The shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown is an awful tragedy that continues to send shockwaves through the community of Ferguson, Missouri and across the nation.
If I had been told to get out of the street as a teenager, there would have been a distinct possibility that I might have smarted off. But, I wouldn’t have expected to be shot…Read More
Sen. Paul Introduces the FAIR Act WASHINGTON, D.C. – Sen. Rand Paul yesterday introduced S. 2644, the FAIR (Fifth Amendment Integrity Restoration) Act, which would protect the rights of citizens and restore the Fifth Amendment’s role in seizing property without due process of law. Under current law, law enforcement agencies may take property suspected of […]Read More
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Sen. Rand Paul today issued a letter to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman, Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.), and Ranking Member, Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.), requesting committee action on the Stand with Israel Act. Earlier this week, Sen. Paul took to the Senate floor to ask for unanimous consent to pass the Stand with Israel Act, however […]Read More
Bill Calls for Comprehensive Reform Measures to Fix America’s Broken Criminal Justice System, Ease Burden on Taxpayers & Break the Cycle of Incarceration for Non-violent Offenders WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Rand Paul (R-KY) and Cory Booker (D-NY) today introduced sweeping legislation to reform the nation’s broken criminal justice system, which has grown increasingly costly over the past four decades. The […]Read More
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Sen. Rand Paul today took to the Senate floor to ask for unanimous consent to pass the Stand with Israel Act. The legislation, S.2265, was introduced on April 29, 2014 and Sen. Paul asked consent of the Senate to pass the legislation on May 1, 2014. The purpose of this bill is to cut off the flow of U.S. […]Read More
U.S. companies hold trillions overseas; bring money home WASHINGTON, D.C. – Sen. Rand Paul today issued the following statement in response to President Obama’s remarks on infrastructure projects: “The interstate highway system is of vital importance to our economy,” said Sen. Paul. “All across the country, bridges, and roads are deficient and in need of […]Read More
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last night, Sen. Rand Paul appeared on the Fox News Channel’s Hannity with Eric Bolling to discuss his intention to seek Senate passage of legislation next week that would end all foreign aid to the Palestinian Authority, known as the Stand with Israel Act. Additionally, Sen. Paul penned an op-ed in National […]Read More