Paul Ryan's file

Ryan

Republican from Wisconsin

U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan, R.-Wis., is Speaker of the House. The former chairman of the House Budget Committee, Ryan has represented southern Wisconsin in Congress since being elected in 1998. He was Mitt Romney's vice-presidential running mate in the 2012 presidential election.

The PolitiFact scorecard

  • True10 (%)(10)
  • Mostly True15 (%)(15)
  • Half True18 (%)(18)
  • Mostly False20 (%)(20)
  • False7 (%)(7)
  • Pants on Fire3 (%)(3)

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Ahead of Donald Trump's Wisconsin visit, his record as president on the meter

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High Five: Trumpcare vs Obamacare

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PolitiFact Wisconsin's most-viewed Truth-O-Meter items in January.