Greta Van Susteren claims not to like ObamaCare. Last night alone, she talked about how ObamaCare was destroying the insurance industry, destroying medical practice, compromising your privacy, and insuring that (unlike the “1%”) you would not have access to the top doctors treating your serious medical condition (and would be forced to die). Show More Summary
(John Hinderaker) The current continuing resolution on federal spending expires in January, and Paul Ryan (on behalf of the Republican House) has been negotiating with Patty Murray (on behalf of the Democratic Senate) for an agreement to set spending levels for the remainder of FY 2014. Show More Summary
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) announced a budget agreement at a joint press conference Tuesday evening. The deal will avoid a shutdown – and keep the focus on Obama’s failed healthcare plan. Talking Points Memo reported: … Continue reading ?
Early Tuesday evening, Senate Budget committee chairman Patty Murray (D-WA) and House Budget Committee chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) announced a...
I just watched the press statements from Paul Ryan and Patty Murray. The details are being described all around as “modest” and a time out. The key is that nothing much was accomplished as to the overall budget trajectory. There
"Compromise." They're announcing it now, live, on FoxNews (and I imagine a lot of other stations). National Journal laid out the basics: Budget negotiators were tantalizingly close Tuesday afternoon to reaching a two-year deal that would set annual spending levels...
The joint House–Senate budget conference has reached a deal to fund government after January 15, when the current spending bill expires. House Budget Committe chairman Paul Ryan and his Senate counterpart, Democrat Patty Murray, were...Show More Summary
Paul Ryan may have a Mitch McConnell problem. In past weeks, the Kentucky Republican has been pleading the case, including in a rare appearance at the House GOP conference meeting, for preserving the sequester cuts at all costs. At times...Show More Summary
Republicans Should Reject Paul Ryan's Budget-Busting Abomination How The ATF Manufactures Crime US Sells Of Last Of GM Stock For 10.5 Billion Dollar Loss Steve Stockman Will Challenge John Cornyn For Texas's Other Senate Seat Alan Grayson Lost 18...
If Paul Ryan were a Peanuts character, he’d be the guy who pulls the football out of the way just as he himself is about to kick it. Over the past number of years, Congressman Ryan has come up with a few reform proposals. From his roadmap to this, he has made as his starting point for negotiations that which should be his ending point. | Read More »
Here we go.
Surely you're not surprised that the GOP really isn't committed to cutting spending are your? If so, I've got a bridge to sell you so leave your email address in the comments. With lawmakers due back in town Tuesday, aides...
As details begin to leak about a small budget deal struck by Representative Paul Ryan and Senator Patty Murray, House conservatives are anxiously awaiting to hear what cuts will be included in the package.A number of reports have said...Show More Summary
Some reporting seems to indicate as much. Politico yesterday reported that House budget chairman Paul Ryan and Senate budget chairman Patty Murray are closing in on a bipartisan budget proposal in conference committee, as they were tasked with doing by December 13 by the October deal that raised the debt ceiling and re-opened the federal government. Show More Summary
Driving the right-wing crazy. “[New Jersey Gov.] Christie extended his lead among other GOP contenders with Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul trailing Christie at 13 percent, followed by Rep. Paul Ryan at 11 percent, and Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas at 10 percent the only other Republican White House hopefuls to get double-digit support, CNN reports.” […]
"A new national poll indicates, that for the first time, there may be an early frontrunner in the race for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination."Christie gets 24%, polling against Rand Paul, Paul Ryan, Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, Rick Perry, Jeb Bush, and Rick Santorum.What about Scott Walker?
On Tuesday's PoliticsNation, MSNBC.com Executive Editor Richard Wolffe described Wisconsin Republican Rep. Paul Ryan as having put together a budget that was "harsh" and "showing absolutely no compassion" as he appeared as a guest on the MSNBC show. Wolffe: read more
Katie walked you through this morning's CBS News poll showing Barack Obama's approval rating bleeding to a new low of (37/57), with...
(Paul Mirengoff) The Washington Post reports that Paul Ryan, in many ways the most appealing and credible GOP presidential contender/pretender, has turned his focus to fighting poverty. Following in the footsteps of his mentor Jack Kemp,...Show More Summary
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) spoke at birthday party fundraiser for Gov. Terry Brandstad (R-IA) on Saturday. The former Vice Presidential candidate told the Des Moines register that it was “crucial” for Republicans to deliver on immigration reform. The Des Moines … Continue reading ?