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Rand Paul Ends Filibuster

Minutes earlier, Paul worried that we’re “going to have the standard that we’re going to kill noncombatants in America,” and asked the president to be clear if that’s his intention for the drone-strike program. He criticized the president for dancing around the issue by pointing to the military’s responsibility to repel invasions, when Paul has said his focus is on noncombatants and not those who have taken up arms. Charles C. W. Cooke touched on this issue on the Corner this afternoon as well.

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