Paul Ryan hits it out of the park with speech on War on Poverty; Less government, more charity

Twitchy 10/25/2012

Rep. Paul Ryan gave a speech on poverty and class in Cleveland, Ohio, yesterday…And, boy, did he hit it out of the park. The first clue? The lefty freak-outs…

…Happy warriors on Twitter, who know that freedom is always better than government shackles that only serve to keep people down, loved the speech…

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‘The context is worse than the quote’

The Kudlow Report CNBC 7/23/2012

 

LARRY KUDLOW: “Why do you think President Obama, what did he mean, if you’ve got a business, you didn’t build it, someone else made that happen? He claims it’s being taken out of context. What do you think it means? Do you think this is Obama anti-business, anti-entrepreneur? […]

Paul Ryan, Up Close

John Hinderaker Power Line 4/12/2012

I met Paul Ryan for the first time today at a lunch meeting. I would have said that my opinion of Ryan couldn’t get much higher, but it did. He was even more impressive in person than I expected: funny and passionate as well as superbly knowledgeable about fiscal issues. […]

The choice: welfare state or opportunity society

Rep. Paul Ryan Journal Sentinel [WI] 12/11/2010

…The explosive growth of government casts a shadow over economic activity in this country. Job creators are worried about the massive tax increases that will be required if we don’t address this problem now. Although I support the bipartisan compromise to avoid massive across-the-board tax hikes on Jan. […]

‘…another cheerful, optimistic Conservative in the making…

The US isn’t France: My Jamaican friend at the mini-mart

The Barrister Maggie’s Farm 11/9/2010

My cheerful, voluble friend at our local Cumbie/24-hr gas station has been working the night shift for 8 months. He’s about 25, a recent single Jamaican (legal) immigrant who lives with his Mom. He is not a Rastaman. His Mom […]