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The Consequences of the Romney-Ryan Budget Plan on State and Local Budgets

Gov. Romney and Rep. Ryan article icon Issue Brief The Romney-Ryan budget would have devastating consequences for every state in the union.

By Michael Linden and Lori Lodes | Thursday, September 27, 2012

Permitting Poison in the Air Means More Money for the Romney-Ryan Campaign

American flags near an oil refinery in California article icon Issue Brief Gov. Romney and Rep. Ryan's economic plans would interfere with air pollution protections, benefit Big Oil, and threaten public health and safety.

By Daniel J. Weiss and Jackie Weidman | Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Romney-Ryan Plan Slams the Poor, Showers More Money on the Rich

article icon Issue Brief Gov. Mitt Romney's plan, along with his endorsement of Rep. Paul Ryan's budget, calls not for an attack on poverty but for an attack on the poor themselves.

By Melissa Boteach | Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Gov. Romney and Rep. Ryan Want to Drill, Slash, and Sell Our Nation’s Public Lands

Late afternoon in Bryce Canyon article icon Issue Brief Jessica Goad explains how the Republican candidates for the presidency and vice presidency of our nation would drill, slash, and sell our public lands to benefit a few well-connected businesses and individuals.

By Jessica Goad | Monday, September 10, 2012

The Romney-Ryan Ticket: Ceding the Energy Future

Romney speaks at Colorado oil and gas rig in Colorado article icon Issue Brief Richard W. Caperton, Matt Kasper, and Nicholas Richter explain why Gov. Romney and Rep. Ryan's energy plan would reward oil and gas companies while leaving renewable energy industries behind.

By Richard W. Caperton, Matt Kasper, and Nicholas Richter | Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Romney’s Housing Plan: Still Elusive

foreclosure sign in front of house article icon Issue Brief David Abromowitz provides a sampling of positions on housing that Gov. Romney appears to hold based on remarks he or his surrogates have made during the campaign.

By David M. Abromowitz | Saturday, September 1, 2012

Infographic: 5 Romney Flip-Flops

An infographic from Jeremy Ayers shows how Gov. Romney has repeatedly changed his tone on education policy.

By Jeremy Ayers | Thursday, August 30, 2012

Infographic: Obama v. Romney: K-12 Education

An infographic from Jeremy Ayers shows how President Obama and Gov. Romney approach education differently.

By Jeremy Ayers | Thursday, August 30, 2012

Romney’s Paltry Education Plan

Students in middle school hallway article icon Issue Brief Gov. Romney’s plan to improve education lacks the detail and depth the public should expect from a presidential candidate, writes Jeremy Ayers.

By Jeremy Ayers | Thursday, August 30, 2012

6 Questions for Mitt Romney on Gay and Transgender Equality

Gov. Romney at a book signing, smiling. article icon Issue Brief Crosby Burns and Jeff Krehely ask six questions about Gov. Mitt Romney's vague record on gay and transgender issues.

By Crosby Burns and Jeff Krehely | Tuesday, August 28, 2012

The Ryan Budget’s Pell Grant Cuts Put College Out of Reach for Low-Income Students

Rep. Paul Ryan and Sen. Jeff Sessions discuss the Ryan budget proposal article icon Issue Brief Stephen Steigleder explains how Rep. Ryan's budget plan would negatively affect Pell Grants, making college unaffordable for many low-income students who rely on the aid to get a higher education degree.

By Stephen Steigleder | Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Increased Costs During Retirement Under the Romney-Ryan Medicare Plan

Gov. Romney writing on a whiteboard at a news conference article icon Issue Brief David Cutler, Topher Spiro, and Maura Calsyn analyze the impact of the Romney-Ryan plan on current and future seniors and show that the increase in health care costs under the Romney-Ryan plan would be financially debilitating for all seniors.

By David Cutler, Topher Spiro, and Maura Calsyn | Friday, August 24, 2012

The Romney-Ryan Economic Vision

Gov. Romney and Rep. Ryan speak at a campaign event in New Hampshire article icon Issue Brief The Center for American Progress Action Fund explains why the Romney-Ryan ticket is bad for America.

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

The Romney-Ryan Energy Vision Rigs the System for Big Oil

Turbines spin during sunrise at a wind farm article icon Issue Brief Republican candidates Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan have a clear vision for America’s energy future. They want to continue lucrative tax breaks for Big Oil companies while slashing investments in clean energy technologies that create U.S. jobs and keep the United States competitive in the global marketplace.

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

The Real Cost of Romney-Ryan: You Pay More So They Pay Less

Gov. Romney and Rep. Ryan shake hands at a campaign stop in Manchester, New Hampshire. article icon Issue Brief Fact sheet shows how Gov. Romney and Rep. Ryan want to once again rig the system for the rich and let the wealthy get wealthier at the expense of everyone else.

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

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