Having delivered massive tax cuts to America’s wealthiest citizens and corporations and consequently driven its budget deficit to peacetime-record levels, House Speaker Paul Ryan has decided wants to spend more time with his kids. One might forgive his exit after two years of dealing with the current and completely unstable occupant of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, but the fact remains: the mess he’s leaving behind proves that his reputation as a”deficit hawk” and “budget and policy wonk” are a complete fiction.