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Derek Thompson Talks to Alan Viard About Paul Ryan's Budget: No, Serious Technocrats Are Not Being Unfair to Paul Ryan

Can't Anybody Play This Game?

Mitt Romney:

My plan for Medicare is very similar to [Paul Ryan's] plan for Medicare…

Romney Campaign Chief John Sununu:

But it’s very different. For example, when Obama gutted Medicare by taking $717 billion out of it, the Romney plan does not do that. The Ryan plan mimicked part of the Obama package there. The Romney plan does not. That’s a big difference.