Paul Ryan
Paul Ryan's official Speaker photo. In the background is the American Flag.
48th Vice President of the United States
Assumed office
January 20, 2013
President Mitt Romney
Preceded by Joe Biden
Chairman of the House Budget Committee
In office
January 3, 2011 – December 9, 2012
Preceded by John Spratt
Succeeded by Tom Price
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Wisconsin's 1st district
In office
January 3, 1999 – December 9, 2012
Preceded by Mark Neumann
Succeeded by Terry Moulton
Personal details
Born Paul Davis Ryan Jr.
January 29, 1970 (1970-01-29) (age 48)
Janesville, Wisconsin, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Janna Little (m. 2000)
Children 3

Paul Davis Ryan (born January 29, 1970) is the 48th Vice President of the United States. He also served as a US Representative from Wisconsin from 1999 to 2013. He was chosen as Mitt Romney's running mate in the 2012 election. The two successfully defeated Barack Obama and Joe Biden. Romney and Ryan were re-elected in 2016, defeating the ticket of Hillary Clinton and Mark Warner. Vice President Ryan has already formed an exploration comittee for a potential presidential run in 2020.