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Paul Ryan Debt Ceiling

Paul Ryan Votes Against Spending Needed For Own Budget

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 02.13.2014 | Politics

On Tuesday, 28 House Republicans joined 193 of their Democratic colleagues in voting to raise the debt ceiling without attaching additional measures t...

Sam Stein

Boehner's Debt Ceiling Dilemma

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 02.07.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In its ongoing search for a resolution to raise the nation's debt limit by the end of February, House Republican leadership has yet to c...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Obama: GOP Would Be 'Crazy' To Hold Debt Ceiling Hostage

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 12.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama warned Republicans Friday not to pursue another debt ceiling showdown, standing by his position that he won't neg...

Michael McAuliff

McConnell: Debt Ceiling Won't Be Raised Without A Hostage

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 12.18.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said Tuesday that the nation's debt limit won't be raised unless Republicans can extract ...

Paul Ryan Rallies Conservatives Against Senate Deal

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 10.14.2013 | Politics

As the shutdown drags on and the deadline to raise the debt ceiling approaches, some House Republicans are beginning to express a willingness to go al...

Michael McAuliff

House GOP Eyes Next Debt Ceiling Move

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 10.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans appeared to be searching for a way out of the fiscal showdown Wednesday, as reports surfaced that leaders were talking...

Paul Ryan Knows How To Fix The Fiscal Impasse ... Sort Of

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 10.09.2013 | Politics

Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) has the answer to the fiscal impasse -- and it's simply "for the president to come to the table," he wrote in a Tuesday Wall S...

Jennifer Bendery

Paul Ryan: Debt Limit Is 'Forcing Mechanism' For Ending Government Shutdown

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 10.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) said Tuesday that the best way for Congress to resolve the standoff over the government shutdown is to tie the m...

Ryan: Debt Limit 'Forcing Action' On Budget

Reuters | Posted 12.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Senior House of Representatives Republican Paul Ryan said on Tuesday that a mid-October deadline to raise the U.S. bor...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Paul Ryan Says Republicans Should Keep Expectations In Check On Debt Ceiling

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 01.17.2013 | Politics

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. -- Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) on Thursday said Republicans are weighing the option of a short-term debt limit extension, but that House...

Sam Stein

Did Paul Ryan Cripple Debt-Reduction Deal With Obama Re-Election Concern?

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 08.14.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In its profile of newly minted, presumptive vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan Monday morning, The New York Times reported a new and po...

Top Democrats React To Gang Of Six Plan

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.19.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Top House Democrats are making positive but cautious comments about a deficit-reduction proposal by a bipartisan group of senators calle...

Paul Ryan: Obama 'Unwilling' To Do What's Necessary To Reach A Deal On Debt Ceiling

AP | Posted 09.14.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Republican chairman of the House Budget Committee is accusing President Barack Obama of being unwilling to embrace the level of spen...

Paul Ryan: No New Taxes As Part Of Debt Ceiling Deal

AP | Posted 09.11.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Republican chairman of the House Budget Committee says his party is vehemently opposed to tax increases because U.S. businesses...