0Is Rand Paul 'Putting Lipstick on a Pig?'Rand Paul is branding himself as a compassionate conservative libertarian, but is it the real deal? Ben Jacobs discusses what a kinder, gentler Rand means for the 2016 election.Ben JacobsUpdated Apr. 14, 2017 3:26PM EDT / Published Jul. 25, 2014 5:37PM EDT Ben Jacobs@bencjacobsGot a tip? Send it to The Daily Beast here.