The Kentucky Press and Rand Paul
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Tea party icon Rand Paul celebrated his Senate primary victory last [month] by taking to the national airwaves to air some controversial views about the Civil Rights Act. Some media watchers expressed surprise that a candidate with such views could become the mainstream nominee and they blamed the decimation of the local media for the failure to adequately vet Paul. But the Louisville Courier-Journal's Keith Runyon says he and his colleagues did their job.
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