Mon Oct 15, 2012, 06:39 AM
Adenoid_Hynkel (12,558 posts)
Paul Ryan steps up for cash-strapped ‘mentor’ Tommy Thompson in Wisconsin
Source: The Hill
MILWAUKEE, Wis. — Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) took a break from the presidential trail to fundraise for Tommy Thompson on Sunday afternoon — a show of loyalty as his hero fights for his political life.
Ryan, who has referred to the former governor as his “greatest mentor,” stopped by the Harley Davidson Museum in Milwaukee to help cut into Rep. Tammy Baldwin's (D-Wis.) big cash edge in her Senate race against Thompson.
Ryan's first fundraiser for a down-ticket candidate since he joined GOP nominee Mitt Romney’s presidential campaign this August is a sign of his devotion to the godfather of Wisconsin conservatism — and an acknowledgement that Thompson faces a tough fight.
Read more: http://thehill.com/homenews/campaign/261955-paul-ryan-steps-up-for-cash-strapped-mentor-tommy-thompson-in-wisconsin
Did Thompson's racist son join Lyin' Ryan at the event to rev up the crowd with some of his patented Send Him Back to Africa brand of humor?
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Mon Oct 15, 2012, 07:46 AM
Major Nikon (18,003 posts)
2. The nut doesn't fall far from the tree
It's pretty common for racists to learn their hate from their parents. I'm sure TT shares his son's beliefs. He's just marginally smarter in that he doesn't let his slip show as much.