Paul Ryan

VP Debate Tees Up Closing Issues
DANVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Joe Biden and Paul Ryan teed up pointed arguments on the economy, social policy and America’s place in the world that President Barack Obama and GOP rival Mitt Romney now will drive forward into the campaign’s final stretch. With throngs of people already vo…
Republican Convention Gets Underway [OPINION,PHOTOS]
After delays caused by tropical storm Issac, the Republican National Convention got underway yesterday, August 28th, in Tampa. With a 2PM start and a projected 11PM finish the delegates knew that it would be a marathon session. The business of the day including adopting the platforms and resolutions…
Ryan Speaks Out Against Military Cuts
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Republican Paul Ryan says Mitt Romney will prevent planned cuts to the U.S. military if elected president. The GOP vice presidential hopeful spoke to supporters Thursday in Fayetteville, home to the Ft. Bragg Army base and a large number of military families. Ryan wa…
Ryan Proposes Bigger Changes To Medical Care
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressman Paul Ryan’s plan for Medicare gets all the attention, but the GOP vice presidential candidate has proposed even bigger changes to medical care for the poor and disabled. The Wisconsin congressman is calling for states to take over the Medicaid program. At …
GOP VP Pick’s Medicare Plan Back In Spotlight
WASHINGTON (AP) — Paul Ryan’s blueprint for Medicare could prove as polarizing in the campaign as President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul has been. Even Mitt Romney may not want to go there. Romney’s new running mate has proposed a plan to steer future retirees into…
Mitt Romney Picks Paul Ryan As Vice-Presidential Running Mate
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has selected Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan to be his running mate. The candidate made his announcement to supporters via a phone app, saying “Mitt’s Choice for VP is Paul Ryan.” Romney and Ryan are kicking off a four-day bus tour that wil…
Rep. Ryan Endorses Romney
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. Paul Ryan, the powerful chairman of the House Budget Committee, is endorsing Mitt Romney for the Republican presidential nomination. There had been speculation the Wisconsin Republican would fall into the Romney column, and Ryan did so Friday morning in an interview on …