Oh hi there, Paul Ryan.
Has anyone logged into their OKC account to see compatibility with the VP candidate?
It’s that time again! What is your beverage of choice for National Journal’s official debate drinking game?
“[Paul] Ryan, chairman of the House Budget Committee, casts himself as an average Joe, describing the challenges his family faced when his father died suddenly when Ryan was 16. He talks about growing up in Janesville, a town descended from Irish immigrants like his great-great-grandfather, who fled the potato famine in the 1800s. Nearly 70 of his cousins still live in the area, and Ryan likes to recall flipping hamburgers at a local McDonald’s restaurant when he was young.”
“It’s funny, because Iowans and Wisconsinites, we like to be respectful of one another and peaceful with one another and listen to each other. These guys must not be from Iowa or Wisconsin.”
Paul Ryan and Joe Biden will debate on October 11 in Kentucky.
"It’s up to Romney’s team to make a pick that doesn’t harm the ticket, conveys gravitas, and steers clear of too much controversy. Given those factors, the short list is narrowing dramatically. "
New Hampshire Senator Kelly Ayotte is latest VP possibility to appear with Romney on campaign trail. More here.
It’s time to start picking a running mate! The Hotline staff makes their predictions. Once again, I did not make the list. I’ll be posting a list later of why I would make the perfect vice-president.