Wow...Paul Ryan said something intelligent!

Started Oct 9, 2013 | Discussions thread
rwbaron Forum Pro • Posts: 12,016
Re: I wouldn't trust it...

Ryan's a Republican front runner for the 2016 Presidential election.  He's simply moderating his position for the general electorate to appear as more of a centrist.  He's smart enough to know he can't get elected to the POTUS running as far to the right as Romney did.


Roger99 wrote:

Why is he saying it to the public and not to his colleagues? Why isn't he campaigning and lobbying against the current Republican extortion attempt. Sounds to me he is just speaking to his voters after all he isn't VP yet.

ljfinger wrote:

"This isn't a grand bargain. For that, we need a complete rethinking of government's approach to helping the most vulnerable, and a complete rethinking of government's approach to health care. But right now, we need to find common ground. We need to open the federal government. We need to pay our bills today—and make sure we can pay our bills tomorrow. So let's negotiate an agreement to make modest reforms to entitlement programs and the tax code."

Incredible! Another Republican that gets it! And his party's nominee for VP no less!

-- hide signature --

Lee Jay
(see profile for equipment)

-- hide signature --

The one serious conviction one should hold is that nothing should be taken too seriously.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain an idea without necessarily accepting it. -Aristotle
..oh, and I see by the lack of responses that I am right yet again.

 rwbaron's gear list:rwbaron's gear list
Canon EOS 7D Fujifilm X-T1 Fujifilm X-T2 Canon EF 400mm f/5.6L USM Fujifilm XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS +12 more
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow