Republican vice presidential candidate, Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., thanks northern Virginia campaign staff and volunteers for their work during a brief stop at Republican campaign headquarters in Arlington, Va., Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
CUMBERLAND — Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan will be at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre this afternoon for a fund-raiser, but the only media allowed are a national pool reporter, photographer and videographer. Tickets for the reception are $500 per person. There’s also a photo opportunity available for $10,000. Major backers who wish to participate in a roundtable discussion with Ryan can do so for $25,000.