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Rep. Paul Ryan Angers Conservatives by Failing to Mention Obamacare in WSJ Op-Ed

Rep. Paul Ryan Angers Conservatives by Failing to Mention Obamacare in WSJ Op-Ed

Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), once the poster-child of the Republican Party during the 2012 presidential election, has been strangely quiet during the Tea Party-engineered government shutdown over defunding Obamacare. Well, Rep. Ryan wrote an op-ed in the Wall Street Journal detailing how to break the stalemate and the conservatives pounced. […]

by Janet Shan· · Government Shutdown, Politics
President Obama’s $3.8 Trillion 2014 Budget Takes Knife to Medicare & Social Security

President Obama’s $3.8 Trillion 2014 Budget Takes Knife to Medicare & Social Security

You know something stinks when both Democrats and Republicans are in agreement. That something is President Obama’s $3.8 trillion 2014 budget. Yeah, it’s a heckuva budget alright, with cuts galore for entitlement programs — Social Security benefits, etc. So, his debt reduction plan will be on the backs of the […]

by Janet Shan· · Barack Obama, Politics
Poll: Most Americans Side with President Obama on Sequester, GOP Losing Big

Poll: Most Americans Side with President Obama on Sequester, GOP Losing Big

Once again, the Republican Party shows just how little it can gauge public sentiment with a new Bloomberg National Poll that shows President Obama’s approval rating hitting a three-year high and public approval of the GOP sinking to a three-year low.  It should be noted that the same poll found that a plurality […]

by Janet Shan· · Politics, Polls