Rand Paul does perform pro
bono eye surgeries, according to
a statement from Paul's communication director to
the POLITICO website.
The Senator also
tweeted that he would be performing pro bono eye surgeries on August
The photos that were
attached to the eRumor were found on the website of the
The article said that Paul performed a cataract surgery on one patient
but did not elaborate if the other patients were also suffering from
poor vision owing to cataract. National Review has a reputation of publishing satire but this story
appears to be real and so are the photos. A tweet linking this
story was discovered on Rand Paul's Twitter archive.