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Why Romney’s choice of Ryan won’t help America debate the big issues

Robert Reich, professor of public policy | August 17, 2012

I keep hearing that Mitt Romney’s pick of Paul Ryan “enables the country to have the debate it needs to have,” or “permits us to have a grownup discussion,” or “finally presents America with a real choice.” The New York Times oped page proclaims: “Let the Real Debate Begin!” Debate? What debate? Romney isn’t even … Continue reading »