“All of [his] statements and comments lead me to believe he is thinking more of a political conquest than a political compromise,” Ryan said of Obama. “And that’s why we’re going to have to have a big debate this spring about how ... to save us from a debt crisis, how to grow our economy.
“Obama is more concerned with 2014 than moving to the middle,” Ryan continued. “He’s wants to move farther to the left.”
Following the speeches from elected officials, the crowd stands at long tables as they dig into BBQ, brunswick stew, cadillac rice at the Law Enforcement Cookout at Wayne Dasher's pond house in Glennville, Ga., on Thursday, April 17, 2014.