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Paul Ryan to hedge funds: Successful = Good

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The Republican vice-presidential nominee spoke last night in New York at a financial industry fundraiser co-hosted by Dan Loeb, John Paulson, David Tepper and many more.

 
Paul Ryan (Photo: Bloomberg)

Hedge fund managers turned out in force last night in New York to benefit Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan's election campaign. Ryan's message to them? Keep up the good work.

According to a hedge fund manager in attendance, Ryan took pictures with supporters--admission was $1,000, but photos cost $5,000--and then spoke to the standing-room only crowd for about 10 minutes. He gave a standard stump speech, hitting on many of the same themes as in the recent vice-presidential debate with Joe Biden. According to the attendee, the themes