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Who Is Paul Ryan?

ole47 Wrote: Aug 22, 2012 1:00 AM
I like that Ryan and Romney have both said we should not be distracted by the name-calling and sleazy accusations from the left, but stay focused on the real issues - that being the economy and job creation. Romney's campaign has been rejuvinated by his selection of Ryan as VP. And I can easily see how he could end up running for President in 8 years. If they stick to their principles, continue to discuss the issues as adults and don't fall for the distractions, Obama is TOAST!
wpeeters Wrote: Aug 22, 2012 2:49 AM
Couldn't agree more. Beat him on the issues because he's second to NONE on the sleazeballing and name calling. No way you can beat a liberal on that field.
I wanted to like Paul Ryan.

Before he was nationally known, Rep. Ryan visited me at ABC, and we went to lunch. He was terrific. He was a rare politician, one who actually cared about America's coming debt crisis and the unfairness of entitlements. He even talked about F.A. Hayek's "The Road to Serfdom"! If only more politicians thought that way.

But then the housing bubble burst. Ryan voted for TARP. Then he voted for the auto bailout. Who is this guy? I thought he believed in markets!

At Fox, when I got my own TV show, I asked him about...