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Ryan to speak at Minn. think tank event

Published On: Aug 27 2013 06:25:12 AM CDT   Updated On: Aug 27 2013 06:30:15 AM CDT

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MINNEAPOLIS -

Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan will speak at a fundraiser for a conservative Minnesota think tank next month.

Ryan is scheduled to appear at a $5,000-per-person private roundtable at 11:15 a.m. on Sept. 26, followed by a $100-per-person luncheon from 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m.

The event is being held at the downtown Minneapolis Hilton and is a fundraiser for the Twin Cities-based Center of the American Experiment.

Ryan chairs the House Budget Committee and was Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's running mate last year.

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