Rand Paul No Fan of the Civil Rights ActPublished by Pamela Gentry on Friday, May 21, 2010 at 2:45 pm.
By Pamela Gentry, Senior Political Analyst
May 20, 2010 — Rand Paul, the first candidate to win a primary election as a member of the Tea Party as a Republican and now vying for a Kentucky senate seat has shocking views on the Civil Rights Act and other anti-discrimination legislation.
While he said he won’t call for their repeal of these laws – he thinks the government went too far with civil rights legislation, fair housing legislation and setting a minimum wage.
Here’s how he defended his position on ABC’s Good Morning America.