Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney campaigns at American Legion Post 176 in Springfield, Va., Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012.
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Democratic activist Sabrina DeVault greets the motorcade of Republican vice presidential candidate and U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) as he arrives for a fundraiser Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, in Knoxville, Tenn. Ryan is headlining a $1,000-a-plate luncheon organized by in part by Jim Haslam II, father of Gov. Bill Haslam and a major fundraiser and contributor to the Republican Party.