Healthcare Policies and Laws

Paul Ryan continues his assault on Obamacare and Medicare — this time on the 'Charlie Rose' show

Paul Ryan continues his assault on Obamacare and Medicare — this time on the 'Charlie Rose' show

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) seems to be constitutionally unable to avoid making misstatements about the Affordable Care Act or Medicare, two programs he has the knives out for. He doesn’t put it that way, of course — he hides his demolition plans behind the language of “fixing” the programs, but his “fixes” resemble what Mafia dons mean when they talk about “fixing” a stoolie or a pet owner means by “fixing” a cat.

We previously debunked the statements Ryan delivered...

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