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3 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Switching places: The GOP is now the party of reform

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair came to prominence in the 1990s as an expert in political renovation, transforming the Labour Party from a creaky, socialist relic to a modern, center-left governing institution.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Mike Lee, Opinion

6 hrs ago | Truthdig

Paul Ryan's New Clothes

Paul Ryan is counting on this: Because he says he wants to preserve a safety net, speaks with concern about poor people and put out a 73-page report, many will elide over the details of the proposals he made last week in his major anti-poverty speech.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Liberal Political News

7 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

Obama Administration And Senate Open The Door For Incompetence And Corruption With New OMB Pick

Rule number 12 of Saul Alinsky's Rules for Radicals advises readers to "pick the target, freeze it, personalize it, and polarize it."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Ron Johnson, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Social Security, Personal Finance, Conservative Political News

7 hrs ago | The News Tribune

Why ‘compassionate conservatism’ is still dead

Compassionate conservatism is back. That's how Peter Beinart, a contributing editor at the Atlantic, reads a number of recent developments in Republican politics, the most recent being Rep. Paul Ryan's announcement of new anti-poverty proposals.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, George Bush, 2012 Presidential Election, Mitt Romney, Barack Obama

9 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

Doyle McManus: Anti-poverty talk from conservative Paul Ryan?

"What do we want? A healthy economy - and a big part of that is having a strong safety net, both for those who can't help themselves and for those who just need a helping hand.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Chris Van Hollen, Democrat, Hillary Clinton, 2012 Presidential Election, Mitt Romney

12 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

'Smart, Dedicated Caseworkers' Under The Ryan Plan? Doubtful

Jamelle Bouie doesn't think the poor need the "life coaches" who'd oversee their access to social services under the Paul Ryan poverty plan.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Non-Profit, Outsourcing, Liberal Political News

16 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Your Views

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Scott Walker, US Governors, Opinion

20 hrs ago | GretaWire

DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz needs to talk to DNC Press...

DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz needs to talk to DNC Press Secretary! What a jerk! Poverty is very painful - not a fundraising gimmick - It is time for the adults in both political parties to take over! The above headline of an article refers to the DNC Press Secretary I don't know DNC Press Secretary Michael Czin but my guess is that he has ... (more)

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Crooks and Liars

Obstructionists Ryan, Cruz Blame The Senate For All Our Problems

Another agonizing display of Republicans evading questions, blatant lying and a rare display of a spine by MTP host David Gregory.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, George Bush, W., US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate

NewsBusters.org

'Meet The Press' Panel Laments 'Do-Nothing Nature' of Republicans In Congress

A common theme among liberal journalists is to blame a "do-nothing Congress" when liberal policies fail to become law.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Ted Cruz, US Senate, Texas, Hillary Clinton

Daily World

Cornyn, Cuellar tout border bill amid uncertainty

Two members of Congress pitched their solution to the border crisis Sunday, but House Republican leadership refused to say whether Congress would delay its August recess if none of the competing proposals for dealing with thousands of Central American children are passed this week.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise, US Senate, John Cornyn, Henry Cuellar, Democrat

Silicon Alley Insider

Dems Say Paul Ryan's Poverty Plan Is 'Not Fooling Anyone'

Rep. Paul Ryan appeared on NBC's "Meet The Press" on Sunday morning to discuss the poverty plan he unveiled last week .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Meet the Press, Entertainment, Television

Mediaite.com

Gregory to Rep. Ryan: Do You Have Sympathy for People Who Need Gov't Help?

On Meet the Press Sunday morning, host David Gregory quizzed Representative Paul Ryan about his new poverty plan, which seeks to combine various entitlement programs into block grants to states, so as to "customize" poverty plans.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, Television

Daily Kos

Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Happy days could be here again edition

Anjam Sundaram reports on the dearth of actual reporting... Ross Douthat tells how Republicans became the party of the working poor ... Doyle McManus explains the Paul Ryan hop to the left... a trio of pundits on why no one is in a hurry to get in Putin's way, no matter what he does... but first... It took 13 years for the United States to come to ... (more)

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Daily Kos

Sunday Talk: The daddy party

Meet The Press : Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ; Chris Gunness ; Rep. Paul Ryan ; Sen. Charles Schumer ; Sen. Ted Cruz ; : Democratic Strategist Donna Brazile , Rep. Tom Cole , S.E. Cupp and Former Labor Secretary Robert Reich Fox News Sunday : Rep. Steve Scalise ; Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ; PLO Executive Committee ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Israel, World News, Middle East, Charles Schumer, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Ted Cruz, Tom Cole, Representative Steve Scalise

Sat Jul 26, 2014

HeraldNet

House subpoenas Ex-Im worker with time running out for bank

A House committee has subpoenaed a former Export-Import Bank employee in a widening investigation that could complicate efforts to reauthorize the lender two months before its charter expires.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa, Representative Kevin McCarthy, John Boehner, Jeb Hensarling

Rock Hill Herald

America's poor need bigger checks, not a - life plan'

That's the position of House Budget Chairman Paul Ryan, R-Wis., who in his new anti-poverty plan wants poor families to work with government agencies or charitable nonprofits to craft "life plans" as a condition of receiving federal assistance under his proposed "opportunity grants."

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

Townhall

Paul Ryan Advocates for Criminal Justice Reform in Anti-Poverty Proposal

Thursday, Rep. Paul Ryan released his 73-page "discussion draft" outlining specific approaches to reshape how the federal government combats poverty.

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Related Topix: Prison, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jason Chaffetz

Switched

House Votes To Boost Well-Off Kids, Cut Out Poor Kids

The House of Representatives voted Friday to change a tax credit in a way that would add $115 billion to the deficit and hurt poorer parents while aiding the well-to-do.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Sander Levin, Kevin Brady, Representative Lynn Jenkins

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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