Sen. Rand Paul “detained” By TSA In Nashville, TSA Denies: UPDATE

Sen. Rand Paul “detained” By TSA In Nashville, TSA Denies: UPDATE

Is the son becoming more like the father?

“Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul’s press secretary Moira Bagley tweeted on Monday that Transportation Security Administration officials were detaining her boss in Nashville, Tenn.

“Just got a call from @senrandpaul,” Bagley tweeted at about 10 a.m. on Monday. “He’s currently being detained by TSA in Nashville.”

Texas Congressman and current Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul – Sen. Rand Paul’s father – placed a post on Facebook about the news as well. “My son Rand is currently being detained by the TSA at the Nashville Airport,” Ron Paul posted. “I’ll share more details as the situation unfolds.”

Ron Paul adds, via Twitter, that the TSA detained his son “for refusing full body pat-down after anomaly in body scanner.”

With MANY THANKS To Both Mathew Boyle And The Daily Caller. Read More Here:“Sen. Rand Paul “Detained” By TSA In Nashville, TSA Denies”


“Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.), son of Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul, spoke out after he was detained by security at a Tenn. airport. The libertarian is a frequent critic of the Transportation Security Administration.”

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