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Paul Ryan Claims His Budget 'Preempts Austerity'

Paul Ryan Claims His Budget 'Preempts Austerity'

House Budget Commitee chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) says that his plan to slash government spending on programs for the poor while increasing defense spending and giving tax cuts to the wealthy would actually “prevent austerity.”

We must pass austerity to prevent austerity? Not from the onion. Ryan is a smooth talking confidence man. Nothing more.