03/21/2013 09:51 pm ET

Paul Ryan Declares War On The Poor

When it comes to the Republican Party’s budget proposal that passed the U.S. House this week, I agree with those who find it strange that anyone sees the initiative as a serious attempt to “grow the economy,” as Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) claims. I also agree that the now-standard barrage of reports that accompany such an initiative render most non-political junkies confused, bored or both.

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