Paul Ryan


  • Is Paul Ryan a Good Choice?     Monday, 13 Aug 2012 | 5:00 AM ET

    Sara Taylor Fagen, partner at DDC, told CNBC, that the choice of Paul Ryan as Mitt Romney's running mate would bring the focus back to the big issues facing the US economy.

  • Obama Campaign Attacks Romney's pick     Monday, 13 Aug 2012 | 4:00 AM ET

    Paul Donovan, senior international economist at UBS, told CNBC that Mitt Romney's choice of Paul Ryan as a running mate will cast a very deep ideological divide at the upcoming election.

  • CNBC's John Carney and Robert Frank discuss the details of Romney and Ryan's tax plan, and weigh in on whether investors will jump on Facebook shares after its lockup expires.

  • Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney (L) jokes with U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) (R) after announcing him as the 'next PRESIDENT of the United States' during an event announcing him as his vice presidential running mate.

    Likely Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney announced on Saturday that Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan would be his vice presidential running mate. Here are some official reactions to the news.

  • Obama Is Distracting the Country: Rep. Ryan Tuesday, 10 Jul 2012 | 1:03 PM ET

    Rep. Paul Ryan tells CNBC’s “Squawk Box” that President Obama’s plan to extend the Bush- era tax cuts only for those making less than $250,000 a year is a “distraction.”

  • Capitol Hill Showdown on Taxes     Tuesday, 10 Jul 2012 | 8:34 AM ET

    Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI), discusses election year politics; the House proposal on tax cuts and how it differs from President Obama's plans.

  • Rep. Paul Ryan on Fixing the Fiscal Cliff     Thursday, 31 May 2012 | 3:30 PM ET

    Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) discusses efforts made to prevent the fiscal cliff from happening at the end of the year. "The president hasn't proposed a single solution [to the fiscal cliff] in any of his four budget submissions he sent to Congress," says Ryan.

  • Paul Ryan Blames Democrats for Debt Woes Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 10:47 PM ET
    Rep. Ryan Paul from Wisconsin

    Asked what he would be willing to give up to address the U.S. debt crisis, Rep. Paul Ryan stood his ground Tuesday and insisted it was Democrats who needed to cede ground.

  • Ryan’s Rise From Follower to G.O.P. Trailblazer Monday, 30 Apr 2012 | 11:38 AM ET
    House Budget Chairman Paul Ryan, R-Wisc., holds a copy of his budget proposal 'The Path to Prosperity' during a news conference on the FY2012 budget resolution on Tuesday, April 5, 2011.

    From catfish to Rage Against the Machine, Rep. Paul Ryan has become perhaps the most influential policy maker in the GOP, its de facto head of economic policy, The New York Times says.

  • Rep. Ryan's Major Policy Announcement     Thursday, 26 Apr 2012 | 8:05 AM ET

    "We need a single-minded focus on restoring economic growth," says Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI) sharing details on his new economic policy ahead of his address at Georgetown University later this morning.

  • Taxing Times for Americans     Monday, 16 Apr 2012 | 7:42 AM ET

    David Walker, Comeback America Initiative founder & CEO, discusses the federal budget deficit; the presidential race; taxes and the "Buffet Rule," as well as the high cost of health care.

  • Rep. Ryan's Controversial Budget     Tuesday, 10 Apr 2012 | 10:41 AM ET

    Jim Stewart, The New York Times columnist, discusses his latest Op-ed on Paul Ryan's budget plan.

  • Donald Trump sharply criticizes the timing of the release of GOP Rep. Paul Ryan's budget plan, saying it could lead to a Republican loss in this year's Presidential election.

  • Arthur Laffer, former economic advisor to the Reagan administration and inventor of the Laffer Curve.

    President Obama’s recent criticism of the Republican budget plan misses the mark, former Reagan economic advisor Art Laffer told Larry Kudlow Thursday.

  • Rep. Paul Ryan Strikes Back at Obama Remarks Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | 9:25 PM ET
    Rep. Ryan Paul from Wisconsin

    Following a stinging criticism of his federal budget proposal by President Obama, Republican Congressman Paul Ryan lashed back on Tuesday.

  • Rep. Ryan Responds to Obama's Comments     Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | 7:41 PM ET

    History will not be kind to a President who chose to duck and run, says Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI), responding to Obama's comments on the Republican's "Trojan Horse" budget plan, saying it is the President who is distorting the truth and dividing Americans.

  • Obama Takes Aim at 'Radical' GOP Budget Plan Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | 3:38 PM ET
    President Barack Obama speaking at the Associated Press luncheon during the ASNE Convention.

    In a blistering  election-year critique, President Obama warns that the House GOP budget plan represents "an attempt to impose a radical vision on our country."

  • President Obama on Ryan's Budget     Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | 1:12 PM ET

    President Barack Obama remarks on the U.S. economy and says, "our discretionary spending is lower than it's been in decades."

  • GOP Race Heads to Wisconsin     Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | 11:00 AM ET

    Three states are voting in the GOP primary today. CNBC's John Harwood explains why Wisconsin is critical to the overall outcome.

  • Obamacare Will Bankrupt US: Rep. Paul Ryan Tuesday, 27 Mar 2012 | 8:56 PM ET
    Rep. Ryan Paul from Wisconsin

    President Obama's health care law, now in front of the U.S. Supreme Court, will cause an implosion of the health care system and an implosion of our public debt, Ryan told Larry Kudlow.