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Interesting: Paul the Younger Endorses Mitch McConnell

JJoe Wrote: Mar 28, 2013 11:08 AM
Perfect illustration of what is wrong with Republicans. Senator McConnel seems like a nice man, but it is time to go. He is dull, inarticulate and untelegenic. He should not be the face of the Republican senate! Appearances matter. His double-chin and mumbling voice are unrecoverable handicaps, especially when he chooses the typical non-confrontational, go-along Republican demeanor which has gotten the Republicans where they are today. If he were a fighter, his short-comings would be overshadowed, but he is not. Please retire Senator McConnell, and take McCain with you.

This sort of announcement came a bit earlier than most people probably expected, but it nonetheless confirms the political alliance between the Tea Party firebrand and the Senate Minority Leader is as strong as ever (via Ed Morrissey):

The Daily Caller has learned that Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul is endorsing Sen. Mitch McConnell for re-election in 2014, ending speculation that Paul would back a tea party challenge to the Senate minority leader.

“Rand Paul has endorsed McConnell,” Jesse Benton, McConnell’s 2014 campaign manager, told The Daily Caller.

Benton, who has worked for both Rand Paul and...