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Happy Monday.

Here's an excellent explanation of the Ryan-Wyden Medicare plan; we'll be expected to know the details so we can counter the Left's incessant Mediscaring.

Last night, while introducing Rep. Ryan in Waukesha, Wisconsin, Gov. Romney utterly destroyed a heckler: "Mr. President, take your campaign out of the gutter."

There's a pre-Ryan national poll out this morning that shows the race statistically tied. The same poll found the race tied back in May, which means that a month and a half of expensive Obama attack ads got the President nowhere.

I don't buy the line that Romney picked Ryan because Romney was in trouble. There's simply no evidence that Romney's campaign was in trouble and the folks making that claim are exactly the people who opposed a Romney candidacy in the first place. In other words, they're folks just dying to tell us "I told you so."

Romney withstood the Obama onslaught that McCain couldn't. This is not a repeat of Election 2008.

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posted by Gabriel Malor at 06:51 AM

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