Ryan Falls Apart When Asked How Romney Will Pay For Tax Cuts For The RichSource:
PoliticusUSA (ABC News)
Sunday, September 9, 2012
Paul Ryan fell apart today when George Stephanopoulos asked the Vice Presidential nominee how Mitt Romney will pay for the $5 trillion in tax cuts for the rich.
Stephanopoulos:.."How do you make the math work without eliminating the big
deductions that middle-class families rely on?"
Ryan: "Well, first of all, that -- those claims have been pretty [much] discredited.
There have been five different studies."
Stephenopoulos..."How have they been discredited?"
Ryan: "That show -- that this -- that this plan works. So the analysis you're
citing wasn't even an analysis of the Romney plan. But here's the point
I am trying to make here, George. We think the secret to economic
growth is lower tax rates for families and successful small businesses
by plugging loopholes."
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