Ryan gives Mitt the values voters, but I think he was going to get them anyway. They're not going anywhere. Mitt would have been smarter to try to get the Independent voters.
“Experience should teach us to be most on our guard to protect liberty when the Government’s purposes are beneficent. Men born to freedom are naturally alert to repel invasion of their liberty by evil-minded rulers. The greatest dangers to liberty lurk in insidious encroachment by men of zeal, well-meaning but without understanding.” — James Madison