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It appears the American public isn't nearly as comfortable sending unaccompanied minors back to Central America as the Republican party might hope.

Our colleague Bob Costa is out with a revealing look at Rep. Paul Ryan's critique of the war on poverty and plans to propose a significant overhaul of the safety net in his upcoming budget.

  • Wonkblog staff
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  • Economy
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  • Mar 3, 2014
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House Republicans today released a much anticipated plan to overhaul the tax code.

It started when business went on the defensive in the 1980s, and then went home, figuring they'd won.

Republicans have lost their reason for being.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Sep 26, 2013
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Six things you need to know about the collapse of the GOP's budget strategy.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Sep 12, 2013
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Sometimes brevity can be clarifying.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Aug 16, 2013
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How the GOP learned to start worrying and hate sequestration -- again.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Aug 1, 2013
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Jindal has gone from diagnosing what's wrong with the Republican Party to personifying it.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Jun 18, 2013
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The Republican Party's incredible shrinking policy agenda.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • May 24, 2013
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What’s striking about this debate is how detached it is from some simple facts about the 2012 election—facts that suggest that the Republican Party doesn’t need an overhaul.

Former Virginia governor Jim Gilmore argues that Republicans' focus on austerity and deficit reduction is the wrong message for the moment.

Recent weeks have birthed the strangest strain of commentary I can remember: The Republican Party's crazy opinions are President Obama's fault.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Jan 18, 2013
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GOP governors say they boosted their states' economies. But did that really happen?

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Aug 29, 2012
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