TPMDC caught up with Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D-MD) and asked him about the shadow Republican budget drafted by Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) that the House GOP leadership is running away from:
“That’s their budget plan. He’s the ranking Republican member on the Budget Committee. That is their so-called roadmap. And it’s a roadmap right into the economic ditch that we got ourselves to begin with.”
More of Brian Beutler’s interview with Van Hollen here.
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