Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) at the Nashville airport earlier today, talking about his delay at security.
January 23, 2012 The senator was delayed at the Nashville airport. An alarm went off as he passed through security. He asked to be rescreened but was told he'd have to undergo a pat-down. Paul declined. He's the son of Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas).
July 27, 2011 The outcome of the debt-ceiling fight might still be uncertain inside the Capitol, but many of the Republican speakers who spoke at a Wednesday noon-hour Tea Party rally outside, including U.S. Senators Jim DeMint (SC), Mike Lee (UT) and Rand Paul (KY), were already claiming a measure of victory.
April 28, 2011 Sen. Rand Paul sought to give Donald Trump a taste of his own birther medicine, asking only partly in jest to see the long-form version of the New York developer's party registration.
March 10, 2011 Sen. Rand Paul carped to an Energy Deparment official that the Obama administration believes in choice for abortions but not toilets or home appliances. The official told him she could help find him a toilet.
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