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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 True19 (%)(19)
  • Mostly False20 (%)(20)
  • False7 (%)(7)
  • Pants on Fire4 (%)(4)

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