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Boosted by Janus ruling, Sen. Rand Paul introduces Right to Work Act for 4th time

Sen. Rand Paul, R-KY, introduced the National Right to Work Act, S. 204, for the fourth time since 2013 to preserve and protect the free choice of individual employees to form, join, or assist labor organizations, or to refrain from such activities.


Neighbor who tackled Sen. Rand Paul asks for new civil trial, claims $580,000 award is excessive

The man who tackled Sen. Rand Paul and was ordered last month to pay the former presidential candidate $580,000 feels the punishment is excessive. Rene Boucher's lawyer argues in a 31-page motion for a new trial that the $200,000 awarded to Paul for pain and suffering is severe, considering that the


Sen. Paul introduces National Right to Work Act to end forced union dues for workers

Senator Rand Paul has introduced the National Right to Work Act to end forced union dues for workers. On Monday night, Sen. Paul introduced the National Right to Work Act in the US Senate.


Lawyer: Rand Paul award excessive; new trial requested

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) - The attorney for a man who attacked U.S. Sen. Rand Paul in a dispute over lawn maintenance has appealed a jury's decision to award the lawmaker $580,000 in damages.


Rand Paul Introduces National Right to Work Bill

The bill, which was introduced in the Senate as S.525, currently has 16 sponsors. Of those supporters all but one, Corey Gardner (R-CO), come from states that are currently Right to Work. In a press release, Paul encouraged passage of the bill to “follow the lead of Kentucky” by taking away a worker


These 10 GOP Senators May Vote To Terminate Trump Border Emergency

As Congress prepares to pass a resolution to preemptively terminate President Trump's national emergency declaration before he can redirect some $7 billion in military and Treasury Department funding, lawmakers have said that the resolution will likely make it to Trump's desk, prompting what would b


Sen. Rand Paul "disappointed" with federal funding deal and Trump's emergency declaration plans

WASHINGTON (WKYT) - Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) has announced distaste at the recent federal government funding compromise expected to make its way to President Donald Trump’s desk this week.


Rand Paul: “Trump won a big Victory” With Wall Funding

Senator Rand Paul declared Wednesday that President Trump’s compromise deal with Democrats was in fact a ‘big victory’ because the President secured over a billion dollars in funding for border security that everyone else had given up on.


Why does Rand Paul want to sell part of the Daniel Boone National Forest?

A controversial proposal by U.S. Sen. Rand Paul that could have led to the sale of federal forest land in Southern Kentucky was not included in a bill approved by the Senate Tuesday.


Here's Why Rand Paul Will Vote 'No' on AG Nominee William Barr

Sen. Rand Paul (R–Ky.) said yesterday he'll oppose the confirmation of William Barr, who President Donald Trump has nominated to be the next attorney general. "I'm a no," Paul told Politico yesterday. "He's been the chief advocate for warrantless surveillance of U.S. citizens. I think that the Fourt


Rand Paul will vote against Trump's pick for attorney general

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said Monday that he will vote against confirming President Donald Trump's nominee for attorney general, William Barr, citing his record on privacy issues.


What Republican senators are saying about Trump’s national emergency declaration

At least four Republican senators, Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), Mike Lee (R-Utah), Rand Paul (R-Ky.) and Thom Tillis (R-N.C.), have expressed opposition to the national emergency since it was declared. All four support more border security but saw the move as executive overreach and potentially uncons


Paul to oppose Trump's AG nominee

Sen. Rand Paul (Ky.) said on Monday that he will oppose President Trump 's attorney general nominee, becoming the first Republican to come out as a no vote on William Barr. Paul told Politico that he had concerns about Barr's record on privacy, calling him a "chief advocate for warrantless surveilla


How Mitch McConnell Enables Trump

Among the casualties of President Trump’s declaration of a national emergency to build his border wall is the reputation of the majority leader Mitch McConnell as a Senate institutionalist. The evidence of the last few days has confirmed, if there were still any doubt, that he is no such thing.


Trump Declared A National Emergency To Build A Border Wall — Here’s What That Means

At 10 a.m. on February 15, in the White House Rose Garden, President Donald Trump announced that he would be declaring a national emergency in order to procure the funding for his border wall between the U.S. and Mexico. Though there has been talk of the president making such a move in the past few


Dr. Rand Paul: National Right to Work Act Stands Up for All American Workers

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last week, U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) reintroduced the National Right to Work Act (S. 525) to preserve and protect the free choice of individual employees to form, join, or assist labor organizations or to refrain from such activities. The bill currently has 16 cosponsors.


NAGR Thanks Senator Paul for His Vote Against Anti-Gun William Barr

The National Association for Gun Rights would like to thank Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) for his NO vote on the confirmation of Attorney General Nominee William Barr. Senator Paul has been a steadfast voice against William Barr’s nomination from day one, bringing to light many of the dangers an anti-gun


Paul amendments affecting lake not passed

Sen. Rand Paul's efforts to promote more boat docks and marinas by going through the Daniel Boone National Forest have come to naught. Though the Senate passed the Natural Resources Management Act bill 92-8, two proposed amendments by Paul, of Bowling Green, were not included. Both would have affect


Public lands bill passes without Paul’s forest amendments

The U.S. Senate approved Tuesday a bill to protect more than 1 million acres of new wilderness, expand several national parks and create five new national monuments. The public lands bill also included measures to reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund that supports conservation and outdoo


Do Republicans Stand with Trump or the American People On Emergency Declaration?

Washington, DC – As the legal and public opinion fallout swells from President Trump’s “national emergency” declaration, FiveThirtyEight’s Perry Bacon and Nate Silver provide a helpful cheat-sheet on where Republican senators purport to stand on the issue. But, as the duo explain, “opposing the decl