Paul Ryan

Hold Paul Ryan to His Word

August 19, 2012

At a recent speech in Lakewood, Colorado, Paul Ryan said the following: We believe in the promise of this country. We believe in the idea of this country. And we know that this country—which is the greatest country on the face of this earth, by the way—it’s exceptional for a. . . Continue »

Can Paul Ryan Make the Moral Case for Capitalism?

August 18, 2012

GOP vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan sets forth his basic political philosophy in an August 13, 2012 article for American Spectator, “Who Built America?” Ryan explicitly attempts to make the “moral case” for capitalism, arguing that “people have a God-given right to use their creativity to produce things that improve. . . Continue »