U.S. Sen. Rand Paul says he underwent lung surgery in a procedure he says stems from injuries suffered when a neighbor tackled him outside his home in 2017.
The Republican lawmaker tweeted that part of his lung damaged in the assault was removed during the weekend surgery in Tennessee.
Paul expects to return to the Senate in September.AP, “Rand Paul Undergoes Lung Surgery Stemming from Assault“, August 5, 2019
Connor Betts, the Dayton, Ohio mass shooter, was a self-described
After Sen. Rand Paul offers to buy Rep. Ilhan Omar a ticket to Somalia so she can ‘appreciate America more,’ the Democrat congresswoman responds with a retweet mocking the violent assault on the Republican senator by a neighbor in 2017.Fox News Video, “Ilhan Omar hits back at Rand Paul with retweet mocking assault on senator“, July 30, 2019
Rep. Ilhan Omar retweeted a message that praised Sen. Rand Paul’s assaulter.
Paul got 6 broken ribs when his neighbor physically attacked him; the man got 30 days in federal prison and a $10,000 fine, plus a