‘Don’t Do This To Them’: Rubio Implores Dems To Not Boycott Netanyahu Speech, Spurn Israel

Al Weaver The Daily Caller 2/12/2015

In a speech on the Senate floor Thursday, Sen. Marco Rubio tried to dissuade Democrats from boycotting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech next month.

As of Thursday afternoon, 20 Democrats have announced they intend to skip the address, including Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Pat Leahy and Sen. […]

Rand Paul on arming Syrian rebels: ‘We’ll be fighting our own weapons’

Rare.us 9/18/2014

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) spoke on the Senate floor Thursday, urging a virtually empty chamber not to arm and train the Syrian rebels for a variety of reasons.

Paul wasn’t convinced, first of all, that the Free Syrian Army needs any additional arms.

“We gave 600 tons of weapons to the Syrian rebels […]