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Paul Ryan Taxes

Paul Ryan's Newest Gig Could Set Him Up Well For A Presidential Run In 2016

AP | STEPHEN OHLEMACHER | Posted 11.18.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republican leaders chose Paul Ryan on Tuesday to head the powerful House Ways and Means Committee for the next two years, gi...

Michael McAuliff

Here's A Bipartisan Duo Liberals Fear: Ron Wyden And Paul Ryan

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and soon-to-be Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) have worked toget...

Chief GOP Budget Negotiator Backs Raising Revenue

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.25.2013 | Politics

Oklahoma Rep. Tom Cole, one of the key Republican negotiators on a possible budget deal, said Friday that he would support raising revenue and more of...

WATCH: Cooper Rips Romney's Tax Plan

Posted 10.16.2012 | Media

During his signature "Keeping Them Honest" segment, CNN host Anderson Cooper questioned Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's tax plan. C...

Arthur Delaney

Paul Ryan Pressed For Details On Tax Plan During Debate

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics

During Thursday evening's debate, vice presidential candidate Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) did not offer new details on the Romney campaign's promise to sl...

Jason Cherkis

Plugged In: Paul Ryan Sought Tax Breaks For Air Freshener Firm

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Cherkis | Posted 10.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Before he became known for his devotion to Ayn Rand novels and his expertise on the ballooning U.S. deficit, Rep. Paul Ryan concerned hi...

WATCH: Paul Ryan Argues For Making America 'A Tax Shelter'

Posted 10.05.2012 | Politics

In an interview with American Business Magazine last year, Paul Ryan makes an argument for making America "a tax shelter, instead of other countries."...

Paul Ryan: 'Let's Make This Country A Tax Shelter'

Mother Jones | Nick Baumann and Brett Brownell | Posted 10.05.2012 | Politics

In 2010, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), now Mitt Romney's running mate, called the Cayman Islands "the place you hide your money," arguing that the United S...

Matt Sledge

Paul Ryan's 2010 Plan Would Tax Bus Driver More Than Mitt Romney

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 10.03.2012 | Politics

NEW YORK -- It was Oct. 26, 2011, eons ago in political time. Newt Gingrich was beginning his climb in the polls. With Republicans divided, nobody was...

Dave Jamieson

Paul Ryan: 'It Would Take Me Too Long' To Explain Mitt Romney's Tax Plan

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 10.01.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan promised again on Sunday that Mitt Romney’s tax plan would bring lower tax rates for al...

Romey's Hypocritical Request

The Daily Beast | Posted 11.13.2012 | Politics

As part of its vetting, the Romney campaign required at least some of the candidates on the short list--including the eventual winner of the GOP veeps...

Ryan's Budget Would Lower Taxes For Wealthy, Raise Them On Everyone Else

Posted 08.23.2012 | Business

If the budget Rep. Paul Ryan put forward as the ranking Republican on the House Budget Committee had been enacted last year, most Americans would be p...

Paul Ryan, We Don't Need Another Weinergate (VIDEO)

Robin Gelfenbien | Posted 10.22.2012 | Comedy
Robin Gelfenbien

American people are still under the impression that you landed one of the coveted jobs of Hotdogger, and as a former Hotdogger, I'm a little bit insulted. I had a 1 percent chance of getting that job. 1 percent. You know, like what Mitt would have paid in taxes under your plan.

Ben Hallman

Paul Ryan Would Likely See Healthy Tax Cut Under His Tax Plan

HuffingtonPost.com | Ben Hallman | Posted 08.19.2012 | Business

Paul Ryan's tax plan would have saved the presumptive Republican vice presidential candidate and his wife Janna about $22,000 in 2011, a calculation b...

Ryan Tax Returns Reveal Eyebrow-Raising News

AP | STEPHEN OHLEMACHER | Posted 08.18.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When it comes to their federal taxes in the last two years, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has paid a lower federal tax r...

Paul Ryan Releases 2010 & 2011 Tax Returns

Posted 08.17.2012 | Politics

On Friday afternoon, Paul Ryan released his tax returns for 2010 and 2011. The documents revealed that the Republican vice presidential contender a...

Paul Ryan Releases Tax Returns

Posted 08.17.2012 | Politics

Paul Ryan released his tax returns for 2010 and 2011 on Friday afternoon. The returns look much different than Mitt Romney's, which run longer tha...

Romney Adviser: This Campaign Won't Talk Specifics

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 08.17.2012 | Politics

So far, putting Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) on presumptive GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney's ticket hasn't led to any detailed plans for his top issu...

WATCH: Paul Ryan MUST Reveal the Goods

The Huffington Post | Mike Barry | Posted 08.14.2012 | Comedy

Just how sexy is GOP VP pick Paul Ryan? Too sexy to disclose to the public, apparently. With calls for greater government transparency growing lou...

Romney Would Have Paid Nothing In Taxes Under Old Ryan Plan

The Huffington Post | James Sunshine | Posted 08.13.2012 | Business

Vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan's assertion that programs like Medicare and Social Security are staring at bankruptcy did not stop the Wisconsin...

If There's One Thing Paul Ryan Hates, It's Wealthy Tax Cheats

Chris Kelly | Posted 10.11.2012 | Politics
Chris Kelly

If there's one thing Paul Ryan likes, as laid out in his famous "Path to Prosperity" budget, it's weapons spending -- and the budget spells out exactly where he's going to find the money to buy more guns every year forever: He's going to crack down hard on rich tax cheats who game the system.

Ryan Roadmap STILL a Roadmap to Ruin for Social Security

Christine Pelosi | Posted 10.10.2012 | Politics
Christine Pelosi

Embracing Paul Ryan's vision now is not only a gamble for Mitt Romney, whose flip-flop from Massachusetts moderate to severe conservative would give our Olympic gymnasts a run for their gold medals, but an unacceptable risk for millions of American families who need the benefits they've earned. 

A Tale of Two Loopholes: The President's Taxes and Mine

Eric Schoenberg | Posted 07.15.2012 | Business
Eric Schoenberg

A comparison of the president's tax return with my own shows that growing wealth gaps are also occurring within the top 1 percent, and that our supposedly progressive tax system is making the problem worse.

'Holidays Come, Holidays Go'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.08.2011 | Politics

Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) said the one-year payroll tax cut "was never intended to be permanent" at a press conference Wednesday on budget reform. "I...

Rep. Ryan and the Myth of "Class Warfare"

Richard Brodsky | Posted 01.29.2012 | Politics
Richard Brodsky

Republicans speak not about class conflict, but evoke the images of peasants seeking the demise of the rich. And all as a result of proposals that return us to the tax rates of Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush.