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Watch live: Rand Paul filibusters Brennan nomination for CIA director

By David Edwards
Wednesday, March 6, 2013 15:16 EDT
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Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) on Wednesday took the the Senate floor to filibuster the nomination of John Brennan to be the next director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA).

“I’m here to filibuster John Brennan’s nomination to be director of CIA,” Paul explained. “I will speak for as long as it takes.”

The Kentucky Republican is demanding answers from the Obama administration about whether American citizens can be targeted by government drones within U.S. borders.

Watch this live video from C-SPAN.

 
David Edwards
David Edwards
David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
 
 
 
 
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