Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Have a Seat Paul Ryan

Have a seat Paul Ryan. Stop frothing. Obama will deal with the debt, just not in GOP style. He won. You lost. Keep it together because last I checked, Americans liked Social Security, Medicare and caring for the vulnerable. Yes, reforms need to be made. The question is when? During a recovery? And on whose back? For example, instead of raising the social security age, we can raise the payroll tax cap.

"What I was really hoping was he would say, 'I want to deal with this debt crisis before it takes our economy off the rails, before it guarantees our children and our grand children are sated with our debts,' " Ryan said on Laura Ingraham's radio show. "That's really what I was aching to hear."

Ryan attacked Obama's speech for not including direct statements on his plans to deal with entitlement programs. The Hill