In an interview you will only see on The Brody File, influential Iowa evangelical leader Bob Vander Plaats, head of The Family Leader organization says that Rand Paul could be a, “force to be reckoned with" in 2016 if he is able to fuse both the evangelical and liberty movements.
This weekend, Vander Plaats group hosts a big weekend conference that includes speakers Rick Santorum, Ted Cruz, and Donald Trump. Rand Paul will not be there.
Vander Plaats, who is well liked and respected by Iowa’s evangelical community, played a huge role in helping determine Iowa’s Republican Caucus winner in 2008 and 2012. He endorsed Mike Huckabee in 2008 and Rick Santorum in 2012.
Watch the video below with a partial transcription from the interview.
Courtesy: CBN News/The Brody File
Bob Vander Plaats: I believe Rand Paul is definitely going to run... If he can capture the liberty movement with the evangelical movement and combine those, it’ll be a force to be reckoned with.