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Rand Paul 2016?

1093 Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 5:11 PM
It is not nearly as appalling to be discussing 2016 "already?" as it is to be falling for the "Star Quality" argument by touting any candidate who who has appeal but has barely begun to get experience in the political sphere. We seem to think that merely running and/or winning a "major" election is tantamount to real achievement. That's how we got Obama, remember?

Yes I know we are all thinking, "2016 already?" But yes, 2016 already. Senator Rand Paul is interested in a run for the White House when President Obama makes his exit in four years.

Rand Paul, a pro-life member of the U.S. Senate from Kentucky who is the son of former presidential candidate Ron Paul, says he is potentially interested in seeking the Republican nomination in 2016.

“That’s classified,” Paul told ABC’s Jonathan Karl when asked if he intended to run. “Am I interested and thinking about that? Yes.”

“I’m not...