Tagged: paul ryan
In 1993, President Bill Clinton and a Democratic Congress raised taxes and lowered the deficit, at which point the economy took off and produced a budget surplus for the final four years of his presidency.
He has public opinion on his side.
From start to finish, this budget is a smoke screen obscuring a dangerous far-right agenda.
Can we really trust for-profit corporations to provide us cost effective health care for those who can't afford it?
After promising his budget proposal would stick closely to the bipartisan deficit reduction commission's recommendations, his actual blueprint looks like a work of ideological posture of his own creation.
Under the guise of debt reduction, the chairman of the House Budget Committee's budget proposal would take from the already poor, give to the already rich.