Posts Tagged ‘Paul Ryan’

Hillary’s secret weapon? GOP praise… + Waco, Thesis, Etc… (VIDEO)

May 27, 2014 3 comments

Hillary’s secret weapon? GOP praise (VIDEO)

The Hill ^ | 27 May 2014 | Bob Cusack

Posted on 5/27/2014, 1:23:13 PM by PoloSec

Republican praise of the Clinton era over the last several years could reverberate in the 2016 presidential race, giving the Democratic front-runner a core talking point.


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Brent Budowsky: Hillary Clinton can win 45 states

May 8, 2014 2 comments

Brent Budowsky: Hillary Clinton can win 45 states

The Hill ^ | 05/08/2014 | Brent Budowsky

Posted on Thursday, May 08, 2014 9:53:14 PM by SeekAndFind

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The GOP’s Benghazi disease has metastasized into yet another committee in the Republican House of Inquisitions, seeking to waste taxpayer money in yet another failed effort to exploit the death of Americans and prosecute yet another witch hunt against Hillary Clinton……..


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Wall Street Republicans’ dark secret: Hillary Clinton 2016

April 28, 2014 9 comments

Wall Street Republicans’ dark secret: Hillary Clinton 2016

Politico ^ | 4/28/14 | Bden White

Posted on Monday, April 28, 2014 2:40:32 PM by amnestynone


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The biggest parlor game on Wall Street and in corporate boardrooms these days is guessing whether former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush will run for president and save the GOP’s old establishment base from its rising populist wing.


The second most popular game is guessing what happens if Jeb says no.


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February 14, 2014 2 comments


Human Events ^ | February 14, 2013 | Patrick J. Buchanan

Posted on Friday, February 14, 2014 3:30:50 PM by neverdem

“There is no education in the second kick of a mule,” said Sen. Mitch McConnell of Kentucky.

With some such thought in mind, Speaker John Boehner strode to the floor of the House to offer a “clean” debt ceiling bill and relied on Nancy Pelosi’s Democrats to pass it. They did.

“Surrender” and “betrayal,” are among the epithets coming the Speaker’s way.

Yet Boehner was holding a losing hand. Had he added a GOP wish-list bill to the debt ceiling, Harry Reid’s Senate would have rejected it. President Obama would have denounced it as putting at risk the full faith and credit of the United States.

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Paul Ryan Is the Odds-On Favorite to Win the Republican Nomination in 2016

February 6, 2014 2 comments

Paul Ryan Is the Odds-On Favorite to Win the Republican Nomination in 2016

Mother Jones ^ | February 5, 2014 | Kevin Drum

Posted on Thursday, February 06, 2014 9:42:40 PM by 2ndDivisionVet

Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI)

Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)






There’s been a lot of blathering about who the front-runner for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination is, and so far I’ve resisted taking part. But I guess I’m kind of curious: Is there much of a case to be made for anyone other than Paul Ryan?


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Paul Ryan’s Super Clever Idea for Illegal Immigrants

January 30, 2014 1 comment

Paul Ryan’s Super Clever Idea for Illegal Immigrants ^ | 1/30/14 | Daniel Horowitz

Posted on Thursday, January 30, 2014 11:37:09 AM by cotton1706big

Now that House Republicans have passed a trillion dollar omnibus and trillion dollar farm bill, they are prepared to tackle the most pressing issue of our time – granting benefits to illegal immigrants.

The key to understanding the politics of illegal immigration is that this is not just about amnesty (legalization and/or citizenship). It’s not just that these people are calling for amnesty because of logistics, yet desire an end to illegal immigration in the future. If that were the case they would simply implement the enforcement measures that have been passed on numerous occasions (eight times, in the case of Visa exit-entry), and address those already here from a position of strength – knowing that this won’t happen again.

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Security Insiders: It’s Time to Reduce Military Health and Pension Benefits

January 3, 2014 6 comments

Security Insiders: It\’s Time to Reduce Military Health and Pension Benefits

National Journal ^ | January 2, 2014 | Sarah Sorcher

Posted on Friday, January 03, 2014 9:25:56 AM by Poundstone


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The time has come: Military health and pension benefits, which have more than doubled in the past decade, should be reduced as the defense budget comes down, said a whopping 90 percent majority of National Journal\’s National Security Insiders.


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