by Bryce Covert Posted on July 24, 2014 Updated: July 24, 2014
Rather than giving poor people the ability to decide what's best for their lives, Paul Ryan's poverty proposal calls for strict contracts they have to follow.
by Igor Volsky Posted on July 24, 2014 Updated: July 24, 2014
Paul Ryan's new plan sounds logical -- but will it actually work?
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 11, 2014
He also questioned whether she had tried to find enough work and if she was partisan.
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by Bryce Covert Posted on July 9, 2014 Updated: July 9, 2014
"I am the best experienced witness that they’ll ever maybe get close to," says Tianna Gaines-Turner, who will testify on Wednesday.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 13, 2014
Jeb Bush and Paul Ryan think marriage is the best way to fight poverty. Too bad the facts don't back them up.
by Bryce Covert Posted on April 30, 2014 Updated: April 30, 2014
The low-income people who were asked instead to give written testimony are frustrated that they won't get heard.
by Ben Armbruster Posted on April 9, 2014
Rep. Paul Ryan's (R-WI) budget will buy another aircraft carrier and cut funding for low-income Americans.
by Igor Volsky Posted on April 4, 2014
The most popular Obamacare provisions will have to go, Ryan admitted.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on April 3, 2014 Updated: April 3, 2014
House Republicans have once again come up with an excuse to deny a vote on immigration reform. This time it's because "it’s not our committee’s jurisdiction to rewrite all of the immigration laws."
by Posted on April 2, 2014
Ryan's budget slashes Supplemental Security Income while citing an out of context quote as support.