Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Aide’s resignation heightens Sen. Rand Paul’s war with neocons

Some Republicans are accusing the party’s neoconservative hawks of playing dirty pool in an attempt to smear Sen. Rand Paul as a bigot for having an aide who once expressed admiration for Lincoln assassin John Wilkes Booth.

The aide, Jack Hunter, who quit Monday, was eased out by Mr. Paul after a neoconservative publication revealed that, as a radio “shock jock” years ago, Mr. Hunter advocated the Southern secession once again from the Union.

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