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Rand Paul Answers question at the New York Times on why he’s running…..

Ron Paul’s son Rand aswers why a 47 year old ophthalmologist in Bowling Green, Ky., would want to run for the US Congess…..

And be ahead in the polls…….

Kentucky’s Republican Senate primary, to be held May 18, is one of those elections that is being treated as some sort of defining event, a measure of general antipathy toward Washington and the federal government, mainly because you’re ahead in the polls. Do you credit Tea Party activists for your success?
Absolutely. I think there’s a Tea Party tidal wave coming. I think it’s going to sweep a lot of incumbents from office.

Did you consider running for local office? Isn’t it a big leap to go from being a 47-year-old ophthalmologist in Bowling Green, Ky., with no experience serving in government, to being a United States senator?
I tell people that my biggest attribute is having not held public office, which is a great attribute to possess. I think people are looking for regular citizens. I don’t think it’s a prerequisite that you be in office for 10 or 15 years.


April 5, 2010 - Posted by | Blogs, Breaking News, Counterpoints, Family, Media, Men, Other Things, PoliticalDog Calls, Politics, Updates | ,


  1. I hope he wins. I can’t stand that nutjob Trey Grayson.

    Comment by Daniel G. | April 5, 2010 | Reply

  2. Sure looks like win to me……

    Comment by jamesb101 | April 5, 2010 | Reply

  3. james,

    Grayson thought he can buy the Senate Seat with McConnell’s $$$$. He’s wrong.

    Comment by Daniel G. | April 5, 2010 | Reply

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