Paul Ryan Won’t Seek Reelection

Wow. There have been rumors of this for months, but it’s still an earthquake when it happens.

Washington (CNN)House Speaker Paul Ryan has told confidantes he is not seeking re-election and will soon announce his decision, two sources with direct knowledge of the matter told CNN Wednesday.

He is expected to address his decision in a closed-door GOP conference meeting Wednesday morning, the sources said.
A source familiar told CNN that Ryan called House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy about his retirement before the news broke.
Ryan, a Wisconsin Republican, has been in Congress since 1999 and became House speaker in 2015.

One Response to Paul Ryan Won’t Seek Reelection

  1. jjf says:

    Maybe there’s a lobbying firm that will let him work from home.

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