Rep. Tim Ryan has already had a taste of fatherhood raising two stepchildren with his second wife, Andrea. But he’s about to get a whole new flavor in raising his new son, Brady Zetts Ryan, who was born on Thursday, just a few days shy of Father’s Day.
The Ohio Democrat announced the birth of Brady, a 19 ¾-inch tyke weighing in at 6 pounds, 12 ounces the day after the birth.
“We are thankful that Brady and Andrea are both doing very well,” Ryan said.
“Mason and Bella are very excited to have a new little brother,” Ryan said of his two stepchildren.
In a statement, Ryan thanked the doctors, nurses and their midwife for their “excellent care and kind words.” In February, he announced that his wife was expecting .
My wife & I are overjoyed to announce the birth of our son Brady Zetts Ryan. We’re excited to begin our next chapter pic.twitter.com/NjBNq5H5vw
— Congressman Tim Ryan (@RepTimRyan) June 13, 2014
Ryan, 40, is serving in his sixth term and is a member of the Appropriations Committee and the Budget Committee.