Well Done, Paul Ryan!

Paul Ryan

Once again, Representative Paul Ryan deserves credit.

He deserves credit for acknowledging that this country has a serious problem and for putting forth a specific (if yet lacking in crucial details) plan to solve it.

Ryan’s basic premise in his budget proposal is right: If we do nothing, we’re screwed.

You can disagree with how Ryan proposes to solve the problem (and I very much disagree), but at least he’s acknowledging it and offering a solution.

The Democrats, meanwhile, just keep hoping you won’t notice there’s a problem.

For the U.S. to solve its debt and deficit crisis, the head-in-the-sand approach is as cowardly as it is ineffective.

There are hard choices to make.

It’s time both sides acknowledged that, published their respective proposals, and started making them.

SEE ALSO: Here Are The Details Of Paul Ryan’s Budget Plan

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