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Rand Paul lays out his ‘third way’
proposals to attract minorities to the GOP

Washington Post, by Sebastian Payne

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Posted By:Scottyboy, 7/26/2014 12:16:48 AM

Sen. Rand Paul (R-K.Y.) continued his quest to expand the Republican Party´s inclusiveness on Friday with a bipartisan speech to the National Urban League in Cincinnati, where he pressed for fairer treatment of minorities in criminal justice and education. He suggested that “race still plays a role in the enforcement of the law” and argued more needs to be done to ensure minorities receive fair sentencing. “Three out of four people in prison right now for non-violent crimes are black or brown. Our prisons are bursting with young men of color and our communities are full of broken families,” said

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Rand thinks that an unprincipled capitulation to the demonstrably flawed "logic" of the race hustling left and abandoning the the foundational concept of "equal justice under law" constitutes a viable "third way" ?. . . . WRONG.
How about advocating for something that will really help everybody and try to discourage fatherlessness and the government subsidized destruction of the family.
Nice try Buddy, but your just a crackpot like your old man and will NEVER be president.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: MDMuskrat, 7/26/2014 12:23:11 AM     (No. 9940583)

Sen. Rand Paul (D-KY)

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Jiobaobubai, 7/26/2014 12:26:53 AM     (No. 9940585)

The "third way" was a favorite phrase of Mussolini.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: californiadude, 7/26/2014 12:27:44 AM     (No. 9940586)

What happened to Rand Paul? Maybe you´re right #2, after his comments the last few days.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: mfm, 7/26/2014 12:27:47 AM     (No. 9940587)

Go away Rand..Your third way is my no way..

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Reply 5 - Posted by: SouthSanAntonio, 7/26/2014 12:31:38 AM     (No. 9940590)

Maybe Rand has just decided to play the Demon-RAT game of "say anything to get elected and then do whatever you want".

It works for the Demon-RATS over and over again. They lie through their teeth during elections, and then show their true colors once they are elected. By the next election, people have forgotten all the lies, and just re-elect them since they are the incumbents.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: killerbee, 7/26/2014 12:35:00 AM     (No. 9940595)

Oh, I thought his only strategy was to attack any Republican that fights back against the Dems. Adding this one should help him with the usual suspects in here.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Safari Man, 7/26/2014 1:10:57 AM     (No. 9940602)

When did "Stand with Rand" turn into "Pand(er) with Rand"?

Sorry, but I think tough love is what is required.


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Reply 8 - Posted by: tappin52, 7/26/2014 3:00:36 AM     (No. 9940628)

When did Rand Paul morph into Eric Holder?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: steveW, 7/26/2014 4:24:40 AM     (No. 9940637)

Rand, talking like a Democrat will get you exactly nowhere, especially with "minorities".

Which "minorities" are you suggesting aren´t being treated fairly - Koreans? the blind? Evangelicals? the Irish? Using weasel words like "minorities" instead of saying what you mean gives the Dims a victory before you even start the fight. Why invent a needless "third way" when all you need do is explain how Democrats treat blacks as inferior and unable to function as responsible adults without "progressive" help? Then it´s up to them who to vote for.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 7/26/2014 8:16:42 AM     (No. 9940731)

Why is the GOP trying to attract people who vote based on ethnicity? There is no reason to abandon principles to attract people who only care about skin color. Have some integrity, for heaven´s sake.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: North Range, 7/26/2014 8:45:31 AM     (No. 9940765)

I´m surprised that everyone seems to think that Rand Paul is a conservative that has jumped the traces.

He´s a Libertarian using the Republican Party to further his career. Did you forget who his father is?

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