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Paul Ryan Budget

Michael McAuliff

Ryan Budget Again Targets Medicare, Medicaid

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 03.12.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) rolled out his latest budget proposal, offering an ambitious blueprint that promises ...

White House Slams Ryan Proposal

AP | Posted 03.12.2013 | Politics

BY JOSH LEDERMAN, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS The White House says the new House Republican budget outlines the wrong course for the nation. White Hous...

Dave Jamieson

Ryan Budget Misleads On Key Fact

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 03.13.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The GOP House budget proposal released by Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) Tuesday included a standard Republican talking point for long-term def...

LOOK: Paul Ryan Releases Third Budget

Posted 03.12.2013 | Politics

Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) released his budget Tuesday, the Path to Prosperity. The document is the third that the former vice-presidential candidate has...

GOP Budget Plan Calls For Repealing Obamacare Again

AP | Posted 03.12.2013 | Politics

By ANDREW TAYLOR, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — House Republicans unveiled their latest budget outline on Tuesday, sticking to their plans to...

Paul Ryan Proposes Balanced Budget In 10 Years

Reuters | Posted 05.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, March 11 (Reuters) - House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan said on Monday he can balance the federal budget in 10 years without rais...

Ryan's Regressiveness Redux

Robert Reich | Posted 05.11.2013 | Politics
Robert Reich

Austerity economics -- of which Paul Ryan's upcoming budget is the most extreme version -- is a cruel hoax. Cruel because it hurts most those who are already hurting; a hoax because it doesn't work.

Jennifer Bendery

Paul Ryan: 'I Never Really Had A Conversation' With Obama Until Last Week

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 03.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.) said Sunday that he's "never really had a conversation" with President Barack Obama until last week, when the p...

Paul Ryan: GOP Budget Assumes Obamacare Repeal

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 03.11.2013 | Politics

Paul Ryan on Sunday said that the GOP House budget was tailored to assume that the Affordable Care Act would be repealed. "Are you saying, as part ...

Paul Ryan: Balancing Budget Will Require 'Modest Changes'

Reuters | Posted 05.06.2013 | Politics

By David Lawder WASHINGTON, March 6 (Reuters) - House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan said on Wednesday he will unveil a "no surp...

Don't Forget Ryan's Budget of Last Year

Bob Greenstein | Posted 05.05.2013 | Politics
Bob Greenstein

In assessing the budget that Ryan will release this week, the issue is not whether it's harsher than last year's proposal but whether it continues to adhere to the same extreme approach that he has embraced in prior budgets.

Ryan Considers Major Shift Away From Campaign Pledge

Reuters | Posted 05.05.2013 | Politics

By David Lawder and Kim Dixon WASHINGTON, March 5 (Reuters) - U.S. House of Representatives Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan is flo...

Paul Ryan Floating Change To Medicare Age

www.politico.com | Posted 03.05.2013 | Politics

Paul Ryan’s budget will show how Republicans can balance a budget that’s trillions of dollars out of whack. But the most significant unresolved is...

Paul Ryan Drives the GOP's Clinton Love Bus

Robert J. Elisberg | Posted 03.31.2013 | Politics
Robert J. Elisberg

Sometimes I think the Republicans in Congress can't shock me by their utterly laughable, teeth-gnashing, shameless hypocrisy. But then they outdo themselves.

New GOP Goal Denounced As 'Ryan On Steroids'

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 01.24.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The nation's sharp disagreements over taxes and spending are on a re-routed collision course, as Senate Democrats launch a plan that inc...

Ryan Trying To Find 'Sweet Spot'

The New York Times | Posted 01.07.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — After Senator John McCain’s failed presidential bid in 2008, he repaired to the Senate to become a thorn in President Obama’s side....

About Paul Ryan's Illusions of Grandeur

William Laney | Posted 02.09.2013 | Politics
William Laney

There would seem to be no one in the upper echelon of Republican circles who is strong and influential enough to dissuade a flawed wannabe. It appears unlikely, then, that anyone will tell Paul Ryan to cancel his dreams.

LISTEN: Rand Paul Goes After GOP Leadership For 'Purging' Conservatives

The Huffington Post | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 12.07.2012 | Politics

Add Rand Paul to the list of conservatives currently furious at the House Republican leadership. Speaking on the Peter Schiff radio show on Thursda...

Paul Blumenthal

Dark Money Conservative Groups Oppose Boehner Fiscal Proposal

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 12.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Two of the most powerful and politically active conservative groups in Washington are not pleased with the fiscal cliff proposal put for...

Inside The Republican Apocalypse

www.tnr.com | Timothy Noah | Posted 12.06.2012 | Politics

Between an electoral defeat that was wholly unexpected (by them, anyway) and a “fiscal cliff” that will compel them to support a tax increase, Rep...

Amanda Terkel

John Boehner Faces Conservative Fury

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.04.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Conservative groups are furious with GOP leadership for stripping several lawmakers of spots on powerful committees after it was deemed ...

After Failed VP Bid, Ryan Returns To Comfortable Topic

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 02.03.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Paul Ryan is getting his groove back. A month after the GOP's presidential ticket lost an election, the party's vice presidential ...

Dilemma Threatens To Derail Ryan Ambitions

National Journal | Posted 11.25.2012 | Politics

Fresh from the campaign trail and mulling his options for the future, former vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan will play a pivotal role in negotia...

The Gift That Just Keeps On Giving

Mike Lux | Posted 01.15.2013 | Politics
Mike Lux

The American people in this election heard the generosity-breeds-dependency philosophy, and they heard Barack Obama and Elizabeth Warren and other Democrats say that we are all in this together, that we are our brothers' and sisters' keepers, that we need to lift each other up.

Do Republicans Love Me Just for My Money?

Eric Schoenberg | Posted 01.14.2013 | Business
Eric Schoenberg

Even if the entrepreneurs who proclaim "I built this business" are solely responsible for their own good fortune, their kids didn't build the business. If they really dislike dependency so much, why are Republicans so passionately opposed to estate taxes?