Paul Ryan

Paul Ryan blames Obama for Bush era closing

Paul Ryan is either completely incompetent or a shameless liar. Last week Congressman Ryan blamed President Obama for a GM plant closing in his home district that happened while George Bush was still president. He also lied when he claimed President Obama “promised” to keep the plant open. The facts are clear. …Obama made no … Continue Reading →

Paul Ryan caught lying

It’s been less than a week and already Paul Ryan was forced to admit he repeatedly lied about making multiple requests for stimulus money. Ryan had denied doing so as recently as Wednesday, when he spoke to ABC’s Cincinnati affiliate, WCPO, in Ohio. “I never asked for stimulus,” Mitt Romney’s new running mate said. “I … Continue Reading →

Ryan family fortune built on taxpayer money

The Romney campaign is pushing a carefully manufactured image of Paul Ryan as an alleged blue collar guy who sprang from humble beginnings and overcame great adversity to achieve great success. The true story of Paul Ryan’s life reads much differently. Paul Ryan’s father was a very successful lawyer. When his father died, yes, Paul … Continue Reading →

Romney VP refuses to release tax returns too

Mitt Romney required disclosure of “several years” of tax returns when he was interviewing his prospective number two men. This was confirmed by the Romney campaign itself. In a briefing with reporters in Virginia Saturday, senior adviser Beth Myers, who was charged with headed the vice president selection process, declined to specify exactly how many … Continue Reading →

C'mon America! Give reality and responsibility a chance!

It wasn’t the safest choice, or the most opportunistic choice.  But it certainly was a fighting choice.  Using the perfect metaphorical backdrop of the battleship USS Wisconsin, Mitt Romney threw a solid punch at Democrats by announcing Paul Ryan as his VP running mate. Mitt Romney’s choice of Paul Ryan is a stellar line in … Continue Reading →

Romney chooses Paul Ryan for VP

Mitt Romney rolled over for the far right extremists in the Republican party, bowing to their demands to choose Rep. Paul Ryan as his Vice President pick. You might recall Mr. Ryan was the proud author of what I like to call “The Roadmap to Middleclass Ruin,” a budget plan so extreme his own party … Continue Reading →