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The Ryan Budget

Econ2 Wrote: Aug 18, 2012 12:43 PM
That's right. Listen to Politifact vs listen to the statement Obama actually made and judge for yourself. I did, and it's clear Obama is spewing the same nonsense as Elizabeth Warren. He meant exactly what he said. And please read the proposed rule change by HHS. It, in fact, DOES give state the ability to waive the work requirement. That is A FACT. READ IT AND DECIDE FOR YOURSELF.

The political left is doing the St. Vitus dance over Paul Ryan's budget. This is the proposal Ryan put forth as Chairman of the House Republican Budget Committee to deal with the nation's fiscal crisis. Democrats are labeling it as "radical," and "extremist," especially Ryan's plans to reform Medicare.

The president has called the Ryan budget "social Darwinism." Democratic National Committee Chairwoman, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, said it "would end Medicare as we know it." Not to be outdone, Republicans have launched some rhetorical hand grenades of their own. Mitt Romney told CBS News' Bob Schieffer that "there's only one president...