Rand Paul Changes Tune on Kavanaugh

Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., announced Monday that he will support Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court despite concerns about his views on the Fourth Amendment.

“After meeting Judge Kavanaugh and reviewing his record, I have decided to support his nomination,” Paul said in a statement.

“Each nominee … must be judged on the totality of their views, character, and opinions,” Paul said. “I have expressed my concern over Judge Kavanaugh’s record on warrantless bulk collection of data and how that might apply to very important privacy cases before the Supreme Court.”

“Judge Kavanaugh will be more open to a Fourth Amendment that protects digital records and property,” Paul said.

Read more at the Washington Examiner.

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