Topic: Paul Ryan
As Republican presidential hopefuls position themselves, party leaders look for more “responsible adults” to run. Meanwhile, Obama’s campaign will solicit secret donations, which he once criticized.
05/01/2011 07:36 pm
Pointing to record profits and unprecedented gasoline prices, President Obama and congressional Democrats want to end subsidies to the oil and gas industry. Republicans and the industry say that would harm the economy.
04/30/2011 04:59 pm
The House GOP budget would only use spending cuts to reduce the deficit, but the left's would raise taxes and cut defense spending
04/29/2011 03:43 pm
US Chamber of Commerce President Tom Donohue sat down at an April 8 Monitor breakfast to discuss President Obama, the chamber's role in the 2012 election, and how he sees the US surviving as a major economic power.
04/28/2011 02:10 pm
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke waded into politics Wednesday – but stayed in the shallow end. He avoided a partisan position, but made it clear that Congress needs to correct America's fiscal course.
04/28/2011 10:33 am
Anyone who offers a serious plan to reduce the deficit, no matter what the plan may be, deserves the moniker
04/28/2011 10:03 am
Obama has proven to be aloof and withdrawn on issues both at home and abroad, leaving us so far with a fuzzy picture of his leadership.
04/28/2011 09:30 am
Rep. Ron Paul (R) is expected to announce his presidential exploratory committee Tuesday afternoon in Iowa.
04/26/2011 03:19 pm
Back when he was Ronald Reagan's budget director, David Stockman got "taken to the woodshed" for his candid comments about Reagan's tax cuts. Now, he says both President Obama and Rep. Paul Ryan are playing class warfare with taxes.
04/24/2011 05:31 pm
Technology stocks rallied, and the blue-chip index reached a high of nearly three years
04/21/2011 05:36 pm