Rand Paul on the cover of the Weekly Standard! VERY GRACIOUS article from a neo-con rag!Submitted by rucdelaspook on Sat, 05/21/2011 - 15:50
The tide is turning!
Here's a snippet from the article entitled "Rand Paul’s Balancing Act":
"The genius of Rand Paul is that, by picking his battles and finessing his message, he earns mainstream credibility without jettisoning his small-government and non-interventionist bonafides. “I think he’s been great,” Brian Doherty told me. Doherty’s an editor at Reason magazine and the author of Radicals for Capitalism, a history of American libertarianism. “He’s been surprisingly excellent as a rhetorician for the ideas.” Doherty’s boss at Reason, editor in chief Matt Welch, has a cover story in the June issue on Paul. “He has done more to inject libertarian ideas into the Washington debate than any senator I can remember,” writes Welch, “all within his first three months in office.” "