Rand Paul: I’m thinking about a presidential bid

Sen. Rand Paul, heir to his father Rep. Ron Paul’s political establishment and following, said Friday that he is thinking about running for president, declaring that only a “libertarian-Republican” can unite the GOP.

Speaking on “The Andrea Tantaros Show with Jason Mattera,” which debuted this week, the Kentucky Republican said that while he hasn’t ruled a presidential run in 2016 in or out, the GOP is going to have to turn to somebody like him to win enough voters to beat a Democrat.

“We are going to have to have somebody a little bit different than we’ve had in the past,” he told Tantaros on the show that replaced the Laura Ingraham Show on the Talk Radio Network. “Someone who can appeal to people in New England and on the West Coast. Someone who has a little more of a libertarian-Republican approach, I think, would have a better chance with independents and moderates.

Read more at The Washington Examiner.

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  1. Sue says:

    REALLY! From AUQUA BUDA TO PRESIDENT? UNFIT MITT COULDN’T BY THE NOMINATION….. How does that work …..only in the radical right wing party…. IGNORANCE !

  2. Debbie Gunnoe says:

    Need someone who would have a better chance with the conservatives, not moderates.

    Would like to see Rand Paul as the first presidential candidate on the NEW American Party ticket in 2016. The NEW American Party would replace the GDP (Grand Dead Party)…

  3. Capt-Dax says:

    Let me break the Ice in here..I’M on Board.. Let’s Roll Mr Paul

  4. Eddy Impanis says:

    Jesse Ventura for VP.

  5. Bill Permuy says:

    I’m with you Rand, and I’ll support you as I did your father. Rand Paul 2016! If we make it there.

  6. Andy says:

    Rand Paul 2016!

  7. Chase says:

    I’m all for Rand Paul!!! Plus, add the Judge Andrew Napolitano who knows the Constitution inside and out, and the know how to speak to even the most thick-headed, and you got a great VP.