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It's All Politics Aug. 15, 2012

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It's All Politics Aug. 15, 2012

It's All Politics Aug. 15, 2012

It's All Politics Aug. 15, 2012

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Romney's vice presidential pick Paul Ryan.
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Romney's vice presidential pick Paul Ryan.
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Ken Rudin and Ron Elving reflect on their prediction last week that GOP candidate Mitt Romney would tap Ohio Sen. Rob Portman as his running mate. They also discuss whether Romney's actual selection, Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan, was the best for his campaign. Plus: Vice President Biden's "chains" remark and a recap of races in Connecticut, Wisconsin and Florida.

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