January 25, 2012 - 12:23pm
Sen. Rand Paul at Nashville airport
“The police state in this country is growing out of control. One of the ultimate embodiments of this is the TSA that gropes and grabs our children, our seniors, and our loved ones and neighbors with disabilities. The TSA does all of this while doing nothing to keep us safe.
Kentucky’s junior senator, Republican Rand Paul, was detained at the Nashville airport this morning by agents of the Transportation Security Agency, and it was all over the news.  Many were describing it as a show-down between a libertarian senator and the Obama police state.