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FLASHBACK: Paul Ryan Responds to Catholic Budget Controversy in Townhall Magazine

TaxFree1031 Wrote: May 31, 2012 11:34 AM
Our government will always have a safety net for the truly needy. What has happened over the past 40 years is that government largess has creeped into the lives of the midde class, something that was never intended to happen originally. However, too many of today's politicians use that stick of government largess as a means of holding onto power.
Prof Shadow Wrote: Jun 02, 2012 5:45 PM
What we have now is no longer a safety net, but a snare that entraps people into dependence on the largess of government.

It becomes a lifestyle instead of a hardship.

When America's "poor" generally live better than the middle class of Europe, you have to go "hmmmmm."

Editor's note: In light of Rep. Paul Ryan's new role on the GOP White House ticket, we wanted to re-run an exclusive interview with Paul Ryan that appeared in the June installment of Townhall Magazine on what's become a hot topic in this race: his budget.

Rep. Paul Ryan, a Catholic, has taken heat from various members of the Catholic Church on his proposed budget. He answers those critics here in an exclusive interview with S.E. Cupp
for the June issue of...