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.”
Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA) said that Speaker of the House Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) abdicated his duty to build a wall to stop Trump from reaching into the evidence locker on the Russia investigation. Instead of attending the bipartisan Gang of 8 briefing, Ryan left town to go fundraise.
On MSNBC's The Beat With Ari Melber, House Intelligence Committee member Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA) put the finger on Speaker of the House Paul Ryan for looking the other way and being an accomplice to Trump's Russia crimes.
With Republicans divided on the Farm Bill, Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi held the House Democrats together, and the result was a humiliating defeat for Trump and Ryan backed Farm Bill.
Speaker of the House, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), went all in on treason by agreeing with Vice President Mike Pence that the Mueller investigation should wrap up and end.
A new Quinnipiac University poll reveals that as the blue wave grows, 57% of voters think that Rep. Paul Ryan's speakership has been a failure.
When incumbents don’t run for reelection the opposing party has a much better chance to pick up a seat, since incumbency usually guarantees a win for whoever is in power.
It is 208 days until November 6, 2018, the date of the midterm elections. After the votes are counted it is likely (assuming Russia has not hacked our voting machines) that Democrats will re-take control of the U.S. House of Representatives, and Nancy Pelosi will be re-installed as Speaker of the House.
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.
This is the kind of year when even elections for judges get national attention. And this means not just media attention but also money — a lot of money.
Yesterday’s Supreme Court election in Wisconsin is a case in point.
Some people may errantly conclude that Republicans, as typical conservatives, are so set in their ways they are naturally unwilling to change, but although that is a very accurate conclusion, it is not the case when it comes to the nation's deficit.
A self-inspected Fertilizer Company storing Anhydrous Ammonia blew up Wednesday killing and injuring around 200. OSHA last inspected 2007
If you keep your eye on Paul Ryan, you'll note that he's running as fast as he can from the budget reconciliation process that he demanded.
After wanting it more than anything else, Paul Ryan (R-WI) dismissed the President's offer of chained CPI today, saying it isn't entitlement reform - it's just "clarifying a statistic."
Republicans are threatening to hold the debt limit increase hostage and they can hardly wait to present their ransom demands to President Obama.
As Paul Ryan's (R-WI) budget advances toward the finishing line in the Republican-led House, a new Rasmussen poll shows Ryan flailing with a 15 point drop.
On Face The Nation today, Rep. Paul Ryan reversed years of budgets and claims that the country faces an immediate debt crisis by admitting that there is no debt crisis.
House Republicans proposed they will shut down the government unless they are allowed to restrict women's access to contraception.