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A Firm Step Forward

Yesterday, Senator Patty Murray and I introduced the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013. It’s the first budget agreement of its kind since 1986, and I’m proud to support it. This ...

Building a Coalition for Life

These are my prepared remarks for tonight’s Susan B. Anthony List Gala:   Thanks, everybody. It’s great to be here. I want to thank Congressman King for the introduction. I want to congratulate ...
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On the Rule of Law

Editor’s Note: Below is a transcript of Rep. Paul Ryan’s speech today at Hillsdale College in commemoration of Constitution Day. Thanks very much for your kind introduction. It’s always a pleasure ...

A Step Forward, but a Long Journey Remains

The Budget Control Act takes an important step in the right direction by cutting $1.2 trillion in government spending over the next decade. Critically, it does this without resorting to ...
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Avoiding the Credit Cliff

The shadow of an oncoming debt crisis is hindering job growth today and threatening our fiscal and economic future. The latest warning came today from “The Long-Term Budget Outlook,” an ...
Politics & Policy

Roadmap to Solvency

Congressman Paul Ryan recently put forward “A Roadmap for America’s Future 2.0,” a comprehensive entitlement-reform proposal. The CBO has certified that Ryan’s plan solves the long-term fiscal crisis. Ryan’s proposal ...

The Budget Temperature Under President Obama

The past year’s explosion of government spending, deficits, and debt has sent our nation barreling down a disastrous economic and fiscal course. At the least, I hope this proposed temporary ...