Paul Ryan sends a chill down Scrooge’s spine

John Nichols writes that, as Yemeni children starve to death every day, House Speaker Paul Ryan shamefully used his power last week to block a House vote on ending U.S. support for the Saudi-led bombardment of Yemen. > Cap Times

What the hell is wrong with Paul Ryan?

At a point when the whole world is demanding urgent action to end the Saudi-led bombardment and starvation of Yemen, the Speaker of the House has been scheming to prevent congressional debate on a resolution to get the United States out of a humanitarian crisis. > The Nation

Mark Pocan seeks to end America’s immoral role in largely secret war


Working for months to end U.S. participation in the Yemen conflict, whereby the U.S. is providing massive support to Saudi Arabia’s brutal military campaign in Yemen, U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan has figured out a smart strategy for breaking the congressional gridlock and forcing action on what is literally a matter of life and death for millions. > Cap Times