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Rand Paul stops kowtowing to Trump in welcome return to sanity on war powers

Ah, Kentucky Senator Rand Paul. Our own Elf King of the Contrarians, lover of liberty, self-licensed eye doctor, knower of so many things, so sure he is correct about them all. Once the boy wonder of the Tea Party libertarians, U.S. Sen. Paul used to excite both the left and right with eloquent jeremiads on debt, foreign intervention and warrantless wire-tapping. When he ran for president in 2016, he boldly and accurately called Donald Trump a “delusional narcissist and an orange-faced windbag.”