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Paul Ryan would 'consider' VP slot invite

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House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) on Sunday left the door open to becoming his party’s vice-presidential candidate.

“I just don’t know the answer to your question,” he said on Fox News Sunday when asked if he would accept a request to be the vice presidential candidate. 

“I would have to consider it, but it is not something I am even thinking about right now. Our job is Congress is pretty important,” said Ryan.

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