House Speaker Paul Ryan won't seek re-election - WFSB 3 Connecticut

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House Speaker Paul Ryan won't seek re-election

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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.

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He is expected to address his decision in a closed-door GOP conference meeting Wednesday morning, the sources said.Ryan, a Wisconsin Republican, has been in Congress since 1999 and became House speaker in 2015.

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