Politics & Government

December 4, 2011

Rand Paul pushes his tea party style of change

In the year since Rand Paul rode a tea party-backed wave to clinch a surprise victory in Kentucky's U.S. Senate race, the political newcomer has become one of the movement's most visible faces. He has come to symbolize the conservative dissatisfaction that rattled Republicans and whittled the ranks of the moderate Blue Dog Democrats.

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