Unless we act soon, government spending on health and retirement programs will crowd out spending on everything else, including national securityGOP raises red flag over U.S. debt Apr 09, 2011
His quote was deeply inaccurate. It was a gross mischaracterization of the House Republican budget planRyan answers Gingrich attack over Medicare May 22, 2011
Nobody wants to play around with the country's credit ratingObama taking budget plan to forums Apr 18, 2011
Put these reforms in now, they don't take effect for 10 years to give people time to prepareRep. Paul Ryan downplays Medicare cuts May 01, 2011
It adds further instability to our system, more uncertainty and it punishes job creationObama: Plan 'not class warfare. It's math' Sep 19, 2011
Paul Davis Ryan (born January 29, 1970) is the U.S. Representative for Wisconsin's 1st congressional district, serving since 1999. He is a member of the Republican Party, and has been ranked among the party's most influential voices on economic policy. Ryan has long been considered a possible running mate for the 2012 presumptive Republican presidential nominee, Mitt Romney, with reports surfacing on August 10, 2012, that Romney had selected Ryan as his running mate.