Romney-Ryan: The Bain & Co. Ticket

At first glance, Mitt Romney’s choice of Paul Ryan as his running mate pick is baffling. For months, a key component of Romney’s strategy has been policy vagueness -- avoiding specific, attackable proposals and keeping the focus on the unpopular incumbent. Now he has chosen a running mate with his own detailed, and easily attacked, fiscal plan.

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