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Paul Ryan Urges State Lawmakers Not to Set Up Health-Insurance Exchanges

Rep. Paul Ryan urged state lawmakers to resist setting up state insurance exchanges if the Supreme Court rules that key parts of the Affordable Care Act can only continue if they do so. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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How Corporations Run Congress: A Talk with Ryan Grim

Interview excerpt with Ryan Grim on The Zero Hour Merriam-Webster’s first definition of “corruption” is “impairment of integrity, virtue, or moral principle.” Another is “a departure from the original or from what is pure or correct.” Has democracy been corrupted by the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision? Has its integrity and virtue been compromised? Does […]

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Ryan Will Not Run for Senate in Ohio

Although a reversal on his abortion stance last month prompted speculation that Rep. Tim Ryan (D-OH) would challenge Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH) in next year’s election, the lawmaker said today he will not run for the seat, the Columbus Dispatch reports. “He indicated he would seek another term in Congress.” The post Ryan Will Not […]

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G.O.P.’s Paul Ryan Finds New, Unlikely Role as Gatekeeper of Obama’s Agenda

Representative Paul D. Ryan’s committee is at the junction where the White House and Republican agendas overlap — trade, taxes and possibly health care. Full News here – NYT > Politics

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Rep. Ryan: Inviting Netanyahu To Address Congress “Totally Appropriate”

CHUCK TODD: Is it appropriate for Congress to invite a world leader to address them without telling the president? REP. PAUL RYAN (R-WI): I think it's fine. TODD: Do you think the Netanyahu thing — do you think that this was sort of getting involved in foreign policy in a way that maybe the legislative […]

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Paul Ryan Takes on Tax Reform

Mark Bloomfield: Clues to understanding Mr. Ryan’s approach to tax reform. Full News here – Washington Wire

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Paul Ryan Announces He Will Not Run for President

As potential Republican presidential candidates continue to jockey for position before official announcements are made, one prominent Republican is withdrawing his name before the rumors even begin. Full News here – First Draft

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Rep. Paul Ryan Rules Out 2016 Presidential Run

Rep. Paul Ryan, the Republican Party’s vice presidential candidate in 2012, has ruled out running for president in 2016, saying Monday he has opted instead to focus on his new role as chairman of one of the House’s most powerful committees. Full News here – WSJ.com: Politics And Policy

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Within hours of the new Congress being gaveled into session, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan, R-Wis., goes before the House Rules Committee as Republicans move forward with plans to advance legislation approving the embattled Keystone XL oil pipeline, Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Republican U.S. Rep. Ryan says he’s not running for president in 2016

By Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican U.S. Representative Paul Ryan, the party's vice presidential nominee in 2012, said on Monday he will not run for president in 2016 in order to focus on his new role in Congress as chairman of the influential House Ways and Means Committee. "After giving it a lot of […]

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The Faces of Health Care: Ryan P.

"Having insurance now won’t cure me, but maybe it will give me a chance to take control of my life again someday."   Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, Ryan from Austin, TX was able to find quality, affordable health insurance after enrolling in the exchange in Texas. read more Full News here – White […]

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