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Rand Paul: We All Owe a “Debt of Gratitude to my Father, the Champion of Liberty”

u_cant_handle_the_truth Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 12:10 PM
I think what he means is "why are we fighting thousands of miles away, while are borders are wide open" How could anyone possibly believe that this is about National Defense. And why have we attacked numerous countries (all but the one place where the hijackers actually came from)"?
Tinsldr2 Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 12:13 PM
If you want to talk about sealing ourt borders I am for it. As are most Republicans. In the primary debate there was only one candidate against the fence,,, his name was Ron Something or other......

I’m sure by now regular readers are well aware that Texas Congressman Ron Paul is serving out his 12th -- and final -- term in the House of Representatives and will soon retire from public life. Somewhat unexpectedly, however, during his humble and moving final speech on the House floor a few days ago, I was surprised to hear him speak, among other things, about his “failure” to rein in the size and scope of government during his long and distinguished political career. To some extent this is undoubtedly true -- after all, the United States is headed straight...