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Doocy Defends Ryan: 'What's The Matter With Being An Ideologue?'

Fox News co-host Steve Doocy on Monday attempted spin Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan's "ideologue" label as an advantage to Mitt Romney's campaign. During a series of interviews on Sunday, Obama campaign adviser David Axelrod

Lindsey Graham: 'Stupid' To Let Tax Cuts For Wealthy Expire

South Carolina Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham on Sunday said President Barack Obama's plan to let tax cuts for the wealthiest Americans expire was "stupid." During an interview on CNN, host Candy Crowley asked Graham if he would be willing to

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." NBC's David

Christie: Americans 'On Couch Waiting For Government Check'

Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie says that American are turning into couch potatoes, just sitting around waiting on their next check from the government. Speaking to the Bush Institute Conference on Taxes and Economic Growth in New York

Paul Ryan Refuses To Define 'Rich': 'These Are Job Creators'

House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) on Tuesday refused to define "rich" because the wealthiest Americans were "job creators," and accused President Barack Obama of "verbal tantrums" for calling his proposed budget "thinly veiled social