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Ryan Grim

Rand Paul And Paul Ryan Battle Behind Closed Doors Over Budget Cuts | Ryan Grim | Posted 06.21.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Before releasing his budget publicly, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) gave Senate Republicans a private briefing about the plan in early April. ...

A Budget Proposal to Make Lives Shorter, Harder and Unhealthier

Carolyn Maloney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Carolyn Maloney

The Republicans have proposed a plan that will change the daily lives of millions of women and children for the worse. And the hard cruelty of the cuts spans all ages, starting in the womb.

Heeding Teddy Roosevelt's Words: Investing in Nature is Investing in America

Mark Tercek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Mark Tercek

I urge Congress and the White House to remember what Roosevelt called "our duty" to steward the country's natural resources and pass them on in good condition to future generations.

Elise Foley

Schumer: Budget Deal Should Include Tax Hikes, Medicare Changes | Elise Foley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Hours before the Senate is slated to hold a pair of doomed votes on extending government funding, Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) argued on ...

Elise Foley

John Boehner On Entitlement Cuts: 'Everything Is On The Table' | Elise Foley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATED BELOW WASHINGTON -- House Republicans remain divided on whether their upcoming budget for fiscal year 2012 will include cuts to government ...

GOP Budget "Progressive," Rep. Paul Ryan Claims

ThinkProgress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On April 1, the House Republicans released a budget plan fitting of the holiday, promising to revoke the stimulus, freeze all spending, and slash taxe...