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Watch: Sen. Rob Portman's Attack Dog "VP Screen Test"

Jay413 Wrote: Jul 16, 2012 1:59 PM
Attack dog?????? He's not even a good attack pussycat!! Romney needs someone MORE lively than himself. Portman may be competent, but he brings no excitement at all.

The political class awaits Mitt Romney's choice for number two with bated breath, and this weekend gave Veepwatchers a chance to examine one of the names atop the list. On Saturday, Senator Rob Portman of Ohio gave the weekly Republican address, which you could think of as a sort of "VP screen test," offering a glimpse of his style as an attack dog. Watch as he hits President Obama for his failed economic policies and touts the Republican solutions, and see if you can imagine him on the stump as Mitt Romney's main surrogate: