Originally Posted by AemJeff
Support for a Democratic candidate appears to be a necessary, but not sufficient condition, if you support civil liberties and/or non-interventionism.
Let me point out that there isn't the slightest chance that Congress would provide strong support for Paul's (or any other Libertarian hard cases's) FP.
Keep in mind that the power that a President has, relative to Congress and domestic issues, in the FP space. A president can pretty much do what he wants on FP. In domestic policy he needs consensus.