Rep. Paul RyanPaul Davis RyanAmash: Trump incorrect in claiming Congress didn't subpoena Obama officials Democrats hit Scalia over LGBTQ rights Three-way clash set to dominate Democratic debate MORE (R-Wis.) ratcheted up the rhetoric today at a "Tea Party" rally in Madison, Wis.

Democrats just "want you to pay up and shut up," Ryan said, according to the Wisconsin Radio Network.

"Your patriotic duty is to pay more and more taxes, because our government is smarter than you are," Ryan said of the Democrats' position.

The Wisconsin conservative said an expansion of the federal government would intrude into Americans lives.

"We don