Tag Archives: Paul Ryan

This Week On The Fallon Forum

You can livestream The Fallon Forum at http://www.fallonforum.com  from 12:00-1:00, Monday-Friday. Podcasts available, too.  And you can still catch Bradshaw after Ed starting at 1:30. Dear Friends, I don’t know about you, but I’m pretty excited about Mitt Romney’s pick … Continue reading

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Why What Howard Dean Says About The Ryan-Romney Plan To Voucherize Medicare Is Important

There are young people out there and even older folks who say this:  “I’m sorry, but the only thing I know about Howard Dean is the [fake] scream.” Link to how it was faked. So just for the record, Howard … Continue reading

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Preserve Medicare — Vote Democratic

The Republican plan to eliminate Medicare is known, but Iowans have no idea what’s in store for them. It is a scheme to transfer health care protections for aging Americans to private companies over time. Their plan would end Medicare … Continue reading

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Preserve Social Security–Vote Democratic

When it comes to Social Security, the Democratic Party supports the promise made when President Franklin Delano Roosevelt signed The Social Security Act on Aug. 14, 1935. That promise is that people in society would contribute to Social Security to … Continue reading

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Observations – Branstad Loves Education?

Pardon me if I am skeptical, quite skeptical, about Terry Branstad being a wild eyed reformer in favor of education. This is not the old Terry Branstad who was bad enough. No, this is the new, much more ALECy Branstad. … Continue reading

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