Rand Paul Walks Back Line About Those Who Want to Blame Him for a Terrorist Attack

The Kentucky Senator said that “the heat of the battle” can get the best on anyone.

Senator Rand Paul, R-KY, speaks to the press at the Senate after speaking in the chamber at the US Capitol in Washington, DC on May 31, 2015. Crucial national security provisions appeared likely to expire midnight Sunday as Senator Rand Paul vowed to block any last-minute votes to extend or reform the controversial program that collects telephone data. AFP PHOTO/ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS (Photo credit should read Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images)

Photographer: ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS/AFP/Getty Images

It might not have been the best wording, but Kentucky Senator Rand Paul still stands by his general argument. 

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