Paul Ryan http://wrvo.org en Area politicians weigh in on federal budget proposal http://wrvo.org/post/area-politicians-weigh-federal-budget-proposal <p></p><p>A small group, organized by the Onondaga County Democratic Committee, protested outside the Onondaga County Republican headquarters in Syracuse over Paul Ryan’s 2015 federal budget proposal. Area Democrats are upset about entitlement cuts while Republicans insist balancing the budget is a good idea.&nbsp;</p><p>About 12 people showed up to protest “Path to Prosperity,” the Republican budget that cuts about $5 trillion of federal spending over the next ten years.</p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 19:10:21 +0000 Tom Magnarelli 54017 at http://wrvo.org Syracuse "nuns on the bus" oppose Republican budget proposal http://wrvo.org/post/syracuse-nuns-bus-oppose-republican-budget-proposal <div>The Republican federal budget proposal is being targeted by a Washington-based movement called Nuns on the Bus. Earlier this month, a group of nuns and others from local faith communities traveled around Syracuse in a school bus to spread their message in solidarity with the movement. Thu, 30 Aug 2012 16:51:53 +0000 Ellen Abbott 25143 at http://wrvo.org Syracuse "nuns on the bus" oppose Republican budget proposal Paul Ryan's impact on NY House races debated http://wrvo.org/post/paul-ryans-impact-ny-house-races-debated <p>Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney&rsquo;s choice of Paul Ryan as his running mate will impact New York&rsquo;s competitive House races. But whether the effect will be good or bad depends on who you talk to.<br /><br /> Wed, 15 Aug 2012 13:34:49 +0000 Karen DeWitt 24390 at http://wrvo.org Paul Ryan's impact on NY House races debated Republican Senate candidate on the issues http://wrvo.org/post/republican-senate-candidate-issues <p>The Republican candidate for US Senate, Wendy Long, is describing herself as pro-hydrofracking, for entitlement reform and focused on beating her opponent. Long spoke with reporters in Albany Monday and talked about everything from Paul Ryan to tort reform.</p><p> Tue, 14 Aug 2012 20:59:14 +0000 Catherine Loper 24352 at http://wrvo.org Republican Senate candidate on the issues State GOP chairman: Paul Ryan will "play well" in NY races http://wrvo.org/post/state-gop-chairman-paul-ryan-will-play-well-ny-races <p>The head of the New York state Republican Party predicts that the choice of Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) as Mitt Romney&rsquo;s vice presidential candidate will be helpful in some portions of New York state.</p><p> Tue, 14 Aug 2012 13:28:55 +0000 Karen DeWitt 24321 at http://wrvo.org