Paul Ryan http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/26558/all en UPDATE 3-U.S. Republicans weigh short-term debt limit increase http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130117/update-1-ryan-says-us-republicans-weigh-short-term-debt-limit-i <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Budget chairman looks ahead to March fiscal deadlines</p> <p>* Obama has vowed not to negotiate over the debt limit</p> <p>* At least a three-month extension is under discussion</p> <p>By David Lawder and Rachelle Younglai</p> <p>WILLIAMSBURG, Va., Jan 17 (Reuters) - House Republicans signaled on Thursday they might support a short-term extension of U.S. borrowing authority next month so they can move on to budget battles that could offer them more political leverage.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130117/update-1-ryan-says-us-republicans-weigh-short-term-debt-limit-i" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Economic policy Economics Economy of the United States Entertainment Environment Fiscal policy Government Health Paul Ryan Politics United States Thomson Reuters Thu, 17 Jan 2013 19:45:54 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5735792 at http://www.globalpost.com Ryan blames 2012 US Republican loss on poor communication, turnout http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/ryan-blames-2012-us-republican-loss-poor-communication-turnout <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Ryan ends self-imposed public silence on election</p> <p>* Again focused on his job as budget-cutting House chairman</p> <p>By Thomas Ferraro</p> <p>WASHINGTON, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Ending a self-imposed silence about the November election, 2012 Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan said on Wednesday that he and presidential running mate Mitt Romney lost not because of ideas, but due to ineffective communication.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/ryan-blames-2012-us-republican-loss-poor-communication-turnout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Human migration Joe Biden Paul Ryan Politics United States Thomson Reuters Wed, 23 Jan 2013 22:15:53 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5738575 at http://www.globalpost.com US House budget chief: automatic spending cuts 'going to happen' http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130127/us-house-budget-chief-automatic-spending-cuts-going-happen <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Automatic spending cuts due to kick in March 1</p> <p>* Ryan says "no one" talking about a government shutdown</p> <p>By Margaret Chadbourn</p> <p>WASHINGTON, Jan 27 (Reuters) - Automatic spending cuts postponed at the start of the year will go into effect as scheduled in March but "no one" is talking about allowing a U.S. government shutdown, the Republican House of Representatives Budget Committee chairman said on Sunday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130127/us-house-budget-chief-automatic-spending-cuts-going-happen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Economic policy Economy of the United States Entertainment Environment Health Labor Law Paul Ryan Politics United States public debt Thomson Reuters Sun, 27 Jan 2013 19:15:19 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5740219 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Paul Ryan's U.S. budget plan sees balance by 2023, modestly deeper cuts http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130306/update-1-paul-ryans-us-budget-plan-sees-balance-2023-modestly-d <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Budget to take advantage of tax hikes, lower war spending</p> <p>* Ryan sees "modest changes" to achieve balance in 10 years</p> <p>* Will be difficult to reconcile with Democratic proposal</p> <p>By David Lawder</p> <p>WASHINGTON, March 6 (Reuters) - House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan said on Wednesday he would unveil a "no-surprises" Republican budget next week that reaches balance in 10 years with only modestly deeper spending cuts than those he proposed a year ago.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130306/update-1-paul-ryans-us-budget-plan-sees-balance-2023-modestly-d" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Economy of the United States Government Health Healthcare reform in the United States Labor Paul Ryan Social Issues Thomson Reuters Thu, 07 Mar 2013 01:30:22 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5775618 at http://www.globalpost.com Ryan says U.S. budget deal possible as he readies his own plan http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130310/ryan-says-us-budget-deal-possible-he-readies-his-own-plan <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Ryan to repeat controversial health proposals</p> <p>* Says had a "frank" lunch discussion with Obama</p> <p>* No agreement on big ideas, but smaller deal possible</p> <p>By Andy Sullivan</p> <p>WASHINGTON, March 10 (Reuters) - The Republicans' point person on fiscal issues in Congress said on Sunday that compromise with President Barack Obama is possible on taxes and spending even though his soon-to-be-unveiled budget plan faces certain rejection from Obama's Democrats.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130310/ryan-says-us-budget-deal-possible-he-readies-his-own-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Economic policy Education Government Health Labor Paul Ryan Politics Social Issues Technology United States Thomson Reuters Sun, 10 Mar 2013 16:00:23 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5778897 at http://www.globalpost.com Can Paul Ryan sell immigration reform to conservatives? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130626/can-paul-ryan-sell-immigration-reform-conservatives <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Caren Bohan</p> <p>WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Paul Ryan, the Republican congressman and former vice-presidential candidate best known for his war on spending, is emerging as his party's leading champion of immigration reform in the U.S. House of Representatives.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130626/can-paul-ryan-sell-immigration-reform-conservatives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Environment Health Human Interest Immigration law Immigration reform Immigration to the United States Labor Paul Ryan Politics Social Issues Thomson Reuters Wed, 26 Jun 2013 20:01:40 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5868468 at http://www.globalpost.com Republican Ryan wary of shutdown strategy on Obamacare http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130804/republican-ryan-wary-shutdown-strategy-obamacare <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Caren Bohan</p> <p>WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Influential Republican congressman Paul Ryan disagreed on Sunday with the idea of using the threat of a government shutdown as a means of trying to get rid of President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law known as "Obamacare."</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130804/republican-ryan-wary-shutdown-strategy-obamacare" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Caren Bohan Health Labor Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Paul Ryan Paul Ryan Politics Social Issues Thomson Reuters Sun, 04 Aug 2013 20:03:22 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5902435 at http://www.globalpost.com Republican Paul Ryan says debt limit is 'forcing action' on budget http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131001/republican-paul-ryan-says-debt-limit-forcing-action-budget <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senior House of Representatives Republican Paul Ryan said on Tuesday that a mid-October deadline to raise the U.S. borrowing limit is a "forcing action" for a budget deal.</p> <p>"We have a debt limit coming ... in about two weeks," Ryan told reporters at a brief news conference. The House Budget Committee chairman added: "Most budget agreements in the past have always involved debt limit increases."</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131001/republican-paul-ryan-says-debt-limit-forcing-action-budget" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Economy of the United States Paul Ryan Thomson Reuters Tue, 01 Oct 2013 17:53:31 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5949510 at http://www.globalpost.com Paul Ryan wants narrower focus for new budget talks http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131024/congressman-paul-ryan-sees-narrower-focus-new-budget-talks <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By David Lawder</p> <p>WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A new round of U.S. budget negotiations starting next week should focus more narrowly on replacing automatic spending cuts rather than an elusive "grand bargain," House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan said on Thursday.</p> <p>Ryan told Reuters in an interview that simply maintaining the automatic "sequester" cuts was the fallback position for Republicans if Democrats do not agree to substitute longer-term savings on expensive federal benefits programs.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131024/congressman-paul-ryan-sees-narrower-focus-new-budget-talks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Education Health Healthcare reform in the United States Labor Paul Ryan Politics Social Issues Technology United States Congress Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction United States federal budget Thomson Reuters Thu, 24 Oct 2013 20:31:41 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5970062 at http://www.globalpost.com Republican budget leader Paul Ryan faces key test in fiscal talks http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131029/republican-budget-leader-paul-ryan-faces-key-test-fiscal-talks <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By David Lawder</p> <p>WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Paul Ryan, the Republican Party's fiscal visionary, faces a major test in budget talks starting this week: Can he move from ideology and theoretical blueprints to practical deal-making?</p> <p>The influential House of Representatives Budget Committee chairman has a lot at stake, including his clout among Republican members of Congress and any aspirations he may have for the party's presidential nomination in 2016.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131029/republican-budget-leader-paul-ryan-faces-key-test-fiscal-talks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Health Labor Law Paul Ryan Paul Ryan Politics Social Issues United States Congress Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction United States federal budget Thomson Reuters Tue, 29 Oct 2013 18:01:27 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5974247 at http://www.globalpost.com Budget talks in Congress may offer clues to Ryan's political future, positioning in GOP http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/131031/budget-talks-congress-may-offer-clues-ryans-political-future <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>WASHINGTON - To hear Rep. Paul Ryan tell it, a bipartisan group of congressional negotiators has the chance to take the first steps toward fixing a serious problem: a debt-ridden federal government facing an onslaught of retiring baby boomers draining entitlement programs.</p> <p>If successful, "we'll restore confidence in Washington," Ryan said this week at the start of House-Senate budget talks. "The bar is pretty low right now. Let's see if we can clear it."</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. 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Paul Ryan tells "CBS This Morning" the deal he brokered with Democratic Sen. Patty Murray of Washington state was the best possible at a time of "divided government."</p> <p>The Wisconsin congressman went on the air Thursday to tout the agreement that, among other things, restores $63 million in mandatory spending cuts.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. 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Paul Ryan says House leaders planning to tackle immigration with multiple bills http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140123/us-rep-paul-ryan-says-house-leaders-planning-tackle-immigrat <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>SAN ANTONIO - U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan says House Republicans will tackle immigration reform in pieces rather than the Senate's comprehensive approach.</p> <p>Ryan said Thursday that separating issues like border security and guest worker programs into multiple bills was the smart approach. He said the House won't go to conference with the Senate plan and says he doesn't want to end up with some "1,000-page bill."</p> <p>The GOP House caucus is meeting next week for its annual retreat. House Speaker John Boehner has said immigration will be at the top of the agenda.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. 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