Ron Paul fundraising off Rand’s TSA detainmentSubmitted by bobbyw24 on Tue, 01/24/2012 - 15:41
Rep. Ron Paul is using Monday’s high-profile incident of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) detaining his son, Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul, at a Tennessee airport to raise money for his presidential campaign.
In an email to supporters, the Texas congressman asks for donations to his campaign so he can work to end the agency. (RELATED: Ron Paul on son’s detention by TSA: ‘Police state’ is ‘growing out of control’)
“Please, give whatever you are able right away to our End the TSA Money Bomb to help us keep the spotlight on this out-of-control organization and restore respect for freedom and common decency to the White House,” Paul said in a an email to supporters. The campaign’s fundraising goal for the fundraising campaign is $250,000.