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Paul Ryan Says GOP Nominee Will Support His Budget
Democrats and House Republican Budget Chairman Paul Ryan agree on this: Ryan’s budget should be a central issue in the coming presidential campaign. The Republican candidates have yet to publicly embrace Ryan’s plan — which includes deep spending cuts, controversial changes to Medicare and cuts...
Exclusive: Eric Cantor Doesn't Question August 2 Debt Ceiling Deadline
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor Says he has no Reason to Doubt the Obama Administration's Dire Warnings That the Federal Debt Limit Must be Raised
Speaker Boehner Stands Behind GOP’s Medicare Overhaul: “A Plan That Frankly We Believe In”
ABC News’ John R. Parkinson (@JRPabcDC) reports: House Speaker John Boehner reacted to Tuesday’s stunning political upset in New York-26’s special election, admitting that the hullabaloo surrounding the Republicans’ plan to transform Medicare played a “small part” in the results,...
ABC News Exclusive: Rep. Ryan Stands His Ground on Medicare Reform
Rep. Paul Ryan is doubling down. In the wake of Tuesday's stunning Republican defeat in New York special Congressional election , the Republican House Budget Chairman says he is determined to fight for his Medicare plan even if it ruins his political career. "I don't care about that," Ryan said in
The Spin Cycle: What Caused NY-26 Upset? Congressional Leaders Weigh In
ABC News’ John R. Parkinson (@JRPabcDC) reports: A little more than six months after Republicans surfed an electoral tsunami to the majority by picking up 63 seats in the House last November, Democrats have began chipping away at the majority,...
NY-26 Special Election Puts Republicans on Notice
ABC News’ Huma Khan reports: Republicans are reeling from the shocking upset in New York’s 26th district, where Democrat Kathy Hochul’s win over Jane Corwin could lay the groundwork for Democrats’ fundraising and campaign strategy in the months to come....
The Rise (And Fall?) Of Paul Ryan (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE and AMY WALTER For weeks now conservative columnist Charles Krauthammer has been saying that fellow Republicans shouldn’t just urge Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wisc., to jump into the race for president, they should “rustle up a posse” to...
The Note's Must-Reads for Wednesday, May 25th, 2011
Compiled by ABC News Digital News Associates Claudia Morales, Jacqueline Fernandez, and Desk Assistant Amanda VanAllen PRESIDENT OBAMA The Washington Time’s Kara Rowland: “Obama’s royal recompense” After stumbling in his first gift exchange with the Brits two years ago, President...
Democrats Score Upset in N.Y. Race: Will Medicare Plan Sink GOP in 2012?
Republican House district in a special election that appeared to hinge on Rep. Paul Ryan's plan to restructure Medicare. Winning Democrat Kathy Hochul successfully tied the Republican, Jane Corwin, to the Ryan Medicare plan. Do you think the election bodes...
Referendum on Medicare? Democrat Wins Special Election in GOP-Leaning NY-26
In what can be taken as the first referendum on the House Republican budget authored by Rep. Paul Ryan, Democrat Kathy Hochul picked up a Republican seat in western New York thanks in part to her ability to attach GOP candidate Jane Corwin to the budget's restructuring of Medicare. The surprise