Millions of working-age Americans would lose health insurance. Senior citizens would anguish over whether to pay their rent or their medical bills, in a way they haven’t since the 1960s. Government would be so starved of resources that, by 2050, it wouldn’t have enough money for core functions like food inspections and highway maintenance. And the richest Americans would get a huge tax cut.
Dem: Ryan Pick Shows Romney ‘Has No Balls’: Who was thinking Mitt Romney ever possessed anything resembling political courage? Romney picked someone he can relate to: another boring White Guy who wants to trash America in order to save it.
USCCB Tackles Paul Ryan: Paul Ryan may be Catholic, but not even Catholic bishops can stand mutely by in discussions of his “Kill them all, let God sort them out” budget.
Romney Picks Paul Ryan: They promise to represent the interests of all Americans…as long as those Americans are White, Male, Conservative, and Christian.
Five Things to Know About Ryan—and Romney: Because this year’s GOP ticket is really all and only about creating an America where only the strong and the wealthy survive.
Mitt Romney Heaves A ‘Hail Mary’ To Paul Ryan, Surrenders To The Far Right: If there had been any lingering doubt about Romney not having anything resembling core convictions or principles, his choice of Paul Ryan should absolutely obliterate those doubts.
Ryan Calls His Time In Congress ‘Helpful Complement’ To Romney: Among other things, he understands how to grind the gears of government to a halt using obstructionist tactics.
Progressive Group: Ryan Would ‘End Medicare’: For an America where only the strong, the healthy, and the wealthy survive. It’s what Ayn Rand would have done.
Let the Romney Rebranding Begin!: Before he was just a confirmed liar with no core convictions. Now he’s just a confirmed liar with no core convictions who also wants to create an America where wealthy White Conservatives rule without question.
Mitt Romney will name Paul Ryan as his VP. Here’s what that means.: The analysis and endless parsing of Romney’s VP choice is yet to come, but what seems indisputable is that Romney has made it clear that he envisions an America in which the interests of wealthy White Conservatives are primary, and that the poor and the sick can go fornicate themselves.
Conservatives Get Their Dream Pick In Paul Ryan: They know that Paul Ryan is one who shares their vision of creating an America Ayn Rand could appreciate: where the strong survive and everyone else is left by the wayside to fend for themselves.
Paul Ryan And Ayn Rand: Ryan is on record as stating that Ayn Rand is “the reason I got involved in public service.” That should tell you all you need to know about Ryan’s vision for America.
Mitt Romney’s Desperate VP Choice: Let there be no doubt; the GOP ticket plans to preside over the largest upward transfer of wealth in American history.