As his prospective 2016 presidential candidacy congeals, Senator Rand Paul's (R - Kentucky) discordant policy proclamations have so far tended toward the realm of foreign affairs.
In recent remarks before a Heritage audience, however, Paul announced a domestic judicial philosophy that will exacerbate concern among conservatives and libertarians that he's ideologically and temperamentally unfit for the White House.
Specifically, Paul openly proclaimed, "I am a judicial activist."
Applying his concept of judicial activism, he proceeded to assert that judges should overturn…
"The former head of the Defense Intelligence Agency slammed the Obama administration on Monday as 'well intentioned' but paralyzed and playing defense in its the fight against Islamic militancy. Recently retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn called for the U.S. to lead the charge in a sweeping, decades-long campaign against the Islamic State Group, al-Qaeda and its ilk -- a fight like the one against the…[more]
—Kimberly Dozier, Former CBS and AP Correspondent and Contributing Writer at The Daily Beast
— Kimberly Dozier, Former CBS and AP Correspondent and Contributing Writer at The Daily Beast