"But if he truly does care, Ryan could lift up America’s poorest simply by stifling his persistent urges to kill the minimum wage, reduce the earned-income tax credit, cut food stamps, wreck Medicaid or carry out any of the dozens of destructive schemes that are, in his perverse outlook, meant to help. And he could rid himself and his party of the rancid notion that there is something morally wrong with families surviving below the poverty line beyond the persistent dearth of decent jobs."
Sad, sexless, lonely: This is the real Paul Ryan/Ayn Rand vision for your life
"While the govt doles out billions of SS reserve funding to collect child support along with court action, children are denied their fathers either through minuscule visitation or no visitation. I was the daughter of one such arrangement and didn't have much of a relationship with my father until I got much older. Not happy about it then, not happy about it now." Jan Smith Olympia, WA
Paul Ryan: The Ultimate Hypocrite- Paid for university with social security checks from a deceased parent- wants to gut social security benefits....40 times voted against Affordable Care Act- he and his family have health care- forever- as a member of the GOVERNMENT!!!!
Chris Christie moved to tears by hug from Bruce Springsteen
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie said on Monday that he was moved to tears by recent interactions with singer Bruce Springsteen, who hugged the governor at a benefit concert for victims of Hurricane Sandy on Friday and spoke with Christie by phone on Monday while flying aboard Air Force One with President Obama. “Bruce said to me how proud he was of his state and how proud he was of the people of this state,” Christie said.