BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) -- According to a new CNN-ORC International survey: 16% of Republicans and Independents who lean toward the GOP said they would most likely support Paul.
Representative Paul Ryan of Wisconsin gathered 15% of the vote.
Longtime Texas Governor Rick Perry who's considering another bid for the White House got 11%.
Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee was the only other Republican to get at least 10% of the vote.
Paul's father Ron, never led a national poll during his political career.