The political consequences of a Romney-Ryan presidency in the Kleptocratic Age!
Welcome to Capital Account. Mitt Romney has tapped Paul Ryan as his running mate in his 2012 presidential bid. What does this VP choice really mean for free-market capitalism and fiscal reform, the pillars of Romney's political platform? We ask Market Ticker's Karl Denninger if Paul Ryan really has a plan to rein in the debt, and if Denninger, as a libertarian, is excited about Ryan as a Vice President, or if he’s just another establishment politician.