Ryan edges Pawlenty to veep medalist stand
Published 08/11/2012, The Republican Eagle
St. Paul -- Mitt Romney picked a Midwestern politician for his running mate: U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin. Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty, who many said was the likely Republican vice presidential candidate, told reporters he is not disappointed because he did not get involved in the Romney campaign to be a running mate. He is appearing in Romney campaign events today and will be on two Sunday morning news shows on behalf of the of the GOP candidate.Word count: 1272
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