In a new Vogue profile, the Kentucky libertarian’s mom Carol said her son is waiting until after the midterms to announce his 2016 presidential bid. “Rand says he won’t declare that he’s going to run until after 2014,” she said. “Groundwork has to be set.”
Sen. Mitch McConnell from Kentucky posted a photo to his Facebook page standing next to his campaign manager Jesse Benton, who reportedly said he was “holding his nose” until Rand Paul’s 2016 presidential bid. “LIKE if you agree: Nothing smells worse than #Obamacare! #NoseGate,” the caption reads.