Paul Ryan on Why He Didn't Run, and What's Next for Him? by Brett Healy 31 Aug 2011 post a comment Share This: In his first on-camera interview since his August announcement that he would not run for President, Paul Ryan sits down discusses what went into his decision making process and what his political future may hold. [youtube Wt5yxB-LAhM] Congressman Paul Ryan sat down in his Janesville, Wisconsin district office with MacIver News Service's Bill Osmulski for this exclusive one-on-one interview. What went into his recent decision to not run for President in 2012? Does he want to be Speaker of the House? Would he accept an invitation from the GOP nominee to run for Vice President?