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Surprised? Snake oil salesman is still selling snake oil. Wisconsin ...
by Puddytat
Comment Count 27 comments on Thu Jun 05, 2014 at 01:38 PM PDT with 66 Recommends
On Wednesday, wdrath wrote a diary wondering if it might be worthwhile for Dems to run an ad pointing out how even Donald Trump thinks the new and unimproved Ryan budget is a loser for Republicans. ...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 19 comments on Fri Apr 18, 2014 at 03:36 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
Stung by the blowback from his denunciation of the "tailspin of culture in our inner cities" bred by "generations of men not even thinking about working," Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI)
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 58 comments on Sun Apr 06, 2014 at 11:16 AM PDT with 73 Recommends
And now a few words of advice to Paul Ryan : for your own sake if not ours, stop unveiling your House Republican budget proposals on April Fool's Day. It only draws attention to the fact that from ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Apr 01, 2014 at 11:49 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
The Affordable Care Act, Republicans and ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 32 comments on Fri Oct 25, 2013 at 12:30 PM PDT with 48 Recommends
Last week, Rep. Paul Ryan revealed his loss in the Presidential election left him unchastened. He remains intent on telling “The Help” what to do. The princeling of the royal Republican Romney-...
by Leo W Gerard
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Mar 20, 2013 at 06:45 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
Back in the 1990s, the CEO of my former company had a simple way of questioning the wisdom of some of our more dubious business strategies. "Are we," he would ask, "smoking the drapes?" By that ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 87 comments on Sun Mar 17, 2013 at 06:00 PM PDT with 71 Recommends
When Congressman Paul Ryan first rolled out his plan three years ago to replace Medicare with a voucher system , he acknowledged the inescapable conclusion that ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Mar 12, 2013 at 10:53 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 88 comments on Wed Sep 19, 2012 at 11:22 AM PDT with 51 Recommends
In all the analyses of Mr. Ryan's Medicare plan, rarely is mentioned its most cynical, dehumanizing aspect: the marketing hook. "Don't worry," seniors are told. "We won't change a thing about your ...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 47 comments on Fri Sep 21, 2012 at 10:30 AM PDT with 77 Recommends
I heard of Hail Mary passes, but one would have thought that after that desperate pick in 2008, that the Republicans would have learned better. I guess stupid is, stupid does, and stupid does again.
by connecticutpolitics
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Aug 12, 2012 at 11:02 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
I kind of breathed a bit of a sigh of relief at hearing that Paul Ryan was the likely choice for Veep thinking he'd be off the ballot in November for his Wi-01 Congressional seat. There's already ...
by Puddytat
Comment Count 41 comments on Sat Aug 11, 2012 at 08:38 AM PDT with 47 Recommends
"To envisage what Republicans would do if they win in November, the person to understand is not necessarily Romney, who has been a policy cipher all his public life. The person to understand is Paul ...
by Magnifico
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Aug 02, 2012 at 03:53 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
Wisconsin Representative Paul Ryan has become the perfect Republican Easter story. Each spring, Ryan reemerges with a new version of his draconian " Roadmap for America's Future ." Despite being ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 5 comments on Sun Apr 08, 2012 at 01:29 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Obama: Paul Ryan Budget is “Thinly Veiled Social Darwinism” by: Jeff Wartman http://jeffwartman.com/obama-paul-ryan-budget-is-thinly-veiled-social-darwinism/ The Republican golden child of ...
by wartman
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Apr 04, 2012 at 09:04 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Rep. Paul Ryan has a jobs creation plan: Wheelbarrow drivers to carry the extra cash his budget proposal would give to the already wealthy. While House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan's ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 78 comments on Thu Mar 22, 2012 at 08:07 AM PDT with 71 Recommends
In yet another misguided handout to Wall Street at the expense of Main Street, Congressman Paul Ryan today introduced his latest budget plan, designed to place the blame for his 14 years of poor ...
by RobZerban
Comment Count 27 comments on Tue Mar 20, 2012 at 09:28 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
Republicans claim to have come into Congress on a wave of populist support. Grassroots support, support that they say is proven in that Americans want their agenda put through. Republicans, do you ...
by TomorrowsProgressives
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Jun 01, 2011 at 07:19 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
The Good Old Days (Photo: U.S. National Archive)
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 142 comments on Wed Apr 20, 2011 at 07:25 AM PDT with 68 Recommends
In a telling moment during the run-up to the midterm elections last fall, Congressman ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Apr 16, 2011 at 10:16 AM PDT with 16 Recommends