“Oh yeah, absolutely," Paul said. "We didn’t already announce it did we? Oh that’s right, no, we didn’t saying anything.”
Speculation over Paul's presidential ambitions will only intensify with his speech, to be delivered Tuesday morning to the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, in which he embraces a pathway to citizenship for the nation's 11 million illegal immigrants.
"If you wish to live and work in America, then we will find a place for you," Paul will say, according to an early excerpt obtained by the Associated Press.