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In Virginia, Ryan Pushes Hard, Targeting Voters Who Voted Obama in ’08

In Virginia, Ryan Pushes Hard, Targeting Voters Who Voted Obama in ’08

Alex Wong/Getty Images(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) — A week and a half before Election Day, Paul Ryan told voters in the critical battleground state of Virginia they have two paths, urging supporters to bring former Barack Obama voters to the Romney ca…

Rep. Paul Ryan Talks Upward Mobility: ‘In This War on Poverty, Poverty Is Winning’

Rep. Paul Ryan Talks Upward Mobility: ‘In This War on Poverty, Poverty Is Winning’

SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages(CLEVELAND) – Paul Ryan said Wednesday that the Republican presidential ticket will do more to help the poor in this country, declaring, “In this war on poverty, poverty is winning,” and calling for a shift fr…

Romney Likens Obama Campaign to Sinking Ship

Romney Likens Obama Campaign to Sinking Ship

Win McNamee/Getty Images(HENDERSON, Nev.) – In his first appearance since the final presidential debate, Mitt Romney stormed into the battleground state of Nevada and characterized President Obama’s campaign as a sinking ship.“These d…

Joe Biden, Paul Ryan Chime in on Final Presidential Debate

Joe Biden, Paul Ryan Chime in on Final Presidential Debate

SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages(NEW YORK) — Vice President Joe Biden said his boss “clearly” made up for his performance in the first presidential debate and the overnight polls seemed to agree, giving President Obama a win in Monday night&rsquo…

Ryan and Boehner Rally Includes Eyebrow-Raising Jokes

Ryan and Boehner Rally Includes Eyebrow-Raising Jokes

Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty Images(DURANGO, Colo.) — Speaker John Boehner joined Paul Ryan on the campaign trail Monday and told the crowd they originally met when Ryan was a student at Miami University of Ohio when he helped Boehner put up yard signs for …

Ryan Tells Iowa Obama Offers ‘Blame and Frustration’

Ryan Tells Iowa Obama Offers ‘Blame and Frustration’

SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages(SIOUX CITY, Iowa) — Paul Ryan hit the president on Sunday at a short rally in Sioux City, Iowa, accusing him of becoming the “very kind of candidate he was then criticizing” four years ago.“You see, the man …

Paul Ryan Urges Early Voting in Ohio

Paul Ryan Urges Early Voting in Ohio

Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images(BELMONT, Ohio) — Paul Ryan rallied a soggy, but hardy crowd at a campground here after a heavy downpour, twice urging those gathered to vote early.“One thing Belmont County can do: if you head to early vot…

Paul Ryan Slams President on Energy Policy

Paul Ryan Slams President on Energy Policy

Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call(MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa.) — For the first time in two months, Paul Ryan stumped in Pennsylvania, landing in this town just outside of Pittsburgh, and rallying a crowd of several hundred on the tarmac.The GOP vice presidential nomin…

Paul Ryan Fundraises with ’47 Percent’ Host

Paul Ryan Fundraises with ’47 Percent’ Host

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.) — Mitt Romney has been trying to distance himself from his infamous “47 percent” comments since they were leaked last month, but his ticket is not distancing itself from the man at whose …

A Wedge Between Romney and Ryan? Notre Dame-BYU Football Game

A Wedge Between Romney and Ryan? Notre Dame-BYU Football Game

Win McNamee/Getty Images(CHICAGO) — Their families may agree on politics, but when it comes to football, the Romney and Ryan families’ college rivalry will be on display this weekend at the Notre Dame-BYU football game in South Bend, Ind.Two of …

Joe Biden Channels Newt Gingrich to Attack Ryan’s Budget

Joe Biden Channels Newt Gingrich to Attack Ryan’s Budget

ABC News(SUN CITY CENTER, Fla.) — While going for the jugular on Rep. Paul Ryan’s budget plans, Vice President Joe Biden borrowed words from former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, who’d called the Wisconsin congressman’s budget proposa…

Paul Ryan Uses Bill Clinton’s Words Against His Democratic Opponents

Paul Ryan Uses Bill Clinton’s Words Against His Democratic Opponents

SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages(FORT MYERS, Fla.) — Paul Ryan responded to comments President Bill Clinton made Thursday while stumping for President Barack Obama, using them as ammunition aimed right back at his Democratic opponents.“The president a…

Paul Ryan Courts Women After ‘Binders Full of Women’ Comment

Paul Ryan Courts Women After ‘Binders Full of Women’ Comment

Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images(OCALA, Fla.) — The courting of female voters has intensified since Mitt Romney and Barack Obama’s debate Tuesday, with the candidates pivoting to focus on women after Romney’s “binders full of …

Biden Says GOP Has ‘Bullets … Aimed at You,’ Confuses Afghanistan and Iran

Biden Says GOP Has ‘Bullets … Aimed at You,’ Confuses Afghanistan and Iran

JIM WATSON/AFP/GettyImages(LAS VEGAS) — Vice President Joe Biden used controversial language to describe the GOP agenda in an exchange with an audience member in Las Vegas Thursday.Biden referenced Young Guns, the book the Republican vice presidential…

Condoleezza Rice Joins Paul Ryan on the Campaign Trail

Condoleezza Rice Joins Paul Ryan on the Campaign Trail

STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages(BEREA, Ohio) — Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice joined Paul Ryan on the campaign trail Wednesday, marking the first time she’s hit the trail for the Romney ticket since she fired up the crowd with a speech at…

Joe Biden, Paul Ryan Continue to Clash on Libya

Joe Biden, Paul Ryan Continue to Clash on Libya

SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages(NEW YORK) — President Obama and former Gov. Mitt Romney squared off Tuesday night, and Wednesday morning their respective running mates continued to clash over what was perhaps the most heated discussion of the debate: the at…

Ohio Soup Kitchen Director Says Paul Ryan ‘Barged In’ for Photo Op

Ohio Soup Kitchen Director Says Paul Ryan ‘Barged In’ for Photo Op

Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — The head of an Ohio soup kitchen where Paul Ryan stopped with his family over the weekend said on Monday that the Romney campaign barged its way in for a photo op.Ryan, his wife Janna, and their ch…

Ryan Tells Ohio Voters They Have a ‘Responsibility’ to Talk to ’08 Obama Voters

Ryan Tells Ohio Voters They Have a ‘Responsibility’ to Talk to ’08 Obama Voters

J.D. Pooley/Getty Image(CINCINNATI) — Paul Ryan made a quick stop Monday in the crucial state of Ohio to remind supporters of their “responsibility” to talk to friends who voted for Barack Obama in 2008, but now “just aren’t as…

Ryan Presses Early Voting, Military Ballot Concerns in Wisconsin

Ryan Presses Early Voting, Military Ballot Concerns in Wisconsin

ABC News(WAUKESHA, Wis.) — Returning home to the same city he came back to after being selected as Mitt Romney’s running mate two months ago, Paul Ryan reminded his hometown crowd to vote early, comparing his party’s success in the state&r…

Sen. Rob Portman Defends Romney’s Use of Libya on Campaign Trail

Sen. Rob Portman Defends Romney’s Use of Libya on Campaign Trail

ABC(NEW YORK) — Sen. Rob Portman of Ohio defended GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney Sunday morning on “This Week” for his use of the deadly incident in Libya to criticize President Obama on the campaign trail. The father of killed U.S. …

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