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Paul Ryan Lies

It Looked Like Biden Blew Ryan Away, So Why Did the Media Let Ryan's Misstatements Slide?

Michael Russnow | Posted 12.12.2012 | Media
Michael Russnow

Is it just that the media is so bent on keeping this election a horse race to induce interest and thus increase their ratings that they will say anything to keep one side from getting too far ahead?

Lies, Damned Lies, Statistics and Paul Ryan

Adam Levin | Posted 12.10.2012 | Politics
Adam Levin

Paul Ryan has remained consistent. His statements are often lies, and when his talk turns to statistics and numbers and the financial facts faced by everyday Americans, his lies expand past the realm of "damned lies" into Mark Twain's third category of exotic deception.

George Will Says the Republicans Should Be Winning, But Here Is Why They Are Not

Mitchell Bard | Posted 11.10.2012 | Politics
Mitchell Bard

One of the most lauded speeches at the Democratic convention was given by Bill Clinton, and the bulk of it found the former president debunking the assertions made by Mitt Romney, Paul Ryan and others at the Republican convention. It's no wonder then that the undecided voters in key swing states who will determine the winner in November are not ready to trust Romney and Ryan enough to buy into a policy that doesn't help them initially, but only will based on the promises of those who would benefit immediately. They don't trust Romney and Ryan to deliver. Throw in the GOP's shift to the extreme right on social issues, which is scaring away some women voters, and the president's ability to hold a lead in the polls despite the economic conditions starts to make clear sense.

The FactCheck Election

Dave Helfert | Posted 11.04.2012 | Media
Dave Helfert

How did politicians completely lose their fear of getting caught? When did they lose their shame? When did it become acceptable political behavior to twist reality or just make things up?

Inside the Minds of GOP Strategists (VIDEO)

Katie Halper | Posted 11.04.2012 | Comedy
Katie Halper

Here's a sneak peak at what we can only imagine goes on behind the closed doors of Republican spin doctors. It turns out, they knew about Clint Eastwood and the empty chair!

Best Democratic Party Convention Ever!

Steven Conn | Posted 10.31.2012 | Politics
Steven Conn

The Republicans have raised the bar very high for the Democrats when they meet in Charlotte. It will be difficult for Democrats to supply a more rousing defense of their own party's programs than the one Republicans just gave them in Tampa.

Magazine Mogul Gushes Over Paul Ryan

the gavin show | Posted 08.30.2012 | San Francisco

Viewers around the country had two very distinct reactions to Congressman Paul Ryan's speech this week at the Republican National Convention. On on...

Following Paul Ryan's Money

Jason Stanford | Posted 10.21.2012 | Politics
Jason Stanford

When it comes to politics, DC reporters are much more likely to write about what someone said about what is happening than what is actually happening.