Paul Ryan Career Highlights

1992 -Miami University of Ohio, Bachelor's Degree in economics and political science,

1992 - Congressional Aide, U.S. Sen. Bob Kasten

1992-1995 Speechwriter and a volunteer economic analyst with Empower America

1995-1997 Legislative Director for Sen. Sam Brownback

1998 - Elected to Congress, succeeding Mark Neumann

2010 - Releases Roadmap for America's Future - a fiscal blueprint that calls for overhauling Medicare and simplifying the tax code

2011 - Elevated to Chairman of the House Budget Committee

2012 - Selected by Mitt Romney as his running mate on the Republican presidential ticket.