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U.S. Republican Paul Ryan wants choice in delivering aid to poor

By David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Aiming to shake up the debate over fighting poverty, Republican Representative Paul Ryan on Thursday called for charities, community groups and even for-profit firms to compete with government in spending taxpayer money to aid the poor. Presenting his plan for a sweeping revamp of social safety net programs, Ryan […]

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Capital Journal: New Push to Lure Hamas Into Truce | Border Disorder | Paul Ryan’s ‘Compassionate Conservatism’ Pitch

The Journal’s morning rundown of the biggest news stories and exclusive features from Washington on politics, policy, financial regulation, defense and more. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Republican Paul Ryan to renew U.S. poverty debate with grant plan

By David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican Representative Paul Ryan will probably spark a new round of arguments over how to fight poverty in America on Thursday as he introduces a sweeping plan to replace long-standing social safety net programs with new block grants for states and communities. Ryan, his party's vice presidential candidate in […]

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Paul Ryan’s New Anti-Poverty Plan Includes Six Pillars

Rep. Paul Ryan plans to target six themes in his anti-poverty proposal on Thursday. Here are five things to watch for in his speech. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Meet the Press: Rand Paul is Republican Presidential Frontrunner

CHUCK TODD: For most of us, summer travel takes us to theme parks or beaches. For presidential wannabes, it's anywhere they can find potential supporters. And this week was particularly buys. Chris Christie in Iowa, Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren wooing progressives in Detroit. And of course Hillary Clinton finishing her book tour. New NBC […]

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O’Donnell: “Increasingly More Sophisticated” Rand Paul Is Winning Battle With Cheney & Perry

LAWRENCE O'DONNELL:  Rand Paul is a very good student of the foreign policy mistakes of his party, and Rand Paul and his writers have become increasingly more sophisticated in how they pick and phrase their fights with the intervene-and-consider-the-consequences-later crowd in the Republican Party. And as of tonight, Rand Paul is winning that fight. In […]

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Maine Republican Governor Paul LePage Talks About ‘Hanging’ Democrats! – Politics Informer Video

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Like father, not like son? Sen. Paul amplifies pro-Israel message

From his criticism of the Federal Reserve to his mean libertarian streak, Sen. Rand Paul is certainly his father’s son. But on the issue of Israel, the Kentucky Republican falls far from the tree. Or at least, he’d like voters to think so.  Full News here – FOXNews.com

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Iraq War Poses a Test for Sen. Paul

The violence in Iraq is widening the foreign-policy gap between Sen. Rand Paul and other potential GOP presidential candidates, and testing the strength of the Republican pro-defense wing. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Lamar Alexander to Boost Re-Election Bid With Rand Paul

Sen. Lamar Alexander (R., Tenn.) has rolled out endorsements from Newt Gingrich and Mike Huckabee and on Friday his Senate office announced he’ll host a Monday “health-care roundtable” with Sen. Rand Paul (R., Ky.). Full News here – Washington Wire

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