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Democrats prepare to hammer Paul Ryan’s ‘Dracula in sheep’s clothing’ budget plan

By David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democrats in the U.S. Congress can hardly contain their glee over the latest Republican budget plan, even though they loathe the details of the blueprint that would cut programs for the poor and funding of medical research. Democrats view the document as a potent…

House GOP passes Paul Ryan’s budget that would gut domestic programs, increase military spending

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. House Republicans narrowly passed a new balanced budget plan from Representative Paul Ryan on Thursday in a vote that will help shape the debate ahead of November’s congressional elections. The plan authored by Ryan, the influential House Budget Committee chairman, would eliminate deficits within 10 years,…

Paul Ryan will release new budget plan on Tuesday

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Representative Paul Ryan on Tuesday plans to unveil a 10-year balanced budget plan that seeks to bolster Republicans’ campaign credentials as the party of fiscal prudence but also leaves them open to fresh attacks over deep cuts to social programs. The House Budget Committee, which Ryan…

We’re thankful this holiday season that John Boehner finally admitted the tea party is insane

As you may have heard, Time magazine just plastered the pontiff on its cover as person of the year. Some of us in the US take that to mean that, indeed, the meaning of life is not about how many securitized derivative products you can create that will cause the…

House passes GOP budget proposal that slashes taxes for the rich

The US House of Representatives approved on Thursday a contentious Republican budget proposal for fiscal year 2013 that would slash trillions in federal spending, revamp Medicare and reduce taxes for wealthy Americans. The spending plan, unveiled last week by Representative Paul Ryan, is unlikely to become policy, but it frames…

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