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Paul Ryan speaks in central Florida (Live Streaming)
WESH ^ | 8/18/2012 | WESH

Posted on 08/18/2012 7:16:24 AM PDT by sheikdetailfeather

Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan is speaking at The Villages, northwest of Orlando.

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TOPICS: News/Current Events; Politics/Elections; US: Florida
KEYWORDS: 2012swingstates; central; fl2012; florida; medicare; ryan; seniors; villages
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This is showing the whole rally. Ryan will be up soon.
1 posted on 08/18/2012 7:16:33 AM PDT by sheikdetailfeather
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To: sheikdetailfeather

http://www.wesh.com/news/politics/Paul-Ryan-speaks-in-central-Florida/-/11788048/16182326/-/4lxonbz/-/index.html


2 posted on 08/18/2012 7:21:35 AM PDT by sheikdetailfeather (Yuri Bezmenov (KGB Defector) - "Kick The Communists Out of Your Govt. & Don't Accept Their Goodies.")
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To: sheikdetailfeather

thank you


3 posted on 08/18/2012 7:21:47 AM PDT by blueyon (The U. S. Constitution - read it and weep)
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To: sheikdetailfeather

Ryan is going into the belly of the beast. Stole that line from Fox. I do think we may be turning the tide in our direction on the Medicare front.


4 posted on 08/18/2012 7:21:54 AM PDT by animal172 (Go Paul Ryan. Chew 'em up and spit 'em out.)
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To: All

CSPAN will show Paul Ryan live when he begins to speak:

http://www.c-span.org/Live-Video/C-SPAN/


5 posted on 08/18/2012 7:23:42 AM PDT by sheikdetailfeather (Yuri Bezmenov (KGB Defector) - "Kick The Communists Out of Your Govt. & Don't Accept Their Goodies.")
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To: sheikdetailfeather
I am so anxious to hear Ryan and see his relationship with his mother. I have always found it very telling how Obama has never proclaimed how much his mother and grandmother meant to him, how they helped him, trained him, gave him values, inspired him, guided him, etc. It has been obvious to me that he holds neither in respect or in his heart. And, neither does he show any true love or appreciation for his wife. Rather, he only jokes about what she does not allow him to do, or tells him not to do. He even uses his daughters for his own policy advancement, such as "..never want them to be saddled with a burden," when talking about abortion.

I have also always argued with Dems who say that Republicans hate women, and would hurt women and old people with their agenda. Do Dems think that Republicans don't have women and older parents, relatives, friends whom they love and would not want to see struggle or hurt? This ridiculous belief and lie has been spread by the Left...yet it is their leader who has no attachments to women, or senior citizens for whom he has a heartfelt concern or appreciation.

6 posted on 08/18/2012 7:31:22 AM PDT by CitizenM (Obama - The architect of the decline of the U.S.)
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To: sheikdetailfeather

http://www.myfoxorlando.com/category/239949/additonal-live-stream


7 posted on 08/18/2012 7:32:44 AM PDT by TomGuy
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To: sheikdetailfeather

Ryan doesn’t seem to have the spark and sparkle that I have seen in the last week....wonder why?

They love him though.....


8 posted on 08/18/2012 7:34:00 AM PDT by jch10 (America needs some R and R!)
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To: sheikdetailfeather

I can tell you unequivocally that my “gaydar” does not go off!


9 posted on 08/18/2012 7:34:11 AM PDT by Mamzelle
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To: sheikdetailfeather

First thought...no teleprompter...a few notes......from the heart!


10 posted on 08/18/2012 7:34:40 AM PDT by paul in cape
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To: jch10
You kidding? Good looking, masculine guy introducing his mom? Sparkles for me...
11 posted on 08/18/2012 7:35:29 AM PDT by Mamzelle
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To: Mamzelle

LOL!


12 posted on 08/18/2012 7:35:46 AM PDT by sheikdetailfeather (Yuri Bezmenov (KGB Defector) - "Kick The Communists Out of Your Govt. & Don't Accept Their Goodies.")
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To: CitizenM

Lots of rain here in central Florida today, I hope he gets a good crowd.


13 posted on 08/18/2012 7:36:07 AM PDT by WHBates
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To: Mamzelle

I think he is trying for sincere and honest.


14 posted on 08/18/2012 7:37:08 AM PDT by MustKnowHistory
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To: jch10

He is speaking from some notes and his heart. The crowd seems to love him. At least he can speak without a teleprompter.


15 posted on 08/18/2012 7:37:30 AM PDT by animal172 (Go Paul Ryan. Chew 'em up and spit 'em out.)
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To: Mamzelle

His mom is 78, she looks amazing!


16 posted on 08/18/2012 7:39:06 AM PDT by CityCenter
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To: sheikdetailfeather

Okay, I really like Paul Ryan. But he just said, after describing the polarization Obama has created in the country, that Romney “reached across the aisle” to the Democrats in Massachusetts, and that’s what we need now. If Ryan thinks that’s what we need, or that’s what conservatives want to hear, he needs to wake up FAST.


17 posted on 08/18/2012 7:40:03 AM PDT by CatherineofAragon (Time for a write-in campaign...Darryl Dixon for President)
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To: MustKnowHistory

Glad to see the reception he is getting considering that the vast majority of those living in The Villages are not Southeners. Most of the people I know who live there and their friends are northeasterners. Not exactly a bastion of conservatism.


18 posted on 08/18/2012 7:40:26 AM PDT by animal172 (Go Paul Ryan. Chew 'em up and spit 'em out.)
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To: jch10

Considering the pace he has been on it no wonder his spark is fading. They need to give him a break.


19 posted on 08/18/2012 7:42:08 AM PDT by MNJohnnie (Giving more money to DC to fix the Debt is like giving free drugs to addicts think it will cure them)
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To: CatherineofAragon

No but most of the Ind voters who will decide this election think this way. That is a pitch to the Independent vote.


20 posted on 08/18/2012 7:43:35 AM PDT by MNJohnnie (Giving more money to DC to fix the Debt is like giving free drugs to addicts think it will cure them)
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To: MNJohnnie

“MOM...YOU DID BUILD THAT!” (Fist punch and MMMMM!)


21 posted on 08/18/2012 7:44:56 AM PDT by sheikdetailfeather (Yuri Bezmenov (KGB Defector) - "Kick The Communists Out of Your Govt. & Don't Accept Their Goodies.")
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To: MNJohnnie

I seriously doubt there is more than a hand full of folks who are undecided. It’s going to come down to turnout.


22 posted on 08/18/2012 7:45:14 AM PDT by animal172 (Go Paul Ryan. Chew 'em up and spit 'em out.)
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To: sheikdetailfeather

Ryan is really hitting IPAB—the “Death Panel” of 15 unelected bureaucrats—who will be making decision on what Medicare will or will not fund. To me, this is critical to winning this issue. Yes, raiding Medicare to fund Obamacare is a big issue, but the most visceral issue that will connect with the public, especially seniors, is that this board will affect today’s recipients immediately. No amount of spinning with numbers will change that. Romney and Ryan must continue to hit this hard.


23 posted on 08/18/2012 7:45:23 AM PDT by kabar
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To: CityCenter
Mom, you DID build that business!!

Perfect. Obama is whining in Valerie Jarrett's lap right now, sucking his thumb...

24 posted on 08/18/2012 7:46:52 AM PDT by Mamzelle
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To: animal172

The Villages actually has more registered Republicans than Democrats, its hardly the liberal bastion many think it is. In 2008 Palin drew about 50,000 to her speech there.


25 posted on 08/18/2012 7:46:55 AM PDT by LRoggy (Peter's Son's Business)
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To: LRoggy

Obama doesn’t have a great mom, just an old pedophile named Frank Marshall Davis.


26 posted on 08/18/2012 7:48:17 AM PDT by Mamzelle
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To: MNJohnnie

I’m not buying it, sorry. Moderation and reaching across the aisle won’t cure what Marxism has wrought. Ryan should be explaining and promoting the principles of conservatism, which is the only fix.


27 posted on 08/18/2012 7:48:35 AM PDT by CatherineofAragon (Time for a write-in campaign...Darryl Dixon for President)
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To: LRoggy

Could it be that the reason there are more GOP’ers in The Villages is that they actually worked for a living as opposed to sucking off the government.


28 posted on 08/18/2012 7:48:51 AM PDT by animal172 (Go Paul Ryan. Chew 'em up and spit 'em out.)
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To: CatherineofAragon

Yeah. That jumped out at me too. It is a fact though that to get anything done, there has to be some cooperation. It is a war in Washington but at they’d of the day, it takes some votes from both sides for most any bill. The key, and Ryan is a great example of this, is to look for common ground and pull the guys on the other side to ours. He has Ron Wyden of all people on board with his reforms. He moved Wyden to the right....not the other way around. Reagan did this effectively too....getting his key agenda items through a democratic house.

This is a key to putting a dagger in the Obama presidency. He absolutely has refused any inkling of bipartisanship at any point in this presidency...and this ticket is wise to compare and contrast this term with Bush’s, Clinton’s, Reagan’s presidncies and Obama. Using Romney as a GOP governor and a Dem same house in MA is fine with me...as it does illustrate a contrast with the Obama years.


29 posted on 08/18/2012 7:50:28 AM PDT by ilgipper
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To: sheikdetailfeather
Where did his advance team dig up these corpses. Show so enthusiasm. that mummy with the Palm Springs hat and flag shirt has not changed his expression. He could not raise his hand when Ryan asked if he there is anyone here over 55.

Ryan is great. Love the message and that he is willing to take it into the belly of the beast. a real game-changer.

But seriously get some supporters who show they are alive for better visuals.

30 posted on 08/18/2012 7:51:18 AM PDT by tomd2
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To: jch10

I thought he had more sparkle than last week!


31 posted on 08/18/2012 7:51:24 AM PDT by somerville
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To: jch10

You don’t think he has the same ‘ sparkle”?
gee I don’t know
maybe 4 campaigns stops a day and all the travel?

I thought and clearly everyone there thought he had plenty of sparkle

i’d rather have Ryan’s thoughtful analysis and ideas to correct our decline than all of 0dumbo’s supposed charisma. We don’t need fainters.


32 posted on 08/18/2012 7:52:47 AM PDT by RWGinger (Simpl)
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To: CatherineofAragon

The point is that Obama did not reach across the aisle. He is an ideologue. When Obama had total control over Congress his first two years, he pushed his agenda down our throat including Obamacare and the stimulus. Obama with his executive orders and czars has ruled like a tyrant. He is intent on destroying the opposition.


33 posted on 08/18/2012 7:53:20 AM PDT by kabar
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To: WHBates

The speech is fine, but the crowd is nowhere near the size of Palin’s. When you look back on it, she was an incredible pick, and might have dragged McCain to victory if he hadn’t suspended his campaign.


34 posted on 08/18/2012 7:56:29 AM PDT by mypalsnail
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To: kabar

I like how Ted Cruz spoke about compromise. He said Ronald Reagan would compromise by settling for half now and getting the second half later. He said often our side has compromised in such a manner that made America weaker rather than stronger. That has got to change.


35 posted on 08/18/2012 7:58:10 AM PDT by sheikdetailfeather (Yuri Bezmenov (KGB Defector) - "Kick The Communists Out of Your Govt. & Don't Accept Their Goodies.")
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To: sheikdetailfeather

Ryan: “We will not try to transform this country into something it was never meant to be.”


36 posted on 08/18/2012 7:58:58 AM PDT by Josh Painter ("The lesser of two evils is, by definition, evil." - Josh Painter)
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To: CatherineofAragon

You need to wake up fast! When he told his mom that she built her own business that’s all we needed to hear for the day!! He’s the real deal and understands that for the most part you can’t always legislates from a single party.It’s how you cut the deal that matters,how you cave or don’t cave that matters. Just ask other dems how Ryan negotiates he is as tough as they come.Time we supported him and Romney and stopped with the nitpicking!


37 posted on 08/18/2012 7:59:28 AM PDT by rodguy911 (FreeRepublic:Land of the Free because of the Brave--Sarah Palin 2012)
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To: sheikdetailfeather

“When I began entering into the give and take of legislative bargaining in Sacramento, a lot of the most radical conservatives who had supported me during the election didn’t like it.

“Compromise” was a dirty word to them and they wouldn’t face the fact that we couldn’t get all of what we wanted today. They wanted all or nothing and they wanted it all at once. If you don’t get it all, some said, don’t take anything.

“I’d learned while negotiating union contracts that you seldom got everything you asked for. And I agreed with FDR, who said in 1933: ‘I have no expectations of making a hit every time I come to bat. What I seek is the highest possible batting average.’

“If you got seventy-five or eighty percent of what you were asking for, I say, you take it and fight for the rest later, and that’s what I told these radical conservatives who never got used to it.


38 posted on 08/18/2012 7:59:32 AM PDT by kabar
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To: CitizenM

Ryan’s mother is what Obama would call “a typical white woman.”


39 posted on 08/18/2012 7:59:49 AM PDT by kevao
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To: MNJohnnie

I think Ryan is the answer in so many ways. What about you John?


40 posted on 08/18/2012 8:01:40 AM PDT by rodguy911 (FreeRepublic:Land of the Free because of the Brave--Sarah Palin 2012)
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To: sheikdetailfeather

Cspan putting up every negative tweet they could find.


41 posted on 08/18/2012 8:03:06 AM PDT by jersey117
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To: kabar

Great post kabar if he succeeds in getting across to seniors that there are on changes for them if we are elected and kill obamcare, it will be huge.


42 posted on 08/18/2012 8:03:44 AM PDT by rodguy911 (FreeRepublic:Land of the Free because of the Brave--Sarah Palin 2012)
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To: kabar

Should have read “NO” changes,tired at the end of the week.


43 posted on 08/18/2012 8:05:09 AM PDT by rodguy911 (FreeRepublic:Land of the Free because of the Brave--Sarah Palin 2012)
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To: CatherineofAragon
that Romney “reached across the aisle” to the Democrats in Massachusetts, and that’s what we need now. If Ryan thinks that’s what we need, or that’s what conservatives want to hear, he needs to wake up FAST.

Like it or not, people always want to hear that. So Ryan is going throw out sound bites that might sway persuadable voters. A large majority of Americans say they want A) politicians with principle, and B) politicians that want to work together and get along. Unfortunately, both things can't happen. It's sort of like the majority of voters want A) less spending, and B) no actual spending cuts to almost any program. The two just don't go together, but that is what the public says it wants when polled.

So Ryan has to say he and Romney want to work together with the opposition. I suppose everyone does if the opposition is willing to agree with you, so that's not a lie. I don't think either one of them is as foolish as GW Bush was when it comes to this "kumbaya, lets reach across the aisle crap". R/R know the score and these sorts of statements are just for public consumption.

44 posted on 08/18/2012 8:06:40 AM PDT by Longbow1969
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To: LRoggy

It’s(The Villages) a great place. We have several friends that live there.It’s located at the end of the
Fla. Turnpike near I-75 in North Central Fla. Lots of lakes, golf courses,shopping, restaurants, everyone uses golf carts to get around in,a really cool place.


45 posted on 08/18/2012 8:07:51 AM PDT by rodguy911 (FreeRepublic:Land of the Free because of the Brave--Sarah Palin 2012)
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To: rodguy911

Thanks. I hope that Obama is forced to describe and explain the duties of IPAB, especially the part about Congressional control. It will take a two-thirds vote of Congress to overrule their decisions—a high bar that effectively gives the “Death Panel” total control and autonomy.


46 posted on 08/18/2012 8:08:25 AM PDT by kabar
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To: rodguy911

There’s no need to get emotional. I just said I like Ryan, but I’m not so much of a blind fan that I’m going to plug my ears when he misspeaks. Yes, I believe he’s the real deal, but he’s working for Romney, and he has to toe HIS line, which is regrettable.


47 posted on 08/18/2012 8:09:57 AM PDT by CatherineofAragon (Time for a write-in campaign...Darryl Dixon for President)
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To: jch10

Ryan doesn’t seem to have the spark...

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I watched the entire thing...and I heartily disagree with you.

The characteristic that most motivates me about Ryan is that he CLEARLY enlightens the minds of voters. People like him and they UNDERSTAND what he says. This is good. It is very good.

The TRUTH sparkles! ;-)


48 posted on 08/18/2012 8:12:15 AM PDT by SumProVita (Cogito, ergo...Sum Pro Vita. - Modified Descartes)
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To: CatherineofAragon

Hey I wanted Sarah Palin that’s how bizarre I am.Didn’t get her.I now have a choice of Ryan/Romney or a communist regime. For me its not much of a choice.


49 posted on 08/18/2012 8:13:38 AM PDT by rodguy911 (FreeRepublic:Land of the Free because of the Brave--Sarah Palin 2012)
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To: Longbow1969

If its a slaughter like we hope there will be no need to even discuss reaching across the aisle.

Jump on the real change train or get the hell out of the way.


50 posted on 08/18/2012 8:14:47 AM PDT by MNlurker
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