In light of the harsh criticism he threw at Donald Trump during the 2016 presidential primaries, Senator Rand Paul's (R-KY) sudden jump to echoing the president is interesting.
“Donald Trump is a delusional narcissist and an orange-faced windbag,” he said on Comedy Central’s “The Nightly Show.”
“Have you ever had a speck of dirt fly into your eye?” he continued, mocking Trump."[It is] annoying, irritating and might even make you cry.“If the dirt doesn’t go away, it will keep scratching your cornea until eventually it blinds you with all its filth. A speck of dirt is way more qualified to be president.”
But Thursday found the senator tweeting Trump-like sentiments regarding the Obama administration and a potential conspiracy to keep Trump from winning the election: