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Republican presidential candidates, from left, Carly Fiorina, Ted Cruz, Chris Christie, and Rand Paul take the stage during the CNBC Republican presidential debate at the University of Colorado, Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015, in Boulder, Colo. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

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Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., addresses the 2016 Mackinac Republican Leadership Conference, Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, in Mackinac Island, Mich. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio) ** FILE **

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Republican presidential candidates (from left) Rick Santorum, George Pataki, Rand Paul, Mike Huckabee, Marco Rubio, Ted Cruz, Ben Carson, Donald Trump, Jeb Bush, Scott Walker, Carly Fiorina, John Kasich and Chris Christie take the stage during the CNN Republican presidential debate at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum on Wednesday in Simi Valley, Calif. (Associated Press) ** FILE **

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Tim Constantine reports on Rand Paul's reaction to the CNN debate and has details on employees from the Census Bureau behaving badly.

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Senator Rand Paul stopped by a California shooting range, firing on a copy of the US Tax Code. Paul is trying to draw attention to his proposed one page tax code and flat tax of 14.5%.

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Sen. Rand Paul, Kentucky, Republican, has shown he is willing to gum up the legislative process. Mr. Paul led filibusters challenging the Obama administration's drone policy and against renewing some snooping powers in the Patriot Act. (The Deseret News via Associated Press)

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Sen. Rand Paul makes a point during Thursday night's GOP debate.

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Presidential candidates (from left) Donald Trump, Jeb Bush, Mike Huckabee, Ted Cruz, Rand Paul, and John Kasich take the stage for the Republican presidential debate. (Associated Press)

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Republican presidential candidates from left, Chris Christie, Marco Rubio, Ben Carson, Scott Walker, Donald Trump, Jeb Bush, Mike Huckabee, Ted Cruz, Rand Paul, and John Kasich take the stage for the first Republican presidential debate at the Quicken Loans Arena Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015, in Cleveland. (Associated Press)

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"A lot of people, even a lot of pro-choice people, are upset by these videos," Sen. Rand Paul, Kentucky Republican, said Sunday on CNN's "State of the Union." "I think most Americans don't want their tax dollars going to this. So I think when something is so morally repugnant to so many people, why should tax dollars go to this?" (Associated Press)

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Winning Friends: Rand Paul is taking a low-key approach in his presidential bid compared with Ted Cruz. (Associated Press)

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It remains to be seen whose approach will be most beneficial in the presidential race as Sens. Rand Paul (left) and Ted Cruz remain in a statistical dead heat at about 5 percent in the RealClearPolitics average of polls. They are hovering in the middle of the 16-candidate field. (Associated Press)

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Sen. Rand Paul, Kentucky Republican and presidential hopeful, speaks during a meet and greet event in Council Bluffs, Iowa, on July 1, 2015. (Associated Press) **FILE**

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Ron Paul is still politically active, and has launched a support campaign for son Sen. Rand Paul's presidential campaign. (Associated Press)

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Republican Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky burns the tax code in an Instagram post uploaded Friday, July 10, 2015. (Image: Instagram, Rand Paul) ** FILE **

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Sen. Rand Paul, Kentucky Republican and presidential hopeful, speaks during a campaign stop at a sports bar in the Cherry Creek area in Denver on June 30, 2015. (Associated Press) **FILE**

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Sen. Rand Paul, Kentucky Republican and presidential candidate, holds the record for the most frugal lawmaker. (Associated Press)

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Sen. Rand Paul, Kentucky Republican, said the United States should not give money to countries that persecute Christians. (Associated Press)

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Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., talks with a reporter as he leaves the Capitol following his address to the Senate in Washington, Sunday, May 31, 2015. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen) ** FILE **