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Paul Ryan’s Rough Return

Paul Ryan’s in a bind. Even as he’s being touted as the great white hope for the GOP in 2016, he’s voluntarily strapped himself to the party’s fast-sinking...

The Phenom

Mitt Romney's running mate was doing what he likes best: wonking out. "I'm kind of a powerpoint guy, so I hope you'll bear with me," Paul Ryan told about 2,000...

Cliff Hanger

After 88 days as Mitt Romney's vice-presidential candidate, Paul Ryan is back in his natural habitat: the offices of the House Budget Committee on Capitol Hill...

The Romney/Ryan Ticket Unveiled In Virginia

Norfolk, Virginia The jumbled knot of loyalists arrived early at the U.S.S. Wisconsin, toting signs and chanting slogans as they trudged toward the ship’s wooden...

Biden vs. Ryan: What to Watch For in the Debate

Generally speaking, it takes a political junkie to get excited about a vice presidential debate. Sure, showdowns between running mates can be interesting, and...

The Big Idea Guy

Paul Ryan may be America's most famous budget wonk. But he's more than a number cruncher. Ryan's budget math is drawn from the political and economic theories of...