i would hope the right wingers would quit complaining that obama had no work experience now that the republicans have someone with even less as vp. Paul Ryanâs only real for-profit, private-sector job was in college as a salesman for Oscar Meyer, for whom he drove Wienermobile at least once: Ryan [attended Miami University in Ohio]. He also studied at the Washington Semester program at American University where he played pick-up basketball games with NBC journalist David Gregory. He worked summers as a salesman for Oscar Mayer, driving the Wienermobile once. During his junior year at Miami University, Ryan worked as a mailroom intern in the D.C. offices of Senator Bob Kasten of Wisconsin. While a student, Ryan also did volunteer work for the congressional campaign of John Boehner. He was a member of the Delta Tau Delta social fraternity. Ryan graduated from Miami University as a double major with a B.A. in economics and political science in 1992.