Dana Milbank: In vice presidential debate, Biden rattles RyanQuicklink submitted by Sheila Samples Permalink
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|On issue after issue -- Libya, Iran, taxes, debt, Medicare, Social Security -- Biden kept turning the discussion toward actions Ryan and his colleagues took in Congress, at one point mocking Ryan for suggesting he could work across the aisle to forge a tax deal. The emphasis on congressional Republicans was key to Biden's strong performance in Kentucky, because it provided a more favorable way for Democrats to frame the campaign: not as a choice between President Obama and some abstract alternative but a choice between Obama and the dimly regarded Republican-led House, which would be in a dominant position under a President Romney.|
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