Paul Ryan’s Foreign Policy Views


Much has been made lately of the idea that Romney’s pick of Paul Ryan as VP signals that he is doubling down on the economy for the election. Ryan is clearly known more for his activities on the House Budget Committee than anything else, and that’s fine, but just because it’s a major signal doesn’t mean there are no implications for foreign policy. That said, James Lindsay at the Water’s Edge has a brief post discussing some of Ryan’s foreign policy views/positions. It’s worth checking out.


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About Michael Flynn

Michael Flynn is currently an assistant professor in the Department of Political Science at Kansas State University. He received his Ph.D. in Political Science from Binghamton University in 2013. His research focuses on the political and economic determinants of foreign economic and security policy, security issues, and state repression.

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