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News Paul Ryan gets a $500,000 thank you from the Koch brothers shortly after passing tax bill (Details)

Paul Ryan gets a $500,000 thank you from the Koch brothers shortly after passing tax bill (Details)

January 21, 2018 Elizabeth Hines US Politics Just 13 days after the House passed the massive tax reform law, House Speaker Paul Ryan received almost $500,000 in campaign contribution from billionaire Charles Koch and his wife, Elizabeth. This was revealed in a recent campaign finance report that was filed on Thursday. It showed that Koch …

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News “You own this.” Dem challenger slams Paul Ryan for enabling Trump nuke threat

“You own this.” Dem challenger slams Paul Ryan for enabling Trump nuke threat

By Matthew Chapman   | January 3, 2018 Randy Bryce wants to remind everyone that if it were not for Paul Ryan, Trump’s war powers might not be so broad. The political world scrambled in the wake of Donald Trump’s new nuclear threat against North Korea on Twitter, boasting that he has a “bigger & more powerful” nuclear …

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Video NBC Host Slams Sinister Paul Ryan Over Tax Scam (Video)

NBC Host Slams Sinister Paul Ryan Over Tax Scam (Video)

NBC News Host SLAMS Paul Ryan Over Tax Scam LIES BOOM! NBC's Savannah Guthrie just hit Paul Ryan HARD over his insidious lies in the Tax Scam they officially passed this morning…Shared by Occupy Democrats; like our page for more! Posted by Occupy Democrats on Wednesday, December 20, 2017

News Paul Ryan Admits That He’s Launching A War On The Poor In 2018

Paul Ryan Admits That He’s Launching A War On The Poor In 2018

By Farron Cousins – December 7, 2017 Republican House Speaker made it clear this week that he and his republican colleagues will be going after programs like Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid in 2018 to make up for the massive deficit they’ll be creating with their tax cuts for the rich. This is class warfare …

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News The GOP’s tax cut bonanza is a major attack on Medicare

The GOP’s tax cut bonanza is a major attack on Medicare

Paul Ryan and Mick Mulvaney can’t be trusted to protect our Medicare benefits Do you trust Paul Ryan to protect your Medicare benefits? How about White House budget director Mick Mulvaney, a former member of the House Freedom Caucus, and like Ryan, a longstanding foe of Medicare?If the just-passed House tax bill, its Senate counterpart …

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Federal Trump to cut pay raises for government workers

Trump to cut pay raises for government workers

By Jonathan Easley – 08/31/17 06:31 PM EDT 1,096 President Trump sent a letter to Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) on Thursday announcing his intention to cut pay raises for civilian government workers. In the letter, Trump cited his authority in times of “national emergency or serious economic conditions affecting the general welfare” to make adjustments to the …

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Federal After Slashing Medicaid, The GOP Is Now Arguing Over How Much To Cut Food Stamps

After Slashing Medicaid, The GOP Is Now Arguing Over How Much To Cut Food Stamps

By Sean Colarossi on Sat, Jul 1st, 2017 at 11:22 am Republicans in Congress – emboldened by the bully in the White House – are no longer trying to disguise how they feel toward lower and middle-income Americans. After taking a meat ax to Medicaid – a program that more than 70 million American rely …

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Federal Paul Ryan threatens to punish representatives who live-stream from House floor

Paul Ryan threatens to punish representatives who live-stream from House floor

By Alison R. Parker   | June 25, 2017 With the unpopular health care repeal bill working its way through Congress, and the deepening Russia scandal looming, the House Speaker provided a clear reminder that the GOP doesn’t want the public to know what they’re doing. One year ago, House Democrats engaged in a powerful act of …

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Federal Paul Ryan’s Opponent in Wisconsin Is a Union Ironworker Who Just Launched the Campaign Ad of the Year

Paul Ryan’s Opponent in Wisconsin Is a Union Ironworker Who Just Launched the Campaign Ad of the Year

By Jack Moore a day ago Meet Randy Bryce, a union iron worker, Army veteran, and mustache owner. When Speaker of the House and Wisconsin congressman Paul Ryan isn’t busy taking your health care away, he’s trying to give rich people tax cuts while screwing over the poor. Well, it turns out he’s going to …

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Federal Paul Ryan Still Talking Up The Idea Of Privatizing Medicare

Paul Ryan Still Talking Up The Idea Of Privatizing Medicare

J. Scott Applewhite/AP ByTierney SneedPublishedMay 12, 20175:59 pm House Speaker Paul Ryan hasn’t let go of his cherished idea of privatizing Medicare and in an interview with a local Wisconsin radio station Friday, suggested that a blueprint for overhauling Medicare would advance in the Budget Committee again this year. “The question is, can we get everyone else to agree” …

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