Nearly 2,000 people turned out at Walsh University on Thursday to get a glimpse of the 42-year-old congressman and hear first-hand about his ideas and political philosophy. Ryan is on his second day of visits to small Ohio colleges. He made a campaign stop at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio in solidly Republican Butler County on Wednesday. Ryan graduated from Miami University in 1992, the New York Times reports. – Patch
Josh Mandel the Republican Jewish candidate to the U.S. Senate joined Ryan at the event.