Daily Archives: August 18, 2012

DNC rips Ryan for stimulus hypocrisy

The Democratic National Committee (DNC) laid into GOP vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan on Friday, calling him a “two-faced,” “typical Washington politician” for privately asking for stimulus dollars while denouncing the program in public.

The Wisconsin lawmaker admitted he asked for stimulus funds in 2009, The New York Times reported Thursday. He told a Cincinnati TV station earlier that […]

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GOP says report proves EPA rules burdensome

Republicans on Friday said a Government Accountability Office (GAO) report proved their claims that a pair of environmental rules would harm the economy and electric reliability.

The GAO report released Thursday touched on two forthcoming Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations that have drawn criticism from Republicans. Though the report said complying with those rules would […]

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