According to GQ, Paul Ryan's secret service code name is Bowhunter and Mitt Romney is Javelin. Time magazine follows up with a selection of other secret service code names from political history. President Obama chose Renegade. JFK? Lancer. Nixon was Searchlight and Carter was Deacon. My favorite though is Ronald Reagan aka... Rawhide. "11 Great Secret Service Code Names" (via Next Draft)
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