The Republican senator attempted to liken Schumer's fierce words urging Supreme Court justices not to restrict abortion rights to Trump's rhetoric surrounding the U.S. Capitol insurrection.
The Republican lawmaker assessed that it's "very unlikely" that Trump will be convicted by the Senate.
The Democratic senator said his Republican colleague was putting the health of staff at risk.
Kentucky Senator Rand Paul tabled a vote about whether impeaching Trump was constitutional. Only five GOP lawmakers backed the Democrats.
"It is extraordinarily unlikely the president will be convicted," Republican Maine Senator Susan Collins told reporters on Tuesday.
Forty-five Republicans went on record saying they don't view the trial as constitutional, effectively removing almost any doubt that a two-thirds majority will convict.
It's unclear what ails the 80-year-old senator, but he was set to oversee Trump's second impeachment trial in place of Supreme Court Justice John Roberts.
The Republican Kentucky senator continued to challenge the legitimacy of Joe Biden's victory Sunday morning.
Messages from the Fox News host and the politician appeared on the Parler web page this week, as the social network continues to hunt for a new hosting provider.
The Kentucky lawmaker told Fox News that he took exception to the sentiment about "liars" that Biden expressed in his inauguration speech.
Kentucky senator Paul said said the Republican leadership "will destroy the party" if it backs Trump's impeachment.
"Rand Paul is the example of how dangerous it is to have people in positions of authority who speak loudly but have no clue what they're talking about," said former Kentucky Senate candidate Charles Booker.
Senators Ted Cruz and Josh Hawley, two Republicans the Lincoln Project ad targeted, expressed their objections to the results of the Electoral College.
But the Republican senator said Trump's call for $2,000 stimulus checks is a "really foolish, eggheaded, left-wing, socialist idea."
Young conservatives, mostly maskless, gathered at an indoor gala to mingle with White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany, Fox News host Laura Ingraham, Senator Rand Paul and Trump ally Roger Stone among others at the Turning Point USA Gala on Friday night.
The GOP senator from Kentucky warned young conservatives their high school graduation ceremonies and 10-year wedding anniversaries may be banned by the government if "we're not careful" to protect our individual freedoms today.
The Republican senator said the U.S. should not "borrow any money" as he hit out against stimulus proposals.
Some House Republicans are planning to challenge the electors during the Senate and House joint session to count the votes on January 6. The House members will need one GOP senator to join them in their efforts to overturn the results, which would cause both chambers to meet separately to consider those objections.
Despite millions of Americans struggling to make ends meet amid the pandemic, Rand Paul, Bernie Sanders and a conservative group of lawmakers briefly flirted with the notion of forcing a short shutdown this weekend to push their own legislative priorities.
Sen. Rand Paul objects to part of the defense bill he says will make it harder for the president to reduce U.S. troops from the Middle East.
Wyoming Republican Congresswoman Liz Cheney said Thursday that Kentucky Senator Rand Paul's opposition to the bill was "inexcusable."
The Kentucky senator has a tweet flagged for sharing disputed claims about voter fraud in the election.
"He believes that submission and lockdowns are fine," Rand Paul said of Fauci. "He's not too worried about individual liberties, but he also tends to gloss over science."
"There's all kinds of ways we can use immunity to our advantage but nobody's admitting it," Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said on Sunday while suggesting that those who have recovered from COVID-19 work with the elderly or vulnerable groups in the service industry.
The paper Paul cited suggested herd immunity could be reached at just over 40 percent, which is far below the 22 percent infection rate in New York.
"If you believe 22 percent is herd immunity, I believe you're alone in that," Fauci told the Republican senator.
Brennen Sermon, 27, was charged with assault after the clash between protesters and police outside the White House following the RNC.
The clip emerged as hundreds of people gathered in Washington in an attempt to disrupt President Donald Trump's acceptance speech.
Footage shows the Republican senator surrounded by protesters with police standing between the crowds and the lawmaker.
Although Paul's and Lee's attitudes appeared unchanged, Louie Gohmert's infection convinced at least one GOP senator to change his tune.