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Rand Paul: GOP Must "Evolve"

collin20 Wrote: Jan 20, 2013 11:18 PM
No one paid the 80% and almost no one paid the 50% because of loop holes. The question you should ask yourself, is "What is the ideal tax rate?" It might be lower than it is today, even though it's lower than it used to be.
Rising GOP star Rand Paul made some surprising comments about his own party in an interview on Sunday, acknowledging the GOP's recent public image struggles and the need for a kind of evolution.

Speaking to a New York City radio station, Paul said "we are not popular" while pointedly noting the party's struggles in New England and on the west coast.

"We think the Republican Party needs to evolve and adapt, or we are going to become a permanent minority party... we think a little more of a libertarian Republican, someone who is a strict...