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Press Release - Is it Okay for Someone Who Looks Like Me to Stand With Rand?

April 23, 2015

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By Zuri Davis

April 23, 2015

Last night a Facebook notification showed up on my screen. A friend had posted a picture to my wall.

What I saw disgusted me.

The commenter said, "[Rand Paul] is pretty much regarded as a racist, sexist, a**hole along with the rest of his party."

Because I am a black woman, the commenter said I was foolish for liking Rand Paul.

I identify as a constitutional conservative. The most important political issue to me is the application of the Constitution. That's not going to change in 2016.

I have done my research on each potential candidate. Paul may not be the perfect candidate for some and I don't agree with him on everything. But he is definitely the most liberty minded candidate in our two-party race. That's important to me.

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Rand Paul, Press Release - Is it Okay for Someone Who Looks Like Me to Stand With Rand? Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/316873

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