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Paul Ryan on His Father´s Private
Battle, Family, and ´House of Cards´

Parade Magazine, by Andy Abrahams

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Posted By:MissMolly, 8/16/2014 4:36:54 AM

When Mitt Romney chose Paul Ryan to be his running mate in 2012, the most dramatic detail in the potential veep’s biography was the tragic loss of his father when Ryan was just 16. In his new book, The Way Forward, the Wisconsin congressman reveals for the first time how the elder Ryan struggled with alcohol. “I adored my dad,” says Ryan. “But I learned about what alcoholism can do to the person you love. You don’t want it to happen to you.” In an interview with Andy Abrahams, Ryan, 44, also discusses losing the 2012 election and whether he’ll

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I am a big Ryan fan.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: DCGIRL, 8/16/2014 6:14:12 AM     (No. 9967866)

Don´t like Paul Ryan, don´t trust Paul Ryan and I think he is incompetent.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Lala, 8/16/2014 6:35:01 AM     (No. 9967872)

He has turned into a huge disappointment. I had hoped he would be a leader, but not so. Following on amnesty. Too bad.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: lil dotty, 8/16/2014 6:52:56 AM     (No. 9967882)

Interest was lost when this fellow turned his back on Conservatives. So he wrote a book! Yeah! So did Hillary Clinton. Neither one is on the must read list


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Reply 4 - Posted by: stablemoney, 8/16/2014 9:19:54 AM     (No. 9968056)

I have heard not a peep of opposition to the outrages of the democrat party from Paul Ryan. No, he is working with Patty Murray, or off with La Raza. Sorry, but I am guessing that is not exactly what conservatives want.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: MirJoy, 8/16/2014 10:04:57 AM     (No. 9968107)

Bad Form - should not be doing this for the hollow reason to gain higher office. I must say I was fooled when Romney chose him.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: broken01, 8/19/2014 11:59:53 AM     (No. 9971849)

He was on O´Really´s show yesterday. O´Loofah was reporting from Ferguson so he had painted face Eric Bolling from The Five as the host. Someone in makeup needs to help Eric out because he´s putting it on a little too thick. Paul Ryan is not ready for prime time. He couldn´t handle the VP circus clown Biden in their only debate. That doofus came out swinging and poor Ryan got knocked out. He also got suckered by another democrat "brainiac" in Patty Murray. This woman is dumber than Senator Boxer and that´s saying something and Ryan still got hustled. So what he wrote a book. For me it will stay on the shelves along with Hillary´s and all of the other leftists and RINOs books.

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