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Mr. Ryan, who is scheduled to speak Wednesday at the convention, said that Mr. Obama has put the nation on a path of “debt,” “doubt” and “decline,” and that the GOP ticket wants to move the country in a different direction.
“We can choose a better path: Reapply those founding principles, reclaim the American idea, get people back to work and get the American idea of prosperity and opportunity society back on track, and that’s exactly what we are going to do,” he said.
The Romney camp also released a new radio advertisement in which Craig, one of Mr. Romney’s five sons, speaking in Spanish, invites listeners to get to know his father and his ideas.
“He greatly values that we are a nation of immigrants,” Craig Romney says in the ad. “My grandfather George was born in Mexico. For my family, the greatness of America is how we all respect each other and help one another. It is the dedication, the sacrifice, and the hard work of those who struggle to achieve that dream for their families.”
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