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Let's Build on the Paul Filibuster

Jakota Wrote: Mar 08, 2013 9:45 AM
It's a sad state in American politics when a writer for Townhall finds it necessary to try to instruct US Senators in the art of dealing with Obama. I will be so happy when Senators Like Graham and McCain find their way into retirement of defeat. Seeing the guts of Senators like Paul, Cruz, Lee and Rubio at the least gives me a glimmer of hope that there is still some life left in conservative America!

The Republicans had better not squander the good will Sen. Rand Paul purchased for them in his filibuster over the Obama administration's potential use of armed drones to kill non-enemy combatants in America.

I am not simply referring to the constitutional issue of whether the president can engage in such acts, though that's very important. I believe the significance of Paul's filibuster transcends the drone issue. It was about challenging the administration's lawlessness and accountability across the board and his runaway spending and statism. It was about championing freedom, God-given rights and the Constitution.

Under questioning, Attorney General Eric Holder has...