Ryan calls for ending oil subsidies

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  1. VaYank5150
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    Is this just Ryan trying to get people off of his "kill MediCare" message?
     
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    No I think he means it.

    And good for him for raising the issue.
     
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    Boehner and the other GOP faithful won't appreciate it....
     
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    Sounds good to me. Let's cut subsidies and cut the red tape. Let them earn their money by producing gasoline for us to use.
     
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    Nor will the democrats.
     
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    Why would ANYONE? R, D or I be against cutting out corporate welfare for these oil companies?
     
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    Campaign donations

    Potential gas price increases
     
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    This was in his deficit reduction plan the entire time, it's hardly news.
     
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    I swear, this is more and more like the Reagan revolution. The idealogues kept proposing cutting this and that, and the establishment pols kept slapping the knife away.
     
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    Cutting subsidies to anyone, or any group, is not going to be popular with any side you chose in Washington.

    Even though it is the right thing to do........
     
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