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Will Paul Ryan Run?

He apparently is being urged from all directions to join the race and bring “substance” to the primary. Having Mitch Daniels and Jeb Bush personally encourage him makes Ryan a more likely candidate. But the same things they like about him — his specificity when it comes to cutting entitlements — seem to make the […]

August 18, 2011

AARP To Super Committee: Don’t Eviscerate Social Security, Medicare

The AARP, the nation’s largest senior citizen advocacy group and among the most powerful lobbying groups in Washington, urged the Super Congress not to roll back the welfare state yesterday. “Americans want Medicare, Social Security and Medicaid to be strengthened as part of a broader conversation around health and economic security, not one focused solely […]

August 12, 2011