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Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney (left) and his vice presidential running mate, Rep. Paul Ryan, arrive at Wilson Air Field in Charlotte, N.C., on Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012. (AP Photo/The Charlotte Observer, Adam Jennings)
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Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney (left) and his vice presidential running mate, Rep. Paul Ryan, arrive at Wilson Air Field in Charlotte, N.C., on Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012. (AP Photo/The Charlotte Observer, Adam Jennings)

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