Berlin (AP) - Vice-Chancellor Olaf Scholz justified his willingness to run for the SPD presidency with the lack of interest of prominent comrades in the office. It does not do the SPD good if it comes across as if nobody dares. "That's not true. Not even for me, "said Scholz of the" Bild am Sonntag ". Scholz had long rejected a candidature, referring to his time-consuming government office. He justified his turnaround as follows: He re-evaluates the situation. Many of those he would like to see at the top do not run. He could not ignore that.