Will Ryan Run for Two Offices?

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  1. Synthaholic
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    If Ryan continues to run for Congressman for Wisconsin's District 1 while running for VP, it will be an indication that he knows Romney will not win.
     
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    No, it's a sign that he wants to keep the seat available for Governor to appoint.
     
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    It would show a general lack of confidence.
    I know nothing of his district at home. He may be popular in a district that would elect a Dem were an open election held.
    Should Romney win in Nov. then he could resign later and allow the GOPer Governor to appoint another GOPer.
    Just a thought.
     
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    You're assuming he will win re-election? Even without the VP selection, he is facing a tough re-election from Rob Zerban.
     
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    Like it was when Biden did? :eusa_whistle:
     
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    It's an indication that it is too late in the process to take his name off the ballot.
     
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    Governors don't appoint members of the House.
     
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    see Post 7
     
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    You're right, sorry I've been traumatized in IL with the f'ing golden. Where is Jesse Jackson? Oh yeah, Mayo last I heard. Ah well.
     
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    Could be. There is no evidence that Biden ever thought that Obama was a lock.
     

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