Patrick T. Brown
Patrick T. Brown
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Patrick T. Brown writes from Princeton, New Jersey. He formerly worked for the social policy department of Catholic Charities USA and is a 2011 graduate of the University of Notre Dame. His work has appeared online at First Things, The Washington Times, and Public Discourse, among others, and he is on Twitter at @PTBwrites.
The Poor Need Paul Ryan To Refuse The Speaker’s Job

Paul Ryan might make a good Speaker of the House, but Americans need his credibility as a legislator focused on poverty and opportunity even more.