The Ryan budget would undermine economic growth and job creation for years and exacerbate ever-widening income inequality. Instead of these reckless cuts, job creation and strengthening the economic recovery must be our priority.
Investment in education is the best way to achieve faster economic growth, more jobs, greater productivity, and more widely shared prosperity. Yet many of our children are still getting a substandard education.
Republicans are obfuscating about the real reason for their opposition to extending unemployment benefits, the way Enron CEO Ken Lay concealed the truth about billions in losses his corporation racked up.