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House Budget Committee Chairman Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., left, accompanied by Senate Budget Committee Chair Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington.  (AP Photo/ Scott Applewhite, File)

Ryan strikes collaborative tone in opening talks

WASHINGTON (AP) — 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 […]

10/31/2013

House Budget Committee chairman Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., walks to his office on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci, File)

Negotiators looking for only a small budget deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — Forget a grand bargain. Reaching even a small budget deal will be a challenge when negotiators start meeting next week in an effort to salvage any kind of agreement in the aftermath […]

10/24/2013

Texas Rangers CEO and President Nolan Ryan. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade, File)

Nolan Ryan retiring as CEO of Texas Rangers

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Nolan Ryan is retiring after six seasons as CEO of the Texas Rangers. The 66-year-old Ryan said Thursday this is the right time for him step down from his job overseeing […]

10/17/2013

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House votes to prevent March 27 federal shutdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans pushed legislation through the House on Wednesday to ease the short-term impact of $85 billion in spending cuts and prevent a government shutdown this month.

03/06/2013

Ryan to middle class: Obama tax hike coming to you

  DANVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Republican Paul Ryan says there aren’t enough rich Americans to tax to pay for all of President Barack Obama’s spending. Ryan tells viewers of the vice presidential debate, quote, “Watch […]

10/11/2012

Catholics Biden, Ryan talk abortion in debate

  DANVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Vice presidential hopefuls Joe Biden and Paul Ryan say their Catholic faith informs their public policy decisions, but they come down on different sides of the abortion debate. Biden, President […]

10/11/2012

VP Debate: Biden, Ryan at each other on everything

  DANVILLE, Ky. (AP) — At odds early and often, Joe Biden and Republican Paul Ryan squabbled over the economy, taxes, Medicare and more Thursday night in a contentious, interruption-filled debate. “That is a bunch […]

10/11/2012

Biden, Ryan clash over Medicare, Social Security

  DANVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden and congressman Paul Ryan are clashing over their plans for Medicare and Social Security, government programs for seniors. Often appearing exasperated by Ryan, Biden says he […]

10/11/2012

Ryan prepares to take on skilled debater Biden

WASHINGTON (AP) – To prepare for his biggest test yet on the national stage, untested debater Paul Ryan has been hauling two thick briefing books around the country and intently studying up on Vice President […]

10/10/2012

Ryan: Romney won't 'duck tough issues' on economy (video)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) – Seizing the Republican National Convention spotlight, vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan welcomed “the calling of my generation” to help lead the country in tough times  Wednesday night and pledged that Mitt […]

08/30/2012

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