Rupert Murdoch's Rand Paul infatuation

April 7, 2015 7:23 PM

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Rupert Murdoch's Rand Paul infatuation

Rand Paul might have trouble courting some Republican voters who are wary of his foreign policy vision and unorthodox views on certain issues. But it doesn't appear that the junior Kentucky senator, who announced his presidential bid on Tuesday, will have to do much to win over Rupert Murdoch, the head of News Corp. and 21st Century Fox.

It's become something of a quadrennial tradition for Murdoch, the billionaire mogul whose observations on GOP politics are watched very closely within the party, to weigh in on the race for the White House. Two parts of his vast media empire -- Fox News Channel and the Wall Street Journal -- carry c...

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