Romney, Ryan Appear in VA

Mitt Romney officially announced Rep. Paul Ryan as his running mate during an appearance in Norfolk, VA on Saturday. Romney said that his newly minted running mate “internalized the virtues and hardworking ethic of the Midwest.” Romney also said of the pairing, ‘We are offering a positive governing agenda that will lead to economic growth.” When Ryan finally took to the stage, he said, “Next January, our economy will begin a comeback with the Romney Plan for a Stronger Middle Class that will lead to more jobs and more take home pay for working Americans.”