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The Ryan effect -- on brands, even hobbies he likes

Aug 13, 2012
Political stars have a way of driving business. What impact will Paul Ryan’s passion for fitness and outdoor activities have in the marketplace?
Posted In: Paul Ryan

Ads tout veep pick Ryan

Aug 13, 2012
RNC, nonprofit group introduce 'America's Comeback Team'
Posted In: Mitt Romney, Paul Ryan, RNC, 2012 election

Does 'it's the budget, stupid' resonate with voters?

Aug 13, 2012
Republican veep pick Paul Ryan a name for himself by proposing deep cuts in the federal budget. Will his focus on budget issues play well in November?
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Romney's choice of Ryan is about 'substance'

Aug 13, 2012
Politico's Glenn Thrush says Mitt Romney chose to roll the dice with Paul Ryan as his vice president pick because he's betting that voters are craving "substance" and more adult conversations about the deficit and budgets.
Posted In: Paul Ryan, Mitt Romney

Inside vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan's budget plan

Aug 13, 2012
Wisconsin congressman and now Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan will be in Iowa today, talking with voters at the state fair. It'll be Ryan's first solo-appearance since Mitt Romney announced Ryan as his running mate on Saturday.
Posted In: Paul Ryan, budget, Mitt Romney

Cancer ad prompts GOP attack

Aug 10, 2012
Republicans attack Obama over Bain cancer ad
Posted In: 2012 election, Barack Obama, Mitt Romney, campaign finance, Republicans, Bain Capital

Millions spent on Senate ads

Aug 9, 2012
Karl Rove's Crossroads hits Democratic Senate candidates in Montana, Missouri, others
Posted In: 2012 elections, Barack Obama, Mitt Romney, campaign finance, Karl Rove, Jon Tester, Claire McCaskill

Questioning Obama's accountability

Aug 8, 2012
Americans for Prosperity launches first ad of $25 million campaign
Posted In: 2012 election, Mitt Romney, Barack Obama, campaign finance, Americans for Prosperity

Campaign ads crowd out local businesses on airwaves

Aug 8, 2012
Small businesses are seeing higher TV ad rates, fewer time slots in key swing states.
Posted In: ads, television

Obama, Romney draw attention over apps

Aug 8, 2012
With election day now less than three months away, the campaigns of both Mitt Romney and Barack Obama have amped up. One of their newest feats? Mobile apps.
Posted In: app, mid-day extra