'We can't afford four more years'

'We can't afford four more years'

Ryan: Obama's agenda causing national debt to grow $2M per minute
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Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan told a crowd Monday afternoon in Whalen Gymnasium at Fort Lewis College the country “is heading on the wrong path” with Barack Obama as president.
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The crowd joined state Rep. J. Paul Brown, R-Ignacio, in a rendition of “God Bless America” as vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan arrives at Whalen Gymnasium at Fort Lewis College on Monday afternoon.
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Speaker of the House John Boehner complimented his breakfast at Oscar’s during a Monday afternoon campaign rally at Fort Lewis College.
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Vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan told a crowd at Whalen Gymnasium on Monday afternoon it is a moral obligation to reduce the nation’s debt.
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More than 1,500 people gathered to hear Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan at Whalen Gymnasium on Monday afternoon during a campaign stop. This photograph is actually three separate photographs taken and then blended together. The effect is a panoramic view of the crowd.
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Fort Lewis College student Matthew Clark from Colorado Springs gets a souvenir photo with Paul Ryan on Monday. A frequent feature of Republican rallies is prominent display of the national debt clock, which is ticking away in the background.
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Vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan speaks at Whalen Gymnasium on Monday afternoon.
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Vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan focused on problems stemming from the national debt at a rally in Whalen Gymnasium Monday afternoon.
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A crowd gathers before a speech by vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan.
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J. Paul Brown speaks to the gathering crowd before a speech by vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan.
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Speaker of the House John Boehner shakes hands with state Rep. Scott Tipton on the stage Monday afternoon at Fort Lewis College.
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Fort Lewis College student Matthew Clark from Colorado Springs has his photo taken with Paul Ryan Monday after the vice-presidential candidate addressed a crowd at Whalen Gymnasium.
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The crowd joined in the singing of God Bless America, as Paul Brown, R-Ignacio leads them before Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan arrives at Whalen Gymnasium at Fort Lewis College on Monday afternoon during a campaign stop.
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Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul D. Ryan speaks to a crowd in Whalen Gymnasium at Fort Lewis College on Monday afternoon during a campaign stop.
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JOSH STEPHENSON/Durango HeraldSpeaker of the House John Boehner addresses the crowd Monday afternoon at Fort Lewis College.
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J. Paul Brown speaks to the gathering crowd before a speech by vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan.
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Vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan speaks to a crowd at Whalen Gymnasium Monday afternoon.
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JOSH STEPHENSON/Durango HeraldSpeaker of the House John Boehner shakes hands with Rep. Scott Tipton as exchange places on the stage Monday afternoon at Fort Lewis College.
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Vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan speaks to a crowd at Whalen Gymnasium Monday afternoon.
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A panoramic photo shows a crowd of over 1500 people who came to hear Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul D. Ryan at Whalen Gymnasium at Fort Lewis College on Monday afternoon during a campaign stop.
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Vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan speaks to a crowd at Whalen Gymnasium Monday afternoon.
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County music singer Mark Willis entertains the crowd before Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul D. Ryan speaks at Whalen Gymnasium at Fort Lewis College on Monday afternoon during a campaign stop.
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A local Boy Scout troop brings out the colors before Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul D. Ryan arrives at Whalen Gymnasium at Fort Lewis College on Monday afternoon during a campaign stop.
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A local Boy Scout troop brings out the colors before Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul D. Ryan arrives at Whalen Gymnasium at Fort Lewis College on Monday afternoon during a campaign stop.
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Patriotic citizens showed up wearing their colors as they waited to hear Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul D. Ryan spaek at Whalen Gymnasium at Fort Lewis College on Monday afternoon during a campaign stop.
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A group of supporters stand behind and listen to Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul D. Ryan at Whalen Gymnasium at Fort Lewis College on Monday afternoon during a campaign stop.
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J Paul Brown, R-Ignacio leads the crowd in singing God Bless America before Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul D. Ryan speaks at Whalen Gymnasium at Fort Lewis College on Monday afternoon during a campaign stop.
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Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul D. Ryan greets the crowd at Whalen Gymnasium at Fort Lewis College on Monday afternoon during a campaign stop.
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Patriotic citizens showed up wearing their colors as they waited to hear Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul D. Ryan spaek at Whalen Gymnasium at Fort Lewis College on Monday afternoon during a campaign stop.
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Scott Tipton, R-Cortez, speaks before Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul D. Ryan takes the stage at Whalen Gymnasium at Fort Lewis College on Monday afternoon during a campaign stop.
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Patriotic citizens showed up wearing their colors as they waited to hear Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul D. Ryan spaek at Whalen Gymnasium at Fort Lewis College on Monday afternoon during a campaign stop.
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The crowd joined in the singing of God Bless America, as Paul Brown, R-Ignacio leads them before Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul D. Ryan arrives at Whalen Gymnasium at Fort Lewis College on Monday afternoon during a campaign stop.
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Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-Ohio, speaks before Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul D. Ryan takes the stage at Whalen Gymnasium at Fort Lewis College on Monday afternoon during a campaign stop.
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Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul D. Ryan greets supporters after speaking at Whalen Gymnasium at Fort Lewis College on Monday afternoon during a campaign stop.
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Vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan shakes hands after speaking Monday afternoon.
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Vice-residential candidate Paul Ryan receives applause during his comments Monday afternoon at Whalen Gymnasium on the campus of Fort Lewis College.
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Vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan receives applause during his comments Monday afternoon at Whalen Gymnasium on the campus of Fort Lewis College.
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Supporters listen to Vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan during his comments Monday afternoon at Whalen Gymnasium on the campus of Fort Lewis College.
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Rep. Scott Tipton addresses the crowd prior to introducing Speaker of the House John Boehner and comments by vice-presidential Candidate Paul Ryan Monday afternoon.
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