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RLC Endorses Rand Paul for President

WASHINGTON, DC – The Republican Liberty Caucus (RLC) is proud to announce the endorsement of Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) for the Republican presidential nomination. In a crowded field of candidates, most of whom show little genuine commitment to individual liberty, cutting spending or reducing the size of government, Senator Paul stands out as a consistent champion of the values of the Republican Liberty Caucus: limited government, free enterprise and personal liberty.

Cruz, Paul Confirmed to Speak Next Month at RLC Convention in Nashua

NASHUA, NH - Senators Ted Cruz and Rand Paul are both confirmed as speakers at the 2015 Biennial National Convention of the Republican Liberty Caucus, a four day event in Nashua, New Hampshire that begins Thursday, October 8th.

"We're thrilled to have Senators Cruz and Paul at the convention," said Republican Liberty Caucus (RLC) Chairman Matt Nye. "Both men are powerful advocates for liberty; they have fantastic track records and offer a true alternative to the status quo."

RLC Condemns McConnell's Attempt to Extend Patriot Act Phone Surveillance

WASHINGTON, DC - The Republican Liberty Caucus has urged Senate Republicans to oppose a bill introduced by Senator Mitch McConnell Tuesday night to extend through 2020 Section 215 of the Patriot Act which governs the NSA’s authority to surveil Americans’ phone records. The current bill governing NSA phone record surveillance expires on June 1st.

Sen Ted Cruz Wins RLC Straw Poll at CPAC

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SAINT CHARLES, MO -- U.S. Senator Ted Cruz of Texas won a presidential preference straw poll conducted by the Republican Liberty Caucus (RLC) this weekend at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Missouri.

Cruz topped a long list of potential Republican candidates with 38 percent of the first place votes, just edging Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky, who finished second with 35 percent.