At Westlake rally, Republican vice-presidential candidate says President Barack Obama has American in 'decline.'
Wednesday, September 5, 2012
Westlake mayor spoke at rally before Ryan's appearance
Tuesday's rally featuring Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan was arranged over this past weekend, Westlake mayor Dennis Clough said Tuesday. Clough, who spoke at the rally ahead of Ryan, said he was contacted by a representative of the Romney/Ryan campaign on Friday, and a meeting was held late that afternoon. "We went through possible sites where we could hold a rally, what they would need," Clough said. Saturday morning, shortly after he was the top finisher in the 2-mile walk at the North Coast Challenge, he got word that the campaign had selected the Westlake Recreation Center for the rally. So much for a leisurely Labor Day weekend for Clough and other city workers. "I had to get in contact with the service department, …
Tuesday, September 4, 2012
Westlake Recreation Center hosts appearance by the GOP vice-presidential candidate.
Nicole Miller of Lorain is 28, has finished nursing school recently, is unemployed, engaged and pregnant. Her life experiences are what led her to stand in line to attend Tuesday's rally featuring Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan at the Westlake Recreation Center. "I'm scared about everything," she said. "I'm worried about my baby in this world we live in. When people can't find jobs, crime goes up. People start losing their minds. I'm tired of seeing closed businesses and boarded-up homes where I live." Her mom, Debbie Miller, agreed. "I want jobs not just back here, but everywhere," she said. "I want the America of years ago back, those values. They're not just one religion's values, but all of our values." The two were …
Republican vice-presidential candidate coming to Westlake today
Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan will speak at a rally at noon Tuesday at the Westlake Recreation Center. Doors open at 10 a.m. for the rally. Security for the event is described as "airport-like." Cameras are permitted. Bags, umbrellas, liquids, sharp objects and signs are not allowed. Ryan is coming off the Republican National Convention last week in Tampa and will be in town as the Democratic National Convention gets underway in Charlotte. This is the second appearance by Ryan in Northeast Ohio in recent weeks. He spoke at Walsh University in North Canton on August 16. Ryan is the second vice-presidential candidate to stop in Westlake recently. Libertarian vice-presidential candidate Jim Gray made an appearance at Dean's…
Sunday, September 2, 2012
Republican VP candidate making appearance at Rec Center rally
Republican vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan will be making an appearance at a Tuesday rally at the Westlake Recreation Center. According to the Romney-Ryan campaign website, the rally is scheduled to begin at noon. Doors open at 10 a.m. Security for the event is described as "airport-like." Cameras are permitted. Bags, umbrellas, liquids, sharp objects and signs are not allowed. For more information on getting into the rally, call 614-547-2290 or email OHEvents@mittromney.com. This is the second appearance by Ryan in Northeast Ohio in recent weeks. He spoke at Walsh University in North Canton on August 16. Westlake Patch will have more details on the event as they become available.