Susan Davis looks at the possible career turning point this budget deal is for Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI). Beth Reinhard looks at the potential 2016 problems Ryan could have now if he runs, including the fact that not only conservative groups, but potential 2016 rivals universally pan …
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"People are going to do what they need to do," Ryan said, "in the minority you don't have the burden of governing, of getting things done." The post Paul Ryan Blasts Rubio For Opposing Budget Agreement: ‘Read The Deal And Get Back To Me’ appeared first on ThinkProgress.
The problem with Republicans like Paul Ryan and John Boehner is that they talk a great game and they even vote the right way when it doesn’t matter, but when it’s time to actually take action, they always work with Democrats to undermine conservatives. Show More Summary
(Washington Post): "House Republicans appear to be rallying behind $85 billion budget deal"(The Daily Caller): "Source: McConnell will vote against budget deal brokered by Paul Ryan" (CNN Politics): "Senate set to pull all-nighter, approves...Show More Summary
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.) may have prevented another government shutdown by brokering a small budget deal. In doing so, though, he may have also prevented himself from winning the GOP presidential nomination come 2016. The budget agreement...Show More Summary
Paul Ryan and Patty Murray's budget plan could lead to increased funding for national parks, clean water, and clean air.
WASHINGTON — It’s a sign of how far to the right House Republicans have dragged governance in our country that the very conservative budget deal reached by Rep. Paul Ryan and Sen. Patty Murray will need many liberal and Democratic votes to pass. The agreement leaves the jobless out in the cold, because it doesn’t [...]
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) reportedly finds the budget deal announced by Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA) and Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) "deeply concerning." Though Cruz has not been able to fully review the deal that increases spending beyond the sequester...Show More Summary
On Wednesday, Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL), the ranking member of the Senate Budget Committee, said he is "unable to support" the budget deal announced by Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA) and Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) because it is not a formal budget agreed upon by House and Senate conferees. Show More Summary
(Paul Mirengoff) Did Paul Ryan sell out conservatives by agreeing to a compromise budget deal with ultra-liberal Patty Murray? I wouldn’t go that far. In my view, reasonable conservatives can disagree on the overall merit of the deal. I tend to agree with
Nancy Cordes heralded the proposed budget deal from Rep. Paul Ryan and Senator Patty Murray as a "true compromise" on Wednesday's CBS This Morning, and asserted that "the reason it's so important is that it could bring an end to this...Show More Summary
What the hell, Paul Ryan. What the hell. Senate Republicans scrubbing the Ryan-Murray budget deal have come across a little-noticed provision that will limit the GOP?s ability to block tax increases in future years. The bill includes language from the...
(John Hinderaker) I will be on Bill Bennett’s radio show tomorrow morning at 7:05 Eastern, 6:05 Central, impossibly early anywhere else, talking about the Ryan-Murray budget deal. Paul Ryan will be on to explain and promote the deal–a little later in the show, I think–and I will take a more critical view. Show More Summary
The big political news of the day is that Republican Representative Paul Ryan and Democratic Senator Patty Murray have hammered out a new budget deal. Mostly, this news focuses on the details of the agreement, or the sheer jaw-dropping astonishment that a deal was reached before the next artificial deadline was hit. Show More Summary
About the only good thing that can be said about the budget deal just patched together by House Republican budget chair Paul Ryan and Senate Democratic budget chair Patty Murray is that the right-wing Heritage Foundation and the Koch brothers’ Americans for Prosperity oppose it.
(CNN) - Congressional negotiators reached a bipartisan budget compromise on Tuesday that would prevent another government shutdown, if approved by the House and Senate. House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan forged the deal with his Senate counterpart, Patty Murray.
For those who want to learn how to troll the Internet, take a lesson this week from Slate's Matt Yglesias. While suggesting the Republicans have lost "purity" on tax cuts, the writer compared GOP budget leader Paul Ryan (R-WI) to virginal...Show More Summary
Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) and Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) delivered an early Christmas present to the U.S. business community Tuesday night: an $85 billion budget deal that keeps the specter of a government shutdown away until at least October 2015....
Several House conservative members have come out in opposition to the budget deal crafted by Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA). At a press conference Wednesday hosted by the Heritage Foundation’s Rob Bluey, Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) came out in public opposition to Ryan’s deal. Show More Summary