Ryan's main (and sincere) objection to a presidential run is that he couldn't handle being away from his kids for two years while he would be on the campaign trail.For more info on Ryan, check out his website.
Of course, it's possible that Ryan can continue to debate Obama and wait until the fall to see if any viable candidate takes up his budget. By that time, if no one has risen to the occasion, Ryan could jump in when the entire campaign season would last just over a year. And if he wins the presidency, he would get to work from home and see his kids almost every day.
Monday, April 25, 2011
Will GOP Congressman Paul Ryan run for President in 2012 ?
THE WEEKLY STANDARD's John McCormack surveys recent punditry on this question. His conclusion :