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Son of Sikh gurdwara shooting victim to challenge Republican leader

Source: Politics Balla | Oct 15 2013, 9:30am CDT | by IANS

Son of Sikh gurdwara shooting victim to challenge Republican leader
Washington, Oct 15 (IANS) Amardeep Kaleka, the son of a slain Sikh temple president, plans to challenge 2012 Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan in next year's Congressional election in a Wisconsin district, according to media reports.
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Ryan to Newsmax: Any Reform of Welfare Must Be Means-Tested

Jul 31 2014 7:51pm CDT | Source: Newsmax - Politics

In making his case for the overhaul of welfare programs, House Budget Committee Chairman Rep. Paul Ryan on Thursday insisted that any reform programs must be means-tested to make sure only those genui ...
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In the Political Arena an Underdog Challenger Must Be Creative to Force an Incumbent to a Debate

Jul 31 2014 1:41pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

In every election cycle, voters witness the spectacle of an underdog candidate challenging an incumbent elected official to participate in a series of debates. This is usually a starting bid, with the underdog hoping the incumbent will engage in at least one debate. A debate is an opportunity for a challenger to share the same stage with an incumbent. For the incumbent, a debate can usually only have deleterious effects upon his/her respecti ...
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Eric Cantor Doesn't Mention Amnesty, Guest-Worker Visas in Farewell Speech

Jul 31 2014 12:25pm CDT | Source: Big Government

On Thursday, his last day as House Majority Leader, Rep. Eric Cantor (R-VA) did not mention amnesty or work visas during his farewell speech on the House floor.  Shockingly, Cantor lost a June 10 primary to Dave Brat largely because of his views on amnesty, and he did not urge his colleagues to move forward on giving amnesty to illegal immigrant children or increase the number of high-tech guest-worker visas. Before his defeat, Cantor was reportedly working on th ...
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Paul Ryan Says Climate Change Is An Excuse To Illegally Grow Government And Raise Taxes

Jul 31 2014 8:40am CDT | Source: ThinkProgress

CREDIT: AP/Charlie Neibergall Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) said Wednesday that “climate change occurs no matter what,” but that the EPA’s recent efforts to reduce emissions from existing power plants are “outside of the confines of the law,” and “an excuse to grow government, raise taxes and slow down economic growth.” Speaking at a breakfast hosted by the Christian Science Monitor in Washington, Rep. Ryan said tha ...
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Paul Ryan: I'm Still 'a Fan' of Comprehensive Amnesty Legislation

Jul 30 2014 2:54pm CDT | Source: Big Government

At a Wednesday Christian Science Monitor breakfast, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) said he was still "a fan" of comprehensive amnesty legislation even though he was pessimistic about Congress and the White House ever agreeing on a bill. "You know that I’m a fan of immigration reform. I’ve been in favor of immigration reform for many, many years," he said, according to The Wall Street Journal. "But having said all that, there is just no confidence o ...
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Paul Ryan Says 'Climate Change Occurs No Matter What'

Jul 30 2014 2:36pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

While Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) believes the Earth's climate is changing, he doesn't think mankind should do anything about it. "Climate change occurs no matter what," Ryan said Wednesday, as quoted by CNN. "The question is, can and should the federal government do something about it?" "And I would argue the federal government, with all its tax and regulatory schemes, can't. And all it will do is end up hurting ou ...
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The Fix: Paul Ryan just nailed the impeachment question

Jul 30 2014 2:15pm CDT | Source: Post Politics: - The Washington Post

Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) just gave the response to the impeachment question that GOP leaders probably should have been giving for days. Asked at a Christian Science Monitor breakfast about the chatter, Ryan offered this: Read full ...
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Paul Ryan: Obama's Exec Amnesty Not 'High Crimes'

Jul 30 2014 2:13pm CDT | Source: Big Government

At a Christian Science Monitor breakfast Wednesday, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) said President Barack Obama's lawless executive actions are not high crimes and misdemeanors worthy of impeachment. "I see this as sort of a ridiculous gambit by the president and his political team to try and change the narrative, raise money, and turn out their base for an upcoming election that they feel is not going to go their way," Ryan said, according to the Wall Street Journal. ...
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