• Sen. Rand Paul Is Having Surgery in Canada, Where Healthcare Is Publicly Funded

    3 days ago - By Fortune

    Kentucky Senator Rand Paul is traveling to Canada for hernia surgery, according to a court filing from his attorneys.
    The surgery, which is connected to injuries Paul suffered when he was attacked by a neighbor while doing yard work in 2017, will be done in Ontario, the Associated Press reports.
    The choice to undergo treatment in Canada-where health care is publicly funded and universally provided-is ironic considering Paul, a Republican, is a staunch opponent of Obamacare and champions free-market principals.
    Medical tourism, however, can offer savings between 20 and 90 percent, Market...
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  • Rand Paul heading to Canada for hernia surgery

    Rand Paul heading to Canada for hernia surgery

    3 days ago - By New York Post

    GOP Sen. Rand Paul will travel to Canada this month to undergo hernia surgery because of injuries he suffered when a neighbor attacked him while he was doing yard work at his Kentucky home. Paul is scheduled to have the outpatient surgery at the private Shouldice Hernia Hospital in Thornhill, Ontario, the week of Jan...
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  • Sen. Rand Paul to have hernia surgery in Canada

    3 days ago - By The Washington Post

    The surgery is due to injuries the Kentucky Republican sustained in 2017 when he was attacked by his neighbor in a dispute over lawn debris.
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  • Rand Paul, Who Calls Universal Health Care 'Slavery,' Will Have Surgery in Canada but Insists Hospital Is Private

    3 days ago - By Newsweek

    Paul is scheduled to have an outpatient operation at the Shouldice Hernia Hospital in Ontario later this month, according to court documents.
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  • Sen. Rand Paul to Undergo Surgery in Canada for Injuries From Neighbor Attack

    3 days ago - By Time

    U.S. Sen. Rand Paul's attorneys say in a court filing that he plans to undergo hernia surgery in Canada because of injuries he suffered when a neighbor attacked Paul while he was doing yard work at his Kentucky home.
    The filing in Paul's lawsuit against Rene Boucher says the senator will travel to Ontario, Canada, for outpatient surgery scheduled later this month.
    The document says the surgery is related to the 2017 attack. Boucher pleaded guilty to assaulting a member of Congress and was sentenced to 30 days in prison. Federal prosecutors are appealing the sentence.
    A Paul spokeswoman...
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  • Sen. Rand Paul scheduled to have hernia surgery in Canada

    3 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. - U.S. Sen. Rand Paul's attorneys say in a court filing that he plans to undergo hernia surgery in Canada because of injuries he suffered when a neighbor attacked Paul while he was doing yard work at his Kentucky home. The filing in Paul's lawsuit against Rene Boucher says the senator will...
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