U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan Reportedly Not Seeking Re-election, Sources Say

Ryan's office did not immediately respond to a request for comment

BREAKING NEWS

U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan, the top Republican in Congress, has told confidants he will announce soon that he is will not run again in November, Axios news site reported on Wednesday, citing unidentified sources with knowledge of the matter.

Ryan's office did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Friends said Ryan was ready to step down after passing a tax reform bill, one of his longtime goals, Axios reported.