the Obama years, it gave us the Tea Party and the …

What Ails the GOP?

<i>Francis Wilkinson is a former Democratic consultant who's now a member of the Bloomberg View editorial board. Ramesh Ponnuru is a veteran</i> …

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Analysis: Death Watch Underway For Rand Paul's Presidential Campaign

9/26/15 5:00pm<p>LEXINGTON, Ky.—Rand Paul was right. In January 2014, the day after The Atlantic anointed Paul, Kentucky's junior U.S. senator, as the …

VIDEO: Rand Paul Schools Bernie Sanders

“I was just hoping I’d get a Bernie Sanders question,” Rand Paul said with a twinkle in his eye at a recent Heritage Action event in South Carolina. …

Hillary Clinton Clarifies Her Position On Late Term Abortion

While speaking with “Face The Nation” moderator John Dickerson this Sunday, 2016 Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton made it clear …

MEME: The Difference Between Liberals and Conservatives

People are shouting about political correctness again…<p>[otw_shortcode_sidebars sidebar_id=”otw-sidebar-3″][/otw_shortcode_sidebars]<p>It’s not surprising …

Let Rand Paul Be Rand Paul

A certain trumpet for a liberty-centered constitutional universe.<p>Endless, pointless, exorbitant wars fueled by the military-industrial complex must cease.<p>Dragnet spying on loyal American citizens must end.<p>The manipulation or suffocation of free markets by government or special interests must …

In debate showdown, Rand Paul the only adult on stage

Donald Trump wanted to kick him off the debate stage. Fox News ignored him. CNN limited his time, then called him a loser.<p>But Rand Paul won the Republican presidential debate.<p>It wasn't even close.<p>Is he perfect, or some savior on a white horse? No. Yet the others on the debate stage talked like …

Rand Paul blasts Donald Trump's 'pitiful' attacks

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Kentucky). Scott Olson/Getty Images<p>Presidential candidate Sen. Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) argued Thursday that the summer of Donald Trump is just about over.<p>"I think America is about done with him. I think we're about ready to get over and move on," Paul declared during a Fox News …

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Rand Paul Says He Won’t Vote To Fund Government Without “Reform” To Spending

"We're basically saying that the status quo is fine, and I think the status quo makes us seriously ill as a nation and it can't go on."<p>Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul says he won't vote to fund the government unless changes are made to the way the government spends money.<p>"The biggest things that's going on …

Rand Paul: Here's How the GOP Can Stop Government Dysfunction

When I ran for office, I ran in opposition to the establishment and the politicians in both parties. Bank bailouts, Obamacare, and a failure to stand …

Who Would Win in a Fight: Rand Paul or Marco Rubio?

Their aides already duked it out. But if push comes to shove between the two GOP candidates? Let's just say: Watch your back, Rubio.<p>The shit show that is the 2016 presidential race hit a new low point last week when aides to Rand Paul and Marco Rubio took the proverbial fight for the nomination way …

Rand Paul Surpasses Trump and Fiorina, Wins Michigan Straw Poll

GOP Presidential candidate and U.S. Sen. <b>Rand Paul</b> (R-Ky.) won the straw poll at the Mackinac Island Republican Leadership Conference in Michigan on …

Petition: A Joint Town Hall with Rand Paul and Bernie Sanders

<b>UPDATE 10/1/2015: RAND AGREES TO TOWN HALL</b><p>As debates for the 2016 presidential election ramp up, one question on the minds of many liberty lovers is …

I gave $10 to every presidential candidate

What happens when your candidate drops out of the 2016 presidential race? What do they do with the roughly million names of donors they've …

Marines Are Testing A Robot Dog For War

Cry 01101000 01100001 01110110 01101111 01100011 00001010 and let loose the robodogs of war<p>Robots can’t die--at least, not in the tragic, irrevocable human sense--so having a robot accompany soldiers gives them at the bare minimum an expendable scout. Spot, the little brother to Alphabet-owned …

Rand Paul’s absurd Ronald Reagan amnesia: How he’s distorting history to justify destroying Social Security

Rand Paul wants to gut Social Security, like his presidential hero would have. But history tells a different story<p>It always makes for a good laugh when Reagan-worshipping Republicans decide to lecture Democrats and the nation about fiscal responsibility and the inevitable insolvency of Social …