On September 5, student in the Teen Republicans and Young Democrats clubs attended a speech by Rand Paul at the University of Louisville’s Campus. Prior to the speech, several of the members had a chance to meet and great with Sen. Rand Paul and even had the opportunity to pose for a photo with him.
Students walk from Manual to UofL after school.
Student gather in a room under the main hall before the speech to meet with Rand Paul.
Rand Paul comes in and answers a few questions before hie speech.
Vivek Raj (12) uses his iPhone to record Paul’s speech.
Officers from the Teen Republicans club at Manual pose with Rand Paul.
Members of the Young Democrats stand with Rand Paul for a photo opportunity.
Elliott Fowler (12) and his brother stand with Rand Paul for a photo.
The Manual and UofL students stand together for a group photo with Paul prior to his speech.
Front row seats were saved for the students from UofL and Manual while they were at the meet and greet.
The small venue filled quickly with both young people, as well as some who seemed to be long into retirement.
Rand Paul spoke about who he was as a republican and about the up coming election season.
Paul also used this time to answer questions from the audience.
Vivek Raj (12) gets to ask Paul a question during his speech.
Shelby Oney (12) stands after the speech to clap.