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Cecil Acuff, Tulsa World Atheism |Capitalism |Paul Ryan |Personal life | Below is a summary of a Stillwater NewsPress column by Harold Sare, professor of political science at Oklahoma State University, about the 2012 presidential race.
Paul Ryan, Republican vice presidential selection, has revealed idealist Ayn Rand's prominence among some political figures. Ryan said, "I entered politics due to one thinker, Ayn Rand." Which means, Rand is Ryan's mentor for shaping public policy. Rand's devotees include a Supreme Court justice, the GOP tea party and a few congressmen.