Paul Ryan In His Own Words on CNBC

Monday, 13 Aug 2012 | 11:20 AM ET
Rep. Ryan Paul from Wisconsin
Rep. Ryan Paul from Wisconsin

Rep. Paul Ryan, the Wisconsin congressman who is now Mitt Romney's vice presidential choice, has made many appearances on CNBC in his role as chairman of the House Budget Committee and the author of a controversial budget plan that projects spending cuts of $5.3 trillion over ten years. It also calls for a major overhaul of Medicare for future retirees.

Here's a collection of video clips going back to June, 2011:

Congressman Ryan: Bernanke ' Basically Buying Time'
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), weighs in on bank regulation, the U.S. economy, and monetary stimulus. "Our fiscal policy is on a collision course with our monetary policy, and this is the worst recovery since World War II. Having more monetary stimulus is a poor substitute for getting the basics right," says Ryan.
Capitol Hill Showdown on Taxes
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
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.
Where's the Deficit Grand Bargain?
Discussing whether Americans can expect a fiscal deal out of Washington, with CNBC's John Harwood and Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI).
Rep. Ryan's Major Policy Announcement
"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.
Paul Ryan Defends GOP Budget Plan
Leading policymakers are teaming up with the George W. Bush Institute and Forbes Magazine at a special summit to target taxes and growth in America. Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), discusses his budget plan.
Rep. Ryan Responds to Obama's Comments
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.
Rep. Ryan & the True Cost of Obamacare
Will President Obama's health care reforms bankrupt the U.S.? Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI) crunches the numbers, and discusses the GOP's budget alternative.
Rep. Paul Ryan: Keep Medicare intact For Current Seniors
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) explains why the current medicare plan should be kept intact for current seniors. Ryan says it should be saved to reform for the next generation because the program is going bankrupt.
Rep. Paul Ryan's Budget Unveiled
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) shares a proposed budget plan for deficit reduction. Ryan explains the GOP budget plan, which will likely be rejected by Democrats, would end the alternative minimum tax and nearly eliminates taxes from company earnings from overseas.
Rep. Ryan: This is President Obama's Fourth Straight Budget Flop
Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI) and House budget cmte. chairman, discusses the GOP's alternative to President Obama's 2013 budget proposal.
Rep. Paul Ryan on the Fed, Inflation & Jobs
House budget committee chairman, Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI), explains why he is concerned the Fed could tolerate higher inflation in order to help lower the unemployment rate.
Rep. Ryan Questions Bernanke on Jobs & Inflation
Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI), and Budget Committee chairman, questions the Fed chairman about jobs and the inflation rate, saying, "this appears less to be an inflation targeting statement, than an inflation equivocation statement, because we are now targeting deviations."
Rep. Paul Ryan Grills Bernanke on Unemployment
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) asks Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke why policies failed to restore real job and business growth in the U.S and discusses the value of the dollar, saying a course correction from Washington is sorely needed to get America back on track.
House Budget Committee Members: Senate Should Pass Budget Plan
Insight on what the Senate needs to do in order to pass a budget plan that allows entitlement reform and to get debt under control, with Rep. Chris Van Hollen, (D-MD); Rep. James Lankford (R-OK); Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Rep. Karen Bass (D-CA).
Super Committee Super Tax Hike?
Discussing the latest delays in the Congressional super committee, with Rep. Brad Sherman, (D-CA), and Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI).
Waging War on 'Class Warfare'
President Obama's rhetoric is encouraging "class warfare," says Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI). "It's policy uncertainty that's killing businesses," he adds.
The President's Jobs Plan
Weighing in on the President's jobs bill failing a key test vote in the Senate, with Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), who says the President knew that the bill would not pass and a focus on tax reform will aid in economic growth.
Where Are the Jobs?
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) shares his thoughts on a no-cost job creation plan that includes major tax reform and rewards Americans for hard work.
Paul Ryan's Reaction to Jobs Plan
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) shares his thoughts on President Obama's plans for job growth, saying temporary tax rebates and stimulus will not work and will result in a debt hangover.
Debt Deal Moves to Senate
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) says political leaders are taking a right turn on spending and up to now, the nation has not had the leadership on these issues from the right places.
Debt Negotiations Stalled
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), and Rep. Brad Sherman, (D-CA), discuss the state of debt talks as the threat of a debt downgrade looms the markets.
Ryan on Risk of Default
House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) on the debt ceiling negotiations and the first-ever chance of the US defaulting on debt.
Rep. Ryan One-on-One
Rep. Paul Ryan, (R-WI), discusses a likelihood of a government shutdown and the future of Medicare and Medicaid.
Welfare State Tipping Points
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) says the worries on default lie on those people that are net takers instead of net makers in the nation. Instead, a welfare program for people to help themselves get back on their feet is necessary as opposed to a program that doesn't steer the direction for education and improvement is the way to go.
Rep. Ryan: Countdown to Default
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) shares his ideas on the Republicans plans for economic growth.

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