Rand Paul Stopped By TSA After Body Scan Anomaly

Rand Paul Stopped By TSA After Body Scan Anomaly: Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul was blocked from boarding a flight Monday by the Transportation Security Administration in Nashville, Tenn., after refusing a full body pat-down, POLITICO has confirmed.

“I spoke with him five minutes ago and he was being detained indefinitely,” Paul spokesperson Moira Bagley said. “The image scan went off; he refused patdown.”

Paul’s father, Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas), tweeted out news of the incident, saying that there had been an “anomaly” with a body scanner.

“My son @SenRandPaul being detained by TSA for refusing full body pat-down after anomaly in body scanner in Nashville. More details coming,” wrote the authenticated Twitter account of presidential candidate Ron Paul.

The TSA disputed this characterization of the incident.

The Kentucky senator triggered an alarm during routine airport screening and declined to finish the process, said a TSA official, but was “not detained at any point.” A targeted pat-down is usually used to address the alarm. Continue Reading…

Mitt Romney Won The First Presidential

Mitt Romney Won The First Presidential: Mitt Romney 2012 presidential preference Caucus Iowa narrowly edge earlier the competition in a growth Rick Santorum away a mere eight votes Tuesday, succeeded through.

Two men-both of which freshly won a month ago as expected-neck and neck and ended in a virtual tie. Second place close, the full campaign and Santorum shoestring budget was focused on Iowa to cap a big increase in popularity.

Romney finished 2nd in Iowa in 2008, but his former primary and caucus States another 2012 campaign focused on exactly this cycle he was six he had least votes in 2008.

Rep. Ron Paul, libertarian leaning his third third-place in the Texan and inspired most of the Presidency. Read More…

Iowa Caucus Results 2012

Iowa Caucus Results 2012: Mitt Romney defeated GOP presidential caucus 8 votes in Tuesday’s Iowa Rick Santorum, a former state Romney narrowly fended away upstart Challenger who just confirmed Wednesday, Republican Party told weeks ago one points admitted in the survey.

Ron Paul is a closely one-third ended, according to state GOP Texas gov Rick Perry, and., the 5th late Tuesday told his home state of whether he will stay on his campaign to come back to.

Romney, a early Massachusetts Governor, 30015 votes, just the State GOP, Santorum told a early 30007USSenator from Pennsylvania,. 25% of all vote broadly. Read More…