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  • Sarah Palin Says Paul Ryan Budget ‘a Joke’

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    Former Alaska Governor and vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin blasted Rep. Paul Ryan’s (R-WI) budget as a joke after she realized that Ryan’s budget, which many Tea Party leaders referred to as “fiction,” was actually not a joke – even though he released it on April Fool’s Day.

    Invoking the Wisconsin Badgers who made the Final Four and are from Ryan’s home state, Palin wrote:

    Holy Moly! Are you kidding? You’d think one who is representing the mighty Badgers, who made it to the Final Four based on sacrificial work ethic and discipline that obviously pays off in the end, he who represents the great state of Wisconsin that hosts this underdog celebrated college basketball team, would understand that future success depends on hard work and sacrifices. The latest Ryan (R, Wisconsin) Budget is not an April Fool’s joke.

    Palin said that the budget that was presented, though,”really IS a joke because it is STILL not seeing the problem.”

    “It STILL is not proposing reining in wasteful government overspending TODAY, instead of speculating years out that some future Congress and White House may possibly, hopefully, eh-who-knows, take responsibility for today’s budgetary selfishness and shortsightedness to do so,” she …read more