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    Paul Ryan: Obama’s No Abraham

    RACINE, WI - OCTOBER 31:  Vice presidential candidate Congressman Paul Ryan speaks to supporters during a campaign rally at the Memorial Hall on October 31, 2012 in Racine, Wisconsin. Ryan, who had three campaign stops in the state today, is also running for re-election in Wisconsin's 1st Congressional District.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

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    Paul Ryan was stumpin’ and Bible thumpin’ on Sunday at rally in Colorado. During a town hall meeting with evangelical Christians, the Catholic congressman said that President Barack Obama’s agenda for the nation “compromises those values, those Judeo-Christian values that made us such a great and exceptional nation in the first place.” Ryan had been somewhat sidelined in recent weeks, and the running mate has steered clear of pointed attacks on the president. A Ryan spokesman said the GOP veep candidate was “talking about issues like religious liberty and Obamacare.”

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