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Trump is locked in a dangerous stand-off with Iran, and reportedly turned to an anti-war Republican senator to break the deadlock
President Trump has reportedly agreed to allow GOP Sen. Rand Paul to speak to Iran's top diplomat on his behalf, worrying administration officials.
‘They lack humanity’: Jon Stewart and 9/11 first responders excoriate GOP senators who blocked renewal of funding for 9/11 victims
"It is absolutely outrageous, and you'll pardon me if I'm not impressed in any way by Rand Paul's fiscal responsibility virtue signaling," Stewart said.
Sen. Rand Paul cited the national debt in blocking expedited passage of a bill to renew the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund
"Any new spending that we are approaching that has the longevity of 70, 80 years should be offset by cutting spending that's less valuable," Paul said.
As the crisis with Iran escalates and the US seeks to garner support against Tehran, President Trump's credibility could make this process fraught.
Trump said Americans will ‘soon find out’ if he’ll launch a military strike against Iran after it shot down a US drone
When asked if he's willing to go to war over Iran's downing of a US drone, President Donald Trump said, "You'll find out."
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rand Paul, Ilhan Omar, and a bipartisan group of lawmakers sent a letter to Trump urging the president to remove US troops f...
The letter from the bipartisan lawmakers urged Trump to continue with the troop withdrawal and go forward with a similar move in Afghanistan.
The 12 Senate Republicans who defied Trump and voted to terminate the border wall national emergency
Here are some of the Republican senators' respective statements on why they went against Trump.
The Senate is poised to reject Trump’s national emergency declaration, but the White House has promised to veto
Even with a Trump veto, a GOP-led Senate resolution would deal a huge blow to the president on one of his most controversial decisions.
Paul joins three other Republican senators who announced they support blocking the emergency, creating a majority in the Senate.
A top GOP senator won’t vote for Trump attorney general nominee William Barr over concerns he’ll condone spying on US citizens
"I'm a no," Paul said on Monday. "[Barr has] been the chief advocate for warrantless surveillance of US citizens."