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He you know vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan the -- he's his Big Brother so when Ryan joins us -- tell him.
But it's okay how fun is SPF it's pretty crazy yeah it's actually how -- you find out.
You know maybe a few hours before everybody else frankly Friday night late we got the call he had -- -- -- phones speaking with my mother.
And -- news and I'm.
I didn't know what to tell but I certainly didn't sleep -- -- that night.
Now how we are stories in the -- five years you -- some great pictures of -- -- should you and your brother from when you're young I take it day close.
There's four must tenure stand.
And -- -- -- -- are number three number four.
We shared a bedroom growing up and down lean mean and so we've certainly been through a lot together and been dead now we -- we're raising our founders the other.
-- -- and you were.
We're body three wood away from each other I -- Actually I met your wife she said not a native she said but she is from out of state but Divx team except earned -- -- -- family we have and his wife is likewise not from she's in Oklahoma we have to southern gals who have moved up to and diesel and.
-- -- -- We have a picture of you actually of the wedding we knew you were in your brother's wedding yes yes.
-- and Oklahoma City and that as a wonderful event my my brother and I stood up those as best man.
And there was it was wonderful you know meeting the entire little little Claman and half of Oklahoma.
I think it's how -- today understand the truck into your life that this little problems -- -- can say it -- and it absolutely that junior did not fall upon my brother he can't dance I don't think pet pride kill for the video -- -- -- you came from from our dad who couldn't -- -- my mom would also raise your hand -- she can't either so.
He he he's he's he's studious and I used the -- -- X as he always been like that.
You know it immediately he could be really serious guy but certainly.
You know the Paul I know is is a goof ball and playing with -- -- Practical jokes pranks on on me.
You know -- he knows when that wouldn't be lighthearted and it would tell when he when he came to Washington to number thanks in Washington one of the things he does it work for Jack Kemp.
Then I would Jack Kemp was enormous influence on him there's no doubt about it and I recognize that in our first campaign.
Where Jack had come into -- swollen and help stumped for Paul.
He pulled me aside in and said look here your Brothers can make a difference in this world.
And he was so sincere and and I could tell that there was.
A unique bond.
A -- ship and it's been really warm seeing some -- -- some account children coming out and actually making comments.
A little bit of their father that they see in palm now and that's very touching for us.
-- you think your brother's going to be able to peel off some Democrats may get some independents and undecideds said here in the -- -- and as we know as the -- In 2008 -- Obama took the state.
I have no doubt about it.
-- what we're sort of microcosm of of of Wisconsin here in this district and Obama won here.
Gore won here in this district and both of those times Paul also won over 60%.
And he's he's certainly type of individual that's very appealing I think to.
That swing voter that independents who who wants a reformer who can can can make her own mind.
He can tell how proud of the community as we weather for him politically or not -- mean we're -- weren't here in the the high school and Jim just -- you -- that's what he didn't go right that's right.
But they played soccer did track and field he did.
-- was so homecoming was in a prompt came -- It prom king but it's a it's a little that you don't really voted.
I don't get a prime candidates the I hope they've changed this.
Why -- if your class president.
Your prom king I'd so that's how -- became prime he had.
And he gets back here every -- -- of the spam.
You know I -- he spends the least you can type in Washington many congressmen.
He sleeps on his coach and he's on the first flight back here and to see is kids and and is -- wife -- Our guest as a child at this is how up all right -- does not of course not.
You didn't let never never would've would've guessed button.
He -- fast you know he didn't he matured.
Quicker than than than most I think teachers.
And you could see it.
As he as he developed he embraced college and high school very differently than maybe normal kids did.
And he saw him accelerated -- -- in his development anyway -- -- -- I think your father died when he was in high school there's there's there's no doubt that that was.
Very important moment for him for me for for for all of us but.
Living at home is the the only the only child -- time I was -- college.
From -- eighty year old grandmother who had advanced alzheimer's had just -- didn't -- in the bedroom next to him.
My father passed away.
And Paul grow very very very quickly he got a job my mother.
-- a new career and got on the bus and went up to UW to Tate -- in you skill.
So she could start her own business.
Paul Paul those who work -- mcdonalds and these.
He's also comes class president of the this year he he he got focused very very very quickly.
-- silly focus now is often nice off Iowa very busy busy busy that's for months at.
Tillman nice to see you thank you.
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