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  1. Ryan proposes streamlining U.S. anti-poverty programsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Town Talk

    ... tax credit. 'It's nothing more than a block grant program, gussied up with bells and whistles,' said Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md. Participation by states would be voluntary, and Ryan said he sees the proposal as an experimental pilot program that ...

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  2. Ryan unveils Republican anti-poverty planRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | UPI

    ... Block Grant, the Fresh Fruits and Vegetables program and the Economic Development Administration. Rep. Chris Van Hollen , D-Md., ranking Democrat on the budget committee, said he's happy to see Ryan joining with Democrats on reforming mandatory ...

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  3. Ranking Democrat Attacks Ryan's Anti-Poverty ReformRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Weekly Standard

    ... in these third party offers. We respect your privacy and will never rent or sell your email. Congressman Chris Van Hollen of Maryland, the ranking Democrat on the House budget committee, ripped Paul Ryan's anti-poverty proposals. "Democrats have ...

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  4. Wary Democrats approach new Ryan poverty plan with cautionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... (Ryan) proposals today and the Republican budgets" that Ryan has shepherded through the House, said Rep. Chris Van Hollen of Maryland, the top Democrat on Ryan's budget committee. The Ryan budgets offered sharp cuts in social spending. But the ...

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  5. Paul Ryan Wants Choice in Delivering Aid to PoorRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | News Max

    ... any ideas that lift more Americans out of poverty and create pathways into the middle class," said Rep. Chris Van Hollen of Maryland, the ranking Democrat on the House Budget Committee. "But we will oppose any plan that uses the sunny language of ...

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  6. Paul Ryan Wants to Give States the Lead Role in Anti-Poverty FightRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Government Executive

    ... volley to future program cuts. "The core idea of the Ryan proposal is not new," said Maryland Democrat Chris Van Hollen, ranking member of the House Budget Committee. "It's nothing more than a block grant gussied up with some bells and whistles." ...

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  7. 'Policy and Political Schizophrenia on Steroids': Critics Quickly...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... he just robs Peter to pay Paul," Lee said. On the same call, Congressmen Jim McGovern (D-Massachusetts) and Chris Van Hollen (D-Maryland) also questioned Ryan's credibility on the issue given his status as one of the most prominent advocates of ...

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  8. The 11 Federal Low-Income Programs Paul Ryan Wants to ConsolidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Government Executive

    ... programs slated for consolidation. "The core idea of the Ryan proposal is not new," said Maryland Democrat Chris Van Hollen, ranking member of the House Budget Committee. "It's nothing more than a block grant gussied up with some bells and ...

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  9. Auschwitz Selfie Girl Breanna Mitchell Defends Her Controversial PictureRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Switched

    ... Holocaust Memorial Centre in Budapest, Hungary, Tuesday, April 16 2013. (AP Photo/MTI, Tamas Kovacs) Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., center, and Holocaust survivors Inge Berg Katzenstein, right, and her husband, Werner Katzenstein, left, light a ...

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  10. Paul Ryan's Faux Populism Isn't Going to End Poverty or Reduce InequalityRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... health-care, food-stamp and education initiatives the "flexibility" to do even more harm. Congressman Chris Van Hollen, a Maryland Democrat who serves with Ryan on the Budget committee, nails it when he warns about a proposal that "uses the sunny ...

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  11. Poverty Experts Skeptical That Paul Ryan's Plan Can Actually Reduce PovertyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    ... while reducing tax rates for millionaires by a third. Is he walking away from his own budget plan?" Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) asked. The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities has estimated that nearly two-thirds of the cuts in Ryan's budgets ...

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  12. Paul Ryan Proposal Conflates Anti-Poverty Programs, Returns Power to States | Sarah Jean SemanRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Townhall

    ... Grant," would create more accountability and could be more closely eyed for results rather than sums. Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) claimed Democrats would welcome any programs that would "create pathways to the middle class," however, he was wary ...

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  13. U.S. Republican Paul Ryan wants choice in delivering aid to poorRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... safety-net programs," U.S. Representative Barbara Lee, a Democrat from California, and U.S. Representative Chris Van Hollen, a Maryland Democrat, wrote in an opinion piece published online on Wednesday by the Huffington Post. Bob Woodson, who helped ...

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  14. Rep. Paul Ryan to unveil anti-poverty planRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bellingham Herald

    ... any plan that uses the sunny language of 'reform' as a guise to cut vital safety-net programs," said Rep. Chris Van Hollen of Maryland, the top Democrat on the Budget Committee, who questioned how Ryan could reconcile his anti-poverty plan with a ...

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  15. Ryan to propose new anti-poverty planRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    ... any plan that uses the sunny language of 'reform' as a guise to cut vital safety net programs," said Rep. Chris Van Hollen (Md.), top Democrat on the budget committee, who questioned how Ryan could reconcile his anti-poverty plan with a budget that ...

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  16. Act would create tax-free savings accounts for the disabledRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Washington Times

    ... Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, Washington Republican; Rep. Pete Sessions, Texas Republican; and Rep. Chris Van Hollen, Maryland Democrat. "The bill aims to ease financial strains faced by individuals with disabilities by making tax-free savings ...

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  17. Marco v. Hillary -- 9/11 Commisioners' New Warning -- Tips for...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Politico

    ... fundraiser as part of her political and professional life. Podesta wrote her first political check to Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) in 2002. Since then, she has written checks to dozens of politicians and started asking her network in 2004 to ...

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  18. Who Is On The Democratic Bench?Read the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Daily Kos

    ... seem to have disappeared a bit from the public eye. Personally, I have started to be impressed a little by Chris Van Hollen (Rep.-MD). Anyway, the above is an (obviously) incomplete list of frequently cited names just to make a point. Win or lose, I ...

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  19. Tax Inversions Emerge as Issue for 2014 Midterm ElectionsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | News Max

    ... particular business practice that happens to be the topic of the month in the political echo chamber." Rep. Chris Van Hollen, a Maryland Democrat, told the Journal, "This is an issue that understandably gets people very angry. If Republicans are ...

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  20. Rep. Van Hollen: LegalizingIllegals Will Reduce the DeficitRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Lucianne.com

    When asked whether legalizing illegal immigrants would help unemployed Americans, Rep. Chris Van Hollen responded by pointing to testimony from the director of the Congressional Budget Office that Van Hollen said indicated enactment of the Senate immigration bill would "reduce the deficit and increase long-term economic growth."

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