Paul Ryan
2012 Vice Presidential Candidate

Republican Congressman Paul Ryan was only 28 years old when he first ran for the United States Congressional seat. He is currently serving his seventh congressional term representing the state of Wisconsin.

Ryan has an economics degree from Miami University and serves as Chairman of the House Budget Committee and is a senior member of the House Ways and Means Committee.

Paul Ryan has been a prominent Republican policy maker in recent years and was chosen by Governor Mitt Romney to be his Vice Presidential running mate to go head to head with Barack Obama and Joe Biden in the 2012 Presidential Election.

Facts about Congressman Paul Ryan

Paul Ryan was Born on January 29, 1970 in Janesville, Wisconsin


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Janna Little in Oklahoma City

Graduated from Joseph A. Craig High School
Graduated from Miami University in Ohio with an Economic and Political Science Degree

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Ryan was the legislative director for Senator Sam Brownback of Kansas, 1995-1997.

United States Congressman from the state of Wisconsin serving the 1st congressional district (1999-Present)

2012 Republican Vice Presidential Candidate

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