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Clinton makes a stop in Minnesota

October 30, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

GOP VP candidate Paul Ryan pays a visit nearby
MINNEAPOLIS The favorite old standby delivered a 38-minute speech. Continue Reading

VP Debate: Biden, Ryan at each other on everything

October 11, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

DANVILLE, Ky. At odds early and often, Joe Biden and Republican Paul Ryan squabbled over the economy, taxes, Medicare and more Thursday night in a contentious, interruption-filled debate. “That is a bunch of malarkey,” the vice president retorted after a particularly tough Ryan attack on the administration’s foreign policy. Continue Reading

Analysis: High stakes for vice presidential debate

October 11, 2012 in The Daily Republic

WASHINGTON (AP) Time running short, Vice President Joe Biden faces the greater burden in his debate with Republican Paul Ryan as he seeks to use the election’s only encounter between presidential running mates to slow Mitt Romney’s momentum and reset the campaign storyline in time for the next Obama-Romney debate.
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Ryan prepares to face Biden, toughest debate foe yet

October 11, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

As in 2008, where Sarah Palin had to convince voters that she was ready for the demands of the vice president’s office, the stakes in this debate are also unusually high. Continue Reading

Experiencing the RNC: Dickinson delegate finds GOP convention in Fla. ‘impressive and powerful’

August 31, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Dickinson resident Frank Klein’s first Republican National Convention did not disappoint. Continue Reading

Ryan: Romney won’t ‘duck tough issues’ on economy

August 30, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Seizing the campaign spotlight, vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan, 42, embraced “the calling of my generation” to help lead the country in tough times Wednesday night and pledged to cheering Republican National Convention delegates and a prime time TV audience that Mitt Romney will make the bold and difficult decisions needed to repair the nation’s economy. Continue Reading

OUR OPINION: Two cheers for Ryan’s focus on ‘moral hazard’

August 25, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

It’s time to give Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., a break: Not because he’s suddenly right on the issues, but because on key parts of American life, his worldview has something useful to say.
And liberals and conservatives alike could use the insights. Continue Reading

David Ward, Erskine, Minn., column: To avoid fiscal cliff, U.S.must take Ryan’s sharp turn

August 18, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Under Ryan’s proposal, spending goes from $3.8 trillion to $4.9 trillion over the next 10 years. That is not my definition of austerity. Continue Reading

Cathy Young, Newsday, column: Does Ryan see the limits of Rand?

August 16, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Does Paul Ryan he recognize Ayn Rand’s blind spots when it comes to wealth, poverty and social obligations? The answer may determine his ability to offer a conservative vision that can work. Continue Reading

THOMAS: Romney shows he means business with pick of Ryan

August 14, 2012 in The Daily Republic

After Paul Ryan’s serious proposal to restructure Medicare which virtually everyone knows must be reformed the response from Democrats was an unserious TV ad, which showed a Ryan look-alike pushing an old woman in a wheelchair over a cliff. Continue Reading