Political Biography

Paul Ryan

Paul Ryan

Paul Ryan

Paul Ryan

Political Biography

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 Paul Ryan Family

Paul Ryan's Family


Paul Ryan Political Career/Business Career/Connections

Party Affiliation: Republican

1998: Elected to the U.S. House of Representatives from Wisconsin's 1st Congressional District. Ryan defeated Democrat Lydia Spottswood.

1999-Present: Represented Wisconsin's 1st District in Congress.


2012: Candidate for the 2012 Republican Vice-Presidential Nomination

August 11, 2012--Mitt Romney announced Representative Paul Ryan as his selection for running-mate in the 2012 Presidential Election.

October 11, 2012: Paul Ryan engaged in the sole vice-presidential debate with Vice-President Joe Biden.

November 6, 2012--Mitt Romeny and Paul Ryan lose the 2012 Presidential election. Paul does win an eight term in congress, as he was also a candidate for his House seat.



Paul Ryan Pictures:


Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan

Mitt Romney and his new running mate, Paul Ryan


 Paul Ryan Path to Prosperity Roadmap

Paul Ryan and his "Path to Prosperity" Roadmap


Paul Ryan Personal Information:

Paul Davis Ryan (born January 29, 1970)

Paul Ryan Family:

Janna Little Ryan (married December, 2000)


Elizabeth Anne Ryan

Charles Wilson Ryan

Samuel Lowery Ryan

Religion: Roman Catholic

Hometown: Janesville, Wisconsin


1988: Graduated from Joseph A. Craig High School in Janesville, Wisconsin


1992: BA, Miami University (Ohio) , Economics and Political Science



Paul Ryan Resources:

Paul Ryan Official House of Representatives Site






News and Opinion Articles on Paul Ryan:

Does the Type of High School Attended by Presidential and Vice-Presidential Candidates Matter?

Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan's roadmap to nowhere: Budget plan will not reduce our deficit--New York Daily News, August 10, 2012