Is GOP Budget Guru Paul Ryan Jonah Goldberg Acolyte? | Talking Points Memo

He may be the House GOP’s budget guru, and the conservative author of a plan to reduce deficits by slashing Social Security and Medicare, but Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) isn’t always on the side of the GOP base. Under President Bush, Ryan voted for the bank bailout, and then under President Obama voted to authorize the bailout of the auto industry.

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