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Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan

Paul Ryan for VP: A Good Choice…That Could Have Been Better

It’s all over the airwaves and internet now that GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney has picked Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) to be his vice presidential running mate. I think Ryan is a good choice, a solid choice…but not the best choice Romney could have made. While Ryan is one of the best people in Washington right now, he will bring little to the table to energize the conservative base of the GOP. Yes, he is fiscally conservative, but he is not known as a great defender of social conservatism. And without the energy and commitment of social conservatives, any Republican’s hopes for the White House are doomed.

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