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Campaign 2012 / Obama vs. Romney / Ryan #1028890

CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 13, 2012
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Mitt Romney’s selection of Representative Paul Ryan as his running mate reported; details given about Ryan’s financial plan. Earlier interview held with Romney and Ryan. [From “60 Minutes,” ROMNEY – comments on Ryan’s budget plan; says President Obama robbed Medicare to pay for Obamacare.] [RYAN – talks about Medicare reform.] NOTE: Local weather bulletin on screen.

(Miami: Jan Crawford) Romney’s campaign after his selection of Ryan featured; details given about their Medicare plans. [ROMNEY – says we want to preserve and protect Medicare.] [RYAN – says we need to stop spending money we don’t have.]

(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Des Moines: Chip Reid) Ryan profiled; details given about his views on abortion and stem cell research. [April 3, RYAN – criticizes Obama’s tax plan.] [In April 2011, RYAN – comments on the national debt.] Ryan’s response to hecklers discussed.

(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Boone, Iowa: Nancy Cordes) The Obama campaign’s response to the selection of Ryan featured. [In Iowa, OBAMA – says he disagrees with Ryan’s vision; comments on the farm bill.] [In North Carolina, Vice President Joe BIDEN – criticizes Ryan’s budget plan.] [Voters Don CHRISTENSEN‡, Jean O’NEIL‡- express views on Ryan.]

Schieffer, Bob;
Crawford, Jan;
Reid, Chip;
Cordes, Nancy

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