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Rand Paul Detained by TSA in Nashville

Rand Paul's Facebook account just posted that Senator Rand Paul was detained by the TSA in Nashville with more information coming when available.

Anyone else heard anything about this?

Update from Politico: http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0112/71818.html

Update from ABC (with video): http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2012/01/rand-paul-in-pa...

Slate: Detention Unconstitutional: http://www.slate.com/blogs/weigel/2012/01/23/don_t_touch_ran...

White House Sides with TSA:

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Report from WTVF

From the CBS station in Nashville...


NASHVILLE, Tenn. U.S. Senator Rand Paul has been detained at Nashville International Airport after failing a body scan.

Senator Paul's communications director said the Transportation Security Administration is holding him in order to do a complete pat down.

The Kentucky Senator is the son of GOP presidential candidate Ron Paul.

No other details are known.

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