Mini bio: Who is Rep. Paul Ryan?
Paul Davis Ryan (born 29 Jan 1970) is the current U.S representative from Wisconsin’s 1st congressional district. Ryan is especially noted for his views on current economic policies, and his desire to make changes to the medicare program.
On 10 August 2012, it was announced that Ryan had (see here) accepted the ticket to become Romney’s VP running mate if and when Romney gets elected in November following the elections.
Born and raised in Jacksonville, Wisconsin Ryan attended Miami University in Ohio. In the 1990′s prior to his taking up a seat as a U.S representative, Ryan worked as an aide for then U.S representative Bob Krasten.
Ryan is currently one of three co-founders of the Young Gun’s Program, spearheaded and funded by the Republican party.
- WI-1: Paul Ryan is toxic, and Republican insiders know it (bluedownstate.wordpress.com)
- You: Conservatives Push For Paul Ryan (thedailybeast.com)
- HuffPo: Two Sources With Knowledge Of Decision Say It’s Ryan for Romney’s VP (riehlworldview.com)
- U.S. Rep. Ryan says “we’re going to respond with solidarity” to shooting (jsonline.com)
- Romney to make VP pick Saturday, Ryan among possibilities (jsonline.com)
- Quick Thoughts on Romney Veep Announcement (themoderatevoice.com)