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That's My Issue: Paul Ryan's Life-Changing Moment

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

That's My Issue is WNYC's project to gather stories of how your life experience has shaped your politics. Ryan Lizza's recent New Yorker profile of Congressman Paul Ryan - now Mitt Romney's GOP running mate - contains a classic "That's My Issue" moment. Here's the story of how the sudden death of Ryan's father shaped him.