[Report Abuse]
[Login to Blog] timeontarget's Blog
Will Rand Paul run dual campaigns????

Take Me To Post Comment Form

Proposed Bill Allows Paul To Run For Kentucky Senate And For U.S. President

March 4, 2014 by UPI - United Press International, Inc.
9 12 3 40

FRANKFORT, Ky. (UPI) — A proposed Kentucky bill lets a candidate run for multiple offices, allowing Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) to run both for President and for his current seat, a State legislator said.

Kentucky State Senate Majority Leader Damon Thayer told The Washington Times he has proposed a bill allowing any candidate in the State to run for multiple offices simultaneously.

“I am working on clarifying an ambiguous state law that Rand Paul believes is unconstitutional if it is interpreted to bar running for re-election to the Senate, and for president, at the same time,” Thayer said.

The clarification would allow Paul to continue to represent Kentucky in the Senate if he wins reelection but does not win the 2016 Presidential race,

Washington, D.C. newspaper The Hill said, adding it is the latest indication Paul will seek the 2016 Republican nomination for President.

The bill would likely face opposition in Kentucky’s Democratic-controlled House, the Times noted.


Latest Activity: Mar 05, 2014 at 7:08 AM


Bookmark and Share
Forward This Blog
Print Blog
More Blogs by timeontarget
Send timeontarget a Message
Report Abuse


Blog has been viewed (249) times.


Log In to post comments.

Previous blog entries by timeontarget
 
Ben Carson to CPAC:
February 27, 2015
Dr Carson spoke this morning to CPAC. I have copied it and I hope all of you will read it. There is a twelve minute video of his speech. I hope ya'll can see it somehow from this blog. If not then I hope someone like sheran will post the ...
Read More »
 
Will the GOP Capitulate Again? By Patrick J. Bucha
February 20, 2015
Will the GOP Capitulate Again? By Patrick J. Buchanan Friday - February 20, 2015 "Free trade results in giving our money, our manufactures, and our markets to other nations," warned the Republican Senator from Ohio and future President William McKinley in 1892. "Thank God I am not a free-trader," echoed ...
Read More »
 
Some thoughts on the new world order.
February 20, 2015
Dear Brigade, Many of you may not know that for nearly two decades, Pat Buchanan was a favorite son of the GOP establishment - whether television, radio or print he was sought after and praised by all conservative organizations, politicians and writers. In the 1990's Pat stood up for American ...
Read More »
 
Business Growth in Liberty County
February 19, 2015
I tot have re posted an excellent blog which was offered by a newcomer last week and none of us commented on it. Please fellow bloggers read this and comment if you will. ///////////////////////////////////////////////////// wood17's Blog Business Growth in Liberty County by wood17 I read the courier on occasion and ...
Read More »
 
The Courier blog site.
February 19, 2015
We had an excellent blog posted last week by wood17 and none of us responded to it. The subject of the blog was indeed relevant to our community and I regret that I did not respond. Liberty County is in need of a thorough dusting and airing out because we ...
Read More »
 
[View More Blogs...]





 
Powered by
Morris Technology