FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) Sen. Rand Paul is returning to Washington following an assault in his yard that left him with six damaged ribs.
Paul posted a message on his Twitter account on Monday saying he’s returning to work within the Senate regardless of being in a great deal of ache.
Paul was attacked Nov. three whereas mowing his garden. Police have charged Rene Boucher with misdemeanor assault. Boucher pleaded not responsible throughout a courtroom listening to final week.
Boucher and Paul have been neighbors for 17 years. Boucher’s lawyer stated the assault was motivated by a trivial dispute however has not elaborated. Paul’s senior adviser stated the senator had not had a dialog with Boucher in years.
Paul tweeted he shall be prepared to maneuver ahead with tax cuts within the coming days.