Yesterday, retired brain surgeon Ben Carson announced his 2016 run for the GOP presidential nomination.

Today, another controversial figure from the private sector has thrown her hat into the ring, and like Carson, she differs from the typical Republican nominee in many ways, but might ironically suffer in the primaries due to her old-guard views on several important issues.

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As expected, Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul announced this morning that he will seek the Republican nomination for President of the United States in 2016.

"I am running for president to return our country to the principles of liberty and limited government," Paul, 52, wrote on his official campaign website.

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