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Mitt Romney Campaign Launches First Medicare TV Ad Salvo

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 08.15.2012 | Politics

The Mitt Romney campaign has released its first Medicare-related ad since it announced Paul Ryan as its vice presidential nominee, attacking the presi...

Obama Campaign Ad Knocks Romney For Telling Students To Borrow Money From Parents

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 08.14.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama's reelection campaign renewed its effort to refocus the debate on a "choice election" with a new television ad Tuesday that hig...

WATCH: Colbert Loves Romney's 'Bold' Running Mate Pick

Posted 10.14.2012 | Comedy

On Monday night's "Colbert Report," Stephen Colbert couldn't get over the media's reaction to new Vice Presidential candidate Paul Ryan. Across the ne...

DCCC Unveils New Assault On Republicans Who Supported Paul Ryan Budget Plan

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 08.14.2012 | Politics

The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is making it clear that it will not let Republicans walk away from once backing their newly-minted vic...

1964 Is Back: A Redo of the Johnson-Goldwater Election

Ed Koch | Posted 10.14.2012 | New York
Ed Koch

Thank you Mitt Romney for selecting Paul Ryan as your running mate and thereby unwittingly turning this election into a crusade by all Americans who put country first and are willing to join hands across party lines to fight for fairness.

Despite Recent Criticism, Official Once Praised Paul Ryan Plan

Posted 08.14.2012 | Politics

Erskine Bowles, co-chair of President Barack Obama's budget-deficit commission, had unusual praise for Paul Ryan at a 2011 event, shown in a video pos...

Paul Blumenthal

How Did Paul Ryan Get All That Money? | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 08.14.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When newly minted vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan entered Congress in 1999, he wasn't one of the richest lawmakers, with an averag...

Amanda Terkel

Russ Feingold: Mitt Romney, Paul Ryan 'Don't Seem To Care' About Foreign Policy | Amanda Terkel | Posted 08.14.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wisconsin Democrat Russ Feingold was one of the Senate's leading voices on foreign policy while in office, opposing the Iraq War and cal...

Paul Ryan Hypocrisy Revealed

The Boston Globe | Posted 10.14.2012 | Politics

In 2009, as Representative Paul Ryan was railing against President Obama's $787 billion stimulus package as a "wasteful spending spree," he wrote at l...

Amanda Terkel

Wisconsin GOP Senate Candidates Hope For A Paul Ryan Bump | Amanda Terkel | Posted 08.14.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) quickly became the most popular politician amongst Republicans in the state this week after Mitt Romney tapped h...

Jason Linkins

Paul Ryan Gets His Roll-Out: The Mediagasm | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.14.2012 | Politics

As Eric Boehlert pointed out, the most amusing thing about the way the media has treated Mitt Romney's selection of Paul Ryan as his running mate is t...

Meet Paul Ryan

Al Gore | Posted 10.13.2012 | Green
Al Gore

Paul Ryan, Mitt Romney's new running mate, has a history of anti-climate science statements and votes. He has also said there is "growing disagreement among scientists about climate change and its causes."

Cards On the Table

Chris Weigant | Posted 08.13.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

When people do find out what is in the Ryan budget, they mostly don't like it. But the American public shows an enormous ability (as always) to come to the wrong conclusion, as well. Who frames this issue best in the next month is going to win the election.

Ryan's Plan Kills Medicare Now, Not in 10 Years

Paul Abrams | Posted 10.13.2012 | Politics
Paul Abrams

I just read a fast-moving mystery novel, Pryme Knumber, by Matthew J Flynn. It was a great read, and none other than Paul Ryan (R-WI) appears briefly....

Paul Ryan: Grow Up

James Zogby | Posted 10.13.2012 | Politics
James Zogby

We made hamburgers at McDonald's. We were both altar boys and we remain practicing Catholics. And Paul Ryan and I both read Ayn Rand as teenagers and were captivated by her radical individualism. That, however, is where the similarities end.

Sabrina Siddiqui

Romney-Ryan Ticket Forces Republicans To Distance Themselves From Controversial Ryan Budget | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 08.14.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Since Paul Ryan was chosen as Mitt Romney’s running mate, Republicans in competitive congressional races have tried to strike a balanc...

Mitt Romney's Women Problem: Is Paul Ryan the New Sarah Palin?

Janet Mason | Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics
Janet Mason

When I first heard the news about Mitt Romney's choice of a running mate, I had a sneaking suspicion that this was the Romney camp's solution to the w...

Paul Ryan Confronted By Unfriendly Hecklers

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.13.2012 | Politics

DES MOINES, Iowa — Republican Paul Ryan says President Barack Obama is diminishing the future for the nation's children. The Wisconsin congressma...

They Found Love

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 08.27.2012 | Politics

Paul Ryan and Mitt Romney's average Saturday turned into an emotional roller coaster. The duo officially tied the presidential-ticket knot in Norfo...

Boehner Compares Ryan To JFK

AP | JIM SUHR | Posted 10.13.2012 | Politics

FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, Ill. — House Speaker John Boehner hasn't forgotten the help he got from the Ohio college student who staked up the campaign si...

Ryan's 'Youthful Vigor' Won't Slow GOP's Demo Death March

Karl Frisch | Posted 10.13.2012 | Politics
Karl Frisch

Paul Ryan is a 70-year-old man trapped in the body of young man. He's the Benjamin Button of American politics and just as Brad Pitt's portrayal of the character came up short after clinching an Oscar nomination, Ryan's nomination for Vice President will suffer the same fate.

Paul Ryan Not Qualified To Be President, According To Romney Criteria

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 08.13.2012 | Politics

GOP vice presidential candidate Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) is a skilled bowhunter and one-time Oscar Meyer Weinermobile jockey, but according to a propos...

Reflections on Paul Ryan's Transactions in Individual Bank Stocks in 2008

Brad DeLong | Posted 10.13.2012 | Politics
Brad DeLong

I don't want to hire as my vice president and federal budget czar somebody who uses Congressional inside information to profit by switching his portfolio back and forth between Citigroup and Goldman five times a year: I want somebody with better ethics.

Paul Ryan Commended For His Hunting Skills

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 08.13.2012 | Politics

When GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney announced Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) as his vice presidential pick over the weekend, he wasn't just injecting...

Ed In The Election: Paul Ryan On Education

| Sarah Butrymowicz | Posted 08.13.2012 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of The Hechinger Report's HechingerEd blog. Mitt Romney’s pick of Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) as his vice presidentia...