by Scott Keyes Posted on March 20, 2014
"You said what you meant," Alfonso Gardner, a 61-year-old African American man from Racine, told Ryan at a town hall meeting. "[Inner city is] a code word for black."
by Scott Keyes Posted on March 19, 2014
Hint: they were less than impressed.
by Igor Volsky Posted on March 13, 2014 Updated: March 13, 2014
"[I]t is clear that I was inarticulate about the point I was trying to make," Ryan said.
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by Igor Volsky Posted on March 13, 2014
Facts don't appear to be on Paul Ryan's side.
by Rebecca Leber Posted on March 12, 2014 Updated: March 12, 2014
"Let’s be clear, when Mr. Ryan says 'inner city,' when he says, 'culture,' these are simply code words for what he really means: 'black."'
by Sy Mukherjee Posted on March 12, 2014 Updated: March 12, 2014
That's a far cry from what Republican leadership was promising just last month.
by Igor Volsky Posted on March 12, 2014
"We have got this tailspin of culture, in our inner cities in particular, of men not working and just generations of men not even thinking about working or learning to value the culture of work," Ryan said.
by Bryce Covert Posted on March 5, 2014
Paul Ryan says 1990s welfare reform was a major success. Here's how it's failed on almost every metric.
by Annie-Rose Strasser Posted on March 5, 2014
Sure, it wouldn't actually help with the crisis in Ukraine. But Paul Ryan says it would be a "signal that America is open for energy business."
by Sy Mukherjee Posted on March 3, 2014 Updated: March 3, 2014
The former vice presidential candidate attempts to make the case that Medicaid is an inefficient program that doesn't safeguard poor Americans' health. He's missing a few details.