Rand Paul http://www.kunc.org en Syria Developments: Debate In Washington; Assad Speaks To Rose http://www.kunc.org/post/syria-developments-debate-washington-assad-speaks-rose We're following several stories regarding Syria Sunday, including new comments from Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. There are also reports that an Islamist group with ties to al-Qaida has seized a town with a large Christian population. Elsewhere, officials in the U.S. and its allies are debating how to respond to the conflict that began in 2011, as President Obama's administration tries to shore up support for military action.<p>We'll update this post with news as it emerges today.<p><strong>Update at 5 p.m. Sun, 08 Sep 2013 15:13:00 +0000 Bill Chappell 49332 at http://www.kunc.org Syria Developments: Debate In Washington; Assad Speaks To Rose Paul, Cruz Back Bill Changing Military Sexual Assault System http://www.kunc.org/post/paul-cruz-back-bill-changing-military-sexual-assault-system Transcript <p>RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST: <p>And support is growing in Congress for a bill that to allow military prosecutors to decide whether or not to try serious military crimes, including sexual assault. That would take the decision out of the hands of commanders, commanders who are in a position of overseeing the careers of both the victims and the accused. Wed, 17 Jul 2013 08:42:00 +0000 Ailsa Chang 47181 at http://www.kunc.org Rand Paul Elaborates: Armed Drones Not OK For 'Normal Crime' http://www.kunc.org/post/rand-paul-elaborates-armed-drones-not-ok-normal-crime Remember when Rand Paul <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/itsallpolitics/2013/03/07/173715032/rand-paul-talks-his-way-into-the-political-big-time" target="_blank">held the Senate floor</a> for 13 hours last month because of his concern that President Obama would use drones to target alleged terrorists on American soil?<p>That concern, apparently, does not always extend to alleged common criminals on American soil.<p>"If someone comes out of a liquor store with a weapon and $50 in cash, I don't care if a drone kills him or a policeman kills him," <a href="http://blog.foreignpolicy.com/posts/201 Wed, 24 Apr 2013 19:55:00 +0000 S.V. DÁTE 43363 at http://www.kunc.org A Rand Paul White House Path Complicated By Dad's Legacy http://www.kunc.org/post/rand-paul-white-house-path-complicated-dads-legacy Freshman Sen. Mon, 22 Apr 2013 15:18:00 +0000 Liz Halloran 43245 at http://www.kunc.org A Rand Paul White House Path Complicated By Dad's Legacy Immigration Proves A 'Rubik's Cube' For Many Republicans http://www.kunc.org/post/immigration-proves-rubiks-cube-many-republicans While an immigration overhaul has drawn support from church groups, business, labor and even former opponents, there's still deep opposition — mostly centered in the Republican Party.<p>The last time a president tried to pass a comprehensive immigration overhaul was in 2007, and George W. Bush's fellow Republicans in Congress killed his bill. Wed, 17 Apr 2013 21:37:00 +0000 Mara Liasson 43057 at http://www.kunc.org Immigration Proves A 'Rubik's Cube' For Many Republicans