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Ryan Budget Plan

Sabrina Siddiqui

It's Official: The Ryan Budget Is Back | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 03.21.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans will consider a revised budget resolution this year by Budget Committee Chair Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), according to a memo ...

Will the Real Mitt Romney Please Stand Up

Etan Thomas | Posted 10.19.2012 | Politics
Etan Thomas

This flip-flopping should give pause to both Democrats and Republicans who are attempting to sift through the political games and decipher what Romney's real positions are, since they seem to be ever evolving and ever changing.

Pro-Obama Super PAC: Romney Would Pay Tax Rate Of 1% Under Paul Ryan's Budget Plan

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 08.17.2012 | Politics

Priorities USA Action, the super PAC supporting President Barack Obama, released a new ad Friday that keeps Mitt Romney's tax returns in the spotlight...

Wisconsin Refuses Ad Showing Paul Ryan Throwing 'Granny' Off Cliff

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 08.16.2012 | Politics

A local TV station in Paul Ryan's home state of Wisconsin is refusing to air an ad that features an elderly woman being thrown from a cliff, an attack...

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...

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...

Team Obama Takes Ryan To Task On Signature Plan

AP | STEVE PEOPLES | Posted 10.13.2012 | Politics

DES MOINES, Iowa -- President Barack Obama's campaign is targeting Paul Ryan in a new online video, two days after the Wisconsin congressman became Mi...

Paul Ryan Brings Long Record To Dissect

AP | BRIAN BAKST and SCOTT BAUER | Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Rep. Paul Ryan's record runs deeper than his signature budget and Medicare ideas. Mitt Romney's running mate is against abortio...

Amanda Terkel

Reince Priebus: Obama Has 'Blood' On His Hands | Amanda Terkel | Posted 08.12.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican National Committee Chair Reince Priebus defended newly minted Republican vice presidential nominee Rep. Paul Ryan's budget pl...

Sam Stein

DCCC Chair: Romney Just Gave Us Our 'Majority Maker' | Sam Stein | Posted 08.11.2012 | Politics

The man charged with electing Democrats to the House of Representatives boasted on Saturday that the party had higher hopes for taking back the majori...

Sam Stein

Romney Seeks Distance From Paul Ryan's Budget | Sam Stein | Posted 08.11.2012 | Politics

Within minutes of tapping Paul Ryan as his vice presidential nominee, presumptive Republican nominee Mitt Romney was distancing himself from the congr...

Team Obama Strikes At Ryan

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 08.11.2012 | Politics

That was quick. Following Mitt Romney's Saturday announcement that Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) is his vice presidential pick, the Obama campaign released ...

Paul Ryan's Plan Could Prove Problematic For Romney

Reuters | Posted 10.11.2012 | Politics

Aug 11 (Reuters) - U.S. Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney said on Saturday that he has selected Congressman Paul Ryan as his vice presid...

On Mother's Day, Let's Honor the Mothers in Our Families

Rep. Joe Baca | Posted 07.11.2012 | Politics
Rep. Joe Baca

This Mother's Day finds Medicare, a program that is vital to the health and well-being of mothers and grandmothers everywhere, under attack.

How Long Can Republicans Keep Up Mythical Economics?

Ben Cohen | Posted 06.05.2012 | Politics
Ben Cohen

For 30 years, Republicans have espoused an economic theory that has wreaked havoc on America's poor, funneled wealth upwards at an unprecedented rate and brought the economy to the brink of destruction.

Sam Stein

Paul Ryan Budget Includes $49 Billion More In 2012 Revenue Than Barack Obama's | Sam Stein | Posted 03.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The budget outline introduced by House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) on Tuesday would witness a massive reduction in tax ...

Paul Ryan's Budget Plan: Trillions for the Rich, Pain for Everyone Else

Algernon Austin | Posted 06.15.2011 | Politics
Algernon Austin

Ryan's budget plan proposes $4.3 trillion in cuts to programs for the needy with one hand and then gives $4.2 trillion in tax cuts to the wealthy with the other.

Elise Foley

Cantor: GOP Will Use Debt Ceiling Vote As ˜'Leverage Moment' To Demand Spending Cuts | Elise Foley | Posted 06.10.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Republicans will demand major concessions before agreeing to raise the nation's debt ceiling, Majority Leader Eric Cantor (Va.) sa...

Jason Linkins

Potential 2012 GOP Presidential Candidates Embrace Ryan Budget Plan | Jason Linkins | Posted 06.05.2011 | Politics

David Brooks, naturally, is a big fan of Rep. Paul Ryan's budget. He is thundering from his New York Times column that Ryan's "proposal will set the standard of seriousness for anybody who wants to play in this discussion." I'd say that he'd like my "0.8 percent unemployment plus everyone in the top one percent of income earners gets a free Pegasus" plan even more, but the Congressional Budget Office has refused to score it, saying, "Who the hell are you and how did you get in the building?"