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July 10, 2014 10:17 AM A Reminder of Where Rand Stands

By Ed Kilgore

If you are one of those progressives with a soft spot for the junior senator from Kentucky (and we all probably have at least one issue on which we agree with him), it’s probably a good idea to remind yourself now and then of his positions on some pretty fundamental issues. Here’s one:

Is the guy proud of chiding his church for failing to join the antichoice crusade really a reliable defender of civil liberties? I don’t think so.

Ed Kilgore is a contributing writer to the Washington Monthly. He is managing editor for The Democratic Strategist and a senior fellow at the Progressive Policy Institute. Find him on Twitter: @ed_kilgore.

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