What Republican delegates are saying about veep nominee Paul Ryan:
"I think he's a rock star for the Republicans." — Allie Burgin of Wynnewood, Okla.
"He'll definitely shake things up." — Gary Inmon of San Antonia, Texas.
"We shouldn't be afraid of big ideas." — Scott Baker of Willis, Texas, an alternate delegate who says Ryan bring big ideas on Medicare and Social Security.
"It's nice to have someone from my generation, and someone who's a Catholic, and a conservative. I can very much identify with him." — Patrick Burns of Marietta, Ga.
— Gerrad Carson
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