Paul Ryan, Defender Of The Safety Net

Fundraising letter that went out last night under the signature of Paul Ryan, Ayn Rand acolyte and proponent of pushing domestic discretionary spending to its lowest level ever:

What’s fascinating about this is that it’s not propaganda aimed at the center, it’s a fundraising level aimed at the base. The GOP thinks that conservatives are eager to develop a self-image of themselves as the real friends of the poor.