Speaker Ryan: No Evidence of an FBI Spy in the Trump Campaign

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan said Wednesday there is “no evidence” to support President Trump’s claims that the FBI inserted a spy into Trump’s 2016 campaign. 

Ryan spoke to reporters at the U.S. Capitol Wednesday afternoon, and said he agreed with an “initial assessment” by Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.), who maintained publicly last week that the FBI’s use of an informant to obtain information about Russia’s involvement in the Trump campaign was “appropriate.” read more

House Speaker Paul Ryan Won’t Seek Reelection This Year

The Washington Post has just reported through its breaking news system that Speaker of the House Paul Ryan will not seek reelection.

According to the Post, Ryan (R-Wis.) has told several of his congressional house colleagues as well as his close friends about his decision.  They said that he will soon make a public announcement and tell all of his fellow House Republicans about his decision to retire from what is possibly the most powerful position in the U.S. Congress. read more