Group to Begin Ad Campaign Targeting Rand Paul as Soft on Iran

Conservative group Foundation for a Secure and Prosperous America will criticize Sen. Rand Paul as being out of step with his party on Iran.

  • Group, led by veteran Republican operative Rick Reed, to air ads on broadcast TV, cable and web in states incl. Iowa, N.H., S.C. beginning Tuesday
  • NOTE: Paul expected to announce his bid for presidency at event in Louisville, Ky., Tuesday at noon EDT
  • Ads will accuse Paul, R-Ky., of being weak on Iran and will link him to the Obama administration’s Iran policy
  • See full story: Republican Hawks to Unleash Ad Attack on Rand Paul