Rand Paul seeks Kentucky law to run for president, Senate at same time

Seeks state law to run for president, Senate

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Mr. Paul isn’t the first federal candidate to seek two federal offices simultaneously.

Rep. Paul Ryan, Wisconsin Republican, in 2012, Sen. Joseph R. Biden, Delaware Democrat, in 2008, and Sen. Joe Lieberman, Connecticut Democrat, in 2000, all sought re-election while running for vice president.

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Ralph Z. Hallow

Ralph Z. Hallow

Chief political writer Ralph Z. Hallow served on the Chicago Tribune, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Washington Times editorial boards, was Ford Foundation Fellow in Urban Journalism at Northwestern University, resident at Columbia University Editorial-Page Editors Seminar and has filed from Berlin, Bonn, London, Paris, Geneva, Vienna, Amman, Beirut, Cairo, Damascus, Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Belgrade, Bucharest, Panama and Guatemala.

 

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