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Rand Paul Drops Out After Abysmal Iowa Caucus, Will Run For Reelection

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul has dropped his presidential bid. After finishing with just 5 percent of the support in the Iowa Caucus on Monday, Paul was running out of cash, and time, to mount a successful effort to win the nomination. His father, former Texas Rep. Ron Paul, finished in third with 20 percent of the votes in the 2012 caucus. Instead, Rand Paul will…


Fox Business Debate Heavy On Substance, Low On Excitement

If the previous debate can be called angry this debate could be called boring. In an election where candidates have been trying to gain a foothold to win in one of the early primary states the debate on Fox Business can be labeled as a middling affair with very little separating the eight men and women on stage. The opening question on minimum wage resulted…


Paul Out of CNBC Debate Based On Just Released Standards

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul could find himself on the outside looking in if his polling numbers don’t improve anytime soon. The forum’s host, CNBC, released the criteria to appear on the main debate stage for the October 28 event, scheduled for 8pm Eastern, that would require candidates to average 3 percent support in the five weeks before the debate. Those polling at 2.5 percent would…


Real Debate Happens When Trump Goes Silent

With 11 candidates on stage at the Republican presidential debate it was going to be hard for anyone to get a word in edgewise with the outspoken Donald Trump taking the center. And early on, it seemed the only way the debate could happen is if it was between newcomer Carly Fiorina and the frontrunner Trump. But, as the debate ran on a strange thing…


Trump Quote of the Day: August 11, 2015

Truly weird Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky reminds me of a spoiled brat without a properly functioning brain. He was terrible at DEBATE! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 11, 2015