Many millions of working-age Americans would lose health insurance. Senior citizens would anguish over whether to pay their rent or their medical bills, in a way they have not since the 1960s. Government would be so starved of resources that, by 2050, it would not have enough money for core functions like food inspections and highway maintenance. And the richest Americans would get a huge tax cut.
This is the America that Paul Ryan envisions. And now we know that it is the America Mitt Romney envisions.
SIX THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT RYAN (AND ROMNEY)