"Well, Congressman Ryan is very talented, you know. Obviously, he has gotten a lot of attention in Washington for his ideas. I disagree with many of those ideas, but I have always found him to be somebody that I enjoy debating and having a good conversation with. He's got a beautiful family." — President Barack Obama, speaking about Mitt Romney's running mate, Rep. Paul Ryan, in an interview with WTMJ-TV in Milwaukee.


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