tax loopholes

Actions Speak Louder Than Words

Fighting for something you've been "fighting" against. This latest bit of congressional hypocrisy is brought to you by none other than House Budget Committee Chairman, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.). Ryan often claims that closing tax loopholes is a great way to reign in the budget deficit. And he's right. However, while espousing the virtues of closing loopholes, Ryan has also spent his career fighting for them for his biggest campaign donors.