There is something obscene in comparing Tea Party darling Paul Ryan to Teddy Roosevelt or John F. Kennedy, because those great Americans believed in this country and they had faith in government’s ability to be a force for good in people’s lives.
Stumping in Florida Monday, Mitt Romney charged President Obama’s Affordable Care Act will “cut more than $700 billion” out of Medicare. What Romney didn’t say was that his running-mate’s budget — approved by House Republicans and by Romney himself — would cut Medicare by the same amount.
ELIZABETH — A Rahway man was convicted earlier today on two counts of first degree armed robbery and related weapon charges, announced Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
SEA GIRT – Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa and Colonel Rick Fuentes today visited the State Police training academy during the Physical Qualification Test (PQT) to observe people in the current pool of applicants vie for a spot in the next academy classes. The Attorney General used the opportunity to discuss the encouraging diversity in the applicant pool.
As Bill Clinton is resurrected by the Democrats, George W. Bush is being erased by the GOP — as if an entire eight years of American history hadn’t happened.
If Americans who are embracing Rep. Paul Ryan’s “Path to Prosperity” — and that now includes Mitt Romney — spent a few minutes reviewing a few recent research reports, they just might conclude that the Wisconsin Republican’s plan to reduce the deficit might better be renamed the “Path to the Poorhouse” because of what it would mean to the Medicare program and many senior citizens.