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Paul Ryan: 'Stop Measuring Compassion by How Much We Spend'

Ronald484 Wrote: May 08, 2012 6:09 PM
The only gibberish here is the poo spread by WinniePoo!! The only "fake" is Ron Paul, the Libertarian who runs as a conservative Republican because he cannot get elected as a Libertarian. He is nothing but a RINO and a hypocrite, and is 100% fake.

Ever since President George W. Bush used the phrase "compassionate conservatism" as a justification for his domestic policies that were heavier on spending, the political world has complacently allowed "compassion" to be conflated with "spending." Washington has injected trillions of dollars -- and a heck of a lot of good intent -- into programs designed to help the poor, the vulnerable, and the sick, while calls for an evaluation of how that money is spent are met with villification.

Just look at Rep. Paul Ryan. After he introduced a budget that would curb...