Gregory Goodman, producer of money-minting movies like “X-Men: First Class” (and exec producer on “8 Mile” and “Captain Phillips”) and his garden-designer husband, Paul Langh, quietly sold their sexy, low-slung home in Beverly Hills’ trendy and terrifically expensive Trousdale Estates ’hood last December for just under $7.5 million. Show More Summary
Paul Ryan's infamous Medicare privatization plan may never become reality -- but will still have dire consequences
WASHINGTON -- Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) said on Thursday that he is open to another bipartisan deal to alleviate sequestration before it returns in October. Ryan cautioned that his ability to bring along other House Republicans was more limited now that he no longer chairs the House Budget Committee. Show More Summary
Wednesday afternoon, the Paul Ryan–led House Ways and Means Committee plans to make a statement of solidarity with America's wealthy young socialites by voting on a bill to eliminate the estate tax. While mostly symbolic at this point,...Show More Summary
Ask Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan how he became a conservative and he’ll probably answer by citing a book. It might be Ayn Rand’s Atlas Shrugged. Or perhaps he’ll come up with Friedrich Hayek’s Road to Serfdom, or even Barry Goldwater’s Conscience of a Conservative. Show More Summary
Paul Ryan presses colleagues to vote for bipartisan Medicare fix: http://t.co/hZORoLXToB pic.twitter.com/25uVZVHXZ4 — The Hill (@thehill) March 25, 2015 House Speaker John Boehner has been quietly pushing a bill to change the formula used to pay physicians under Medicare. The bill ends the sustainable growth rate (SGR) formula which has forced Congress to pass ad [...]
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With Sen. Ted Cruz's announcement on Monday that he'll run for president, the first major Republican candidate is officially in the race. Over at Politico, the Campaign Legal Center's Paul S. Ryan has a theory for why it's taking so long: Why do Bush, Clinton and nearly every other prospective 2016 candidate refuse to acknowledge […]
Monday, March 23, isn't just the fifth anniversary of the signing of the Affordable Care Act. The day also marks five years since then Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) promised the GOP response would "'repeal and replace,' 'repeal and replace.'" But with the possibility that a Supreme Court ruling in the King v. Show More Summary
To derail the status quo on American health care, Paul Ryan doesn't have an alternative to the ACA. He does, however, have a sabotage plan.
When I think of Paul Ryan, I think of this. Freedom to become a pauper, freedom to hurry up and die! Digby says: So Paul Ryan is out there instructing states not to set up state exchanges if the Supremes knock down the federal exchange subsidies. Show More Summary
Paul Ryan, the man who keeps tossing bull into the ring by saying Republicans will offer an alternative to the ACA if the Supreme Court kills subsidies in states using Healthcare.gov, is now ordering Republican governors in those states...Show More Summary
Paul Ryan urges Republican statehouses to do what they would do anyway: If the Supreme Court strikes down subsidies to states using the federal health insurance exchanges, Rep. Paul Ryan was asked, should they set up their own exchanges to prevent people from losing their insurance? “Oh God, no…The last thing anybody in my opinion […]
Sociopath. If the Supreme Court strikes down subsidies to states using the federal health insurance exchanges, Rep. Paul Ryan was asked, should they set up their own exchanges to prevent people from losing their insurance? "Oh God, no…The...Show More Summary
Paul Ryan & co. repeatedly unveil plans from the far right fringe -- and get taken seriously each time. Here's why
Following up on my previous post, President Obama Is 'Very Interested' in Raising Taxes Through 'Executive Action': House Ways & Means Committee Chair Paul Ryan and Senate Finance Committee Chair Orrin Hatch yesterday sent this joint letter to Treasury Secretary Jack Lew "urging the Administration to tackle unfavorable provisions in...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu may owe his election victory in part to President Barack Obama, according to Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.). In an interview with Fox News on Wednesday, Ryan said that the Obama administration’s opposition to Netanyahu’s address to the U.S. Show More Summary
Paul Ryan Speaks Truth to Power– Rep. Paul Ryan told FOX and Friends this morning that Barack Obama helped Netanyahu win Tuesday’s national elections. The Obama Administration spent 350,00 in taxpayer dollars to help defeat the Israeli leader. “I think … Continue reading ?
On Tuesday, Rep. Paul Ryan released the miniseries Comeback, a seven-part documentary about stories of redemption, spurred by his travels across the country since the 2012 campaign. When he was running as Mitt Romney’s second, Ryan realized that he didn’t know enough about what was causing poverty and what could be done to help. Show More Summary
Rep. Tom Price's first budget resolution looks a lot like Paul Ryan's infamous ones -- with all the usual gimmicks