The only difference between the extremists and Ryan is how soon, and for how long, they are able to shut down the government.
There were two specific announcements on Wednesday that, taken on their own, were just economic news reports, but if a person had kept abreast of Republicans' actions over the past few months, the stories were not "news" at all but the expected culmination of congressional Republicans' economic agenda that reveal precisely why America's economy is struggling.
For some reason, only Republicans remember that it was the poor, public sector workers, and retirees who created the country's economic malaise, and they are duty-bound to make them pay restitution.
House Republicans overwhelmingly voted against the fiscal cliff deal, and they got busted today for trying to take credit for it by using the $600 billion in new revenue in Paul Ryan's budget.
Mitt Romney's Paul Ryan bounce was over before it started as the Obama campaign released a new video hitting the Republican ticket hard on the Ryan budget.
There is something wrong with Republicans who have become cold and heartless to advocate for more entitlements for the wealthy while the poorest of the poor are going to bed hungry.
Eric Cantor is now claiming that it is the poor and middle class's duty to give their money to the wealthy to create jobs even though the rich have not created one job.
On tax day, it's nice to take a look at one small positive slice of what the government does with our tax dollars
The Republicans and their far-right religious sycophants have all but rendered the government ineffective through grid-locking strategies the prevent any meaningful initiatives from being passed.
Once again GOP primary day got owned by President Obama, as he knocked down the Ryan budget and mocked Mitt Romney’s elitism.
Republicans are twisted if courage means bullying hungry children into poverty and eliminating seniors' healthcare, and they tremble at the notion of offending the rich and powerful.
Rush Limbaugh and his fellow Republicans have underestimated the resolve of the StopRush and BoycottRush movements that are in this for the long haul.
Republican economic policy is responsible for a large part of the nation's deficit, but instead of taking responsibility, they are proposing making the poor responsible for deficit reduction.