On Thursday, Sens. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and John McCain (R-AZ) unleashed on their colleague, Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY), who had the day before filibustered the confirmation of John Brennan to the CIA with an eloquent defense of the Constitution and due process in contrast to the possibility of a government that could kill its own citizens inside its own borders.
Graham and McCain, the latter of whom called Sen. Paul and his supporters “wacko birds,” are among the last of the neo-conservative, Bush-era guard in the Senate and were challenged unlike they ever have been before — and this challenge came from within their own party. They see President Barack Obama’s domestic surveillance and foreign policies as a continuation of the Bush Administration.
The Token Libertarian Girl, Julie Borowski, weighed in on what these two dinosaurs had to say about Sen. Paul and so-called “impressionable libertarian kids” in her latest it video. It’s worth a watch: