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WASHINGTON WEEK

August 17, 2012

  • Aired: 08/17/2012
  • 21:27
  • Rating: NR
Mitt Romney’s campaign received a jolt after announcing his running mate, Rep. Paul Ryan. Both campaigns came out swinging with new attacks ranging from policy to personal. Will Paul Ryan’s addition to the campaign change the direction of election? Joining Gwen: Jackie Calmes, The New York Times; Alexis Simendinger, RealClearPolitics; John Harris, POLITICO.
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August 17, 2012
Mitt Romney selected Paul Ryan as his vice Presidential candidate; more political attacks
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