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17 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Rep. Paul Ryan to Appear on Meet the Press this Weekend

This Sunday on "Meet the Press," Rep. Paul Ryan joins David Gregory for a live interview.

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4 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

3 ideas from Paul Ryan's poverty plan that liberals can love

And it's not hard to see why. He's an Ayn Rand fanboy who's authored budget after budget that purportedly balances itself by cutting taxes for the rich and cutting spending for the poor even more - to almost comically low levels.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Wall Street Journal

Capital Journal Roundtable Video: Ukraine Violence; Obamacare Ruling; The Republican Plan on Poverty

In a roundtable discussion, the WSJ's Jerry Seib, Damian Paletta, Janet Adamy and Julian E. Barnes discuss the GOP's antipoverty plan, the legal future of Obamacare and the Ukraine crisis.

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Switched

Koch Brothers Throw More Money Behind Long-Shot GOP Senate Challenger Monica Wehby

The Koch brothers are making a big push for long-shot Republican Senate hopeful Monica Wehby, increasing their advertising spending on behalf of the Oregon candidate to $3.6 million.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Oregon, Senator Jeff Merkley, US Senate, Democrat, Oregon Government, Carolyn Maloney

The Orlando Sentinel

Hillary Clinton, Nancy Pelosi on CNN; Paul Ryan on NBC

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton talks to Brazil Johnson, 5, on Wednesday in Oakland, Calif.

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CNN

Rand Paul: 'Fight for justice now' on unfair sentencing

Sen. Rand Paul is proposing legislation aimed at eliminating criminal sentencing rules that adversely impact minorities, saying that "we need some fresh ideas to combat old and festering problems."

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Bangor Daily News

Bruce Poliquin supports the Paul Ryan budget. But what's actually in it?

State Sen. Emily Cain visited with fellow Democrats during the lunch break at the Maine Democratic Convention in Bangor in May. Bruce Poliquin, former state treasurer, spoke with Brent Littlefield, right, along with other supporters of his campaign during the June 2014 election night at Dysarts in Bangor.

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Switched

Paul Ryan: 'I Will Vote For' John Boehner's Lawsuit Against Obama

Rep. Paul Ryan said he would get behind House Speaker John Boehner's lawsuit against President Barack Obama, which will focus on the administration's unilateral changes to the health care law's employer mandate.

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Center for American Progress

RELEASE: Anti-Poverty Leaders Respond to Rep. Paul Ryana s New Poverty Proposals

Today, several anti-poverty leaders and low-income people-including Tom Colicchio, chef and food activist; Melissa Boteach, Vice President of the Poverty to Prosperity Program and Half in Ten Education Fund at the Center for American Progress; and Tianna Gaines-Turner, member of Witnesses to Hunger-took to TalkPoverty.org to respond to the poverty ... (more)

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Magic 98.3 Columbus

Paul Ryan's Plan: Rebooting Compassionate Conservatism

After traveling around the country for the last year to better understand what works to combat poverty, Republican Rep. Paul Ryan now has a 'discussion draft' with the key ideas he thinks can help the poorest Americans get ahead, and where the federal government has a role.

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The Wall Street Journal

Capital Journal Daybreak: Paul Ryan Tries to Broaden GOP's...

RYAN PROPOSES ANTIPOVERTY EFFORT: House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan has laid out a plan for using a conservative approach to reshape food stamps, housing assistance and other federal social programs, bringing detail to Republican promises to address poverty.

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Examiner.com

Republicans promote 'compassionate conservative' visions for 2016

Compassionate conservatism is back, the Washington Post is reporting today , among several of the candidate laying the groundwork to seek the Republican nomination for president in 2016.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

NewsOne

Re: Tenn. Man Accused Of Threatening To Kill Obama

A man left profanity-filled voicemails with Tennessee's homeland security office threatening to kill President Barack Obama and other officials, saying in one that he would "light Nashville up," according to court documents.

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WBAY-TV Green Bay

Fire damages apartment complex garages

A car inside one of the garages was also heavily damaged. Firefighters pulled it out, and are inspecting it to see if it might have started the fire.

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Media Matters for America

The Worst Part Of Paul Ryan's Poverty Plan Is Based On A Media Myth

Rep. Paul Ryan's poverty proposal, which would in part punish impoverished Americans for not getting themselves out of poverty on a specific timeline, is based on the conservative myth pushed by right-wing media that blames poverty on individuals' "spirit" and personal life choices.

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Slate

Rand Paul and Paul Ryan Are Both Talking About Criminal Justice Reform. How Did That Happen?

Once people have paid their debt to society, they should be able to move on. In that spirit, this proposal suggests three possible reforms: Implement a risk- and needs-assessment system in federal prisons while expanding enrollment in rehabilitative programming to reduce recidivism.

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CBS Local

Poll Finds Hillary Clinton Popular With Florida Voters

MARCH 07: Former United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton leaves the event 'Equality for Women is Progress for All' at the United Nations on March 7, 2014 in New York City.

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The Nation

Paul Ryan's Faux Populism Isn't Going to End Poverty or Reduce Inequality

But Ryan is trying - a bit clumsily, but trying all the same - to borrow a page from the Massachusetts senator as he seeks to remake himself in anticipation of a potential 2016 run for the Republican presidential nomination.

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The Washington Post

Poll: Warner maintains lead over Gillespie in Senate race

Former governor Mark Warner remains a force in Virginia politics, opening a 25-point lead over Republican challenger Ed Gillespie in the early stages of the U.S. Senate race, a new poll shows.

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Daily Kos

A few Republicans (but just a few) want to look (but only look) like they care about poor people

Sen. Marco Rubio is another member of the Republican "I care about poverty, honest! Please ignore my policy votes" caucus.

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