Rand Paul Suffering from the Catch-22 of Idealist Politics

It turns out that the most die-hard Ron Paul fans are already jumping off the Rand Paul 2016 bandwagon. Rand Paul is apparently a little too mainstream for most of them—too willing to take moderate positions where his father never compromised: “He’s moderating on most of them, not taking a real clear stance on a number of them,” said Ivers [who ran Ron Paul’s Iowa presidential campaign]. “The strategy of sending a blended message is one that has risk.” That was never an issue for Read more […]