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Sunday, May 20, 2012

Mitt Romney has No Practical Reason to Select Ron Paul as His Running Mate

By: Carl Wicklander

Over at Reason, A. Barton Hinkle thinks there is a case for Mitt Romney to select Ron Paul as his running mate.

Hinkle misses the point that a vice president is supposed to enhance the ticket, not cause a distraction.

While his presence on the ticket and independence of thought would be a blast of fresh air in a campaign between establishment stormtroopers it's that very reason that will preclude Paul from even the longest of VP long lists.

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Carl Wicklander,
Regular Columnist, THL
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