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Congressional Republicans Choose Short-Term Spending Bill

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 1:30pm 11/17/2016 at 1:30pm
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House Republicans have chosen to go with a short-term spending bill to fund the government through March 31 instead of a full year bill:

Appropriations Chairman Rep. Hal Rogers, R-Kentucky, said in a statement that his committee would immediately start working on “a Continuing Resolution (CR) at the current rate of funding...

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Unanimous Vote Gives Paul Ryan His First Full Term as Speaker of the House

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 2:46pm 11/15/2016 at 2:46pm
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Despite Sean Hannity’s calls for a new Speaker of the House, House Republicans unanimously voted Ryan into his first full term.

From the Washington Examiner:

House Republicans on Tuesday unanimously nominated Paul Ryan to serve his first full term as speaker in t...

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Trump Met With Ryan, McConnell at Capitol Hill

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 5:30pm 11/10/2016 at 5:30pm
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After his meeting with President Barack Obama, President-elect Donald Trump drove down to Capitol Hill to meet with Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell:

“I think we’re going to do some absolutely spectacular things for...

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Hillary, Obama Offer Classy Speeches to End a Turbulent Election Season

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 1:30pm 11/9/2016 at 1:30pm
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The 2016 elections season has finally ended, which means speeches galore today. I planned on making them Quick Takes, but the ones from Donald Trump, Paul Ryan, Hillary Clinton, and President Barack Obama surprised me with their class and humanity I feel they deserve more attention.

Hillary showed a human side that...

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Paul Ryan, Ted Cruz Vote For Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 1:00pm 11/1/2016 at 1:00pm
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Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) and House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) have announced they voted for GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump in early voting. However, neither one said Trump’s name:

“I stand where I’ve stood all fall and all summer,” the Wisconsin Republican said on “Fox & Friends.” “In fact, I already voted...

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Is Portable Health Insurance the Future?

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at 2:30pm 9/6/2016 at 2:30pm
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While he was running for Senate in the 2012, Ted Cruz spoke extensively on the virtues of portable health insurance — insurance not associated with any particular employer, but insurance that works more like vehicle insurance or homeowner’s insurance.

Though the idea is not unique to Senator Cruz, in a world where...

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Paul Ryan Strolls to an Easy Primary Win

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at 7:00am 8/10/2016 at 7:00am
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Speaker of the House, Paul Ryan, walloped his primary opponent, Paul Nehlen yesterday.

A poll released last week showed Ryan with a sixty-six point lead over Nehlen.

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Sean Hannity Has Twitter Meltdown, Blames Republicans for Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 5, 2016 at 1:00pm 8/5/2016 at 1:00pm
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During his radio show Thursday, Hannity said he was “sick and tired” of certain Republicans like Paul Ryan, who ironically, is one of the few Republicans in leadership to have endorsed Trump.

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New Poll Shows Paul Ryan Leading by a Whopping 66 Points in Primary Race

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 5, 2016 at 11:30am 8/5/2016 at 11:30am
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SIXTY SIX.

Who needs a Trump endorsement when your constituents love you? Not Speaker Ryan.

An independent poll released Friday shows Ryan’s with a substantial lead over would-be challenger, Paul Nehlen.

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Speaker Ryan: FBI’s Announcement ‘Defies Explanation’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at 2:00pm 7/5/2016 at 2:00pm
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Despite describing Hillary’s email debacle as “completely careless,” the FBI announced earlier today it would not recommend prosecution. Professor Jacobson covered the decision in more detail here.

Surprising? Not really. Maddening? Hell yes it is.

Responses across the political spectrum are trickling in and Speaker Ryan minced no words, rejecting Clinton’s “pattern...

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Chuck Todd To Paul Ryan: Supporting Trump Puts ‘Party Over Country’

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 19, 2016 at 11:21am 6/19/2016 at 11:21am
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Hillary Clinton: the patriotic choice for president? That seems the implication of Chuck Todd’s challenge to Paul Ryan in an interview aired on today’s Meet The Press.

When Ryan told Todd that as Speaker of the House, he was supporting Trump, Todd retorted: “you just made a case though for party...

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Speaker Ryan Endorses Donald Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 5:30pm 6/2/2016 at 5:30pm
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Welp, it’s official. Speaker Paul Ryan has endorsed Donald Trump.

He made the formal announcement in an op-ed in the Janesville Gazette:

But the House policy agenda has been the main focus of our dialogue. We’ve talked about the common ground this agenda can represent. We’ve discussed how the House can be a...

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Paul Ryan is Trouncing His Primary Opponent

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 1:51pm 5/31/2016 at 1:51pm
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Love him or hate him, new polling shows Speaker Ryan is a huge hit with his constituents back home.

A new survey reported by the Washington Free Beacon‘s Lachlan Mark...

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Paul Ryan Will Vacate Convention Chair if Trump Asks

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, May 9, 2016 at 2:30pm 5/9/2016 at 2:30pm
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House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel that he would leave his GOP convention chair if presumptive GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump asks him.

“He’s the nominee. I’ll do whatever he wants with respect to the convention,” he said.

Speaker Ryan responded to Trump’s interview on NBC’s Meet the Press...

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Speaker Paul Ryan, Donald Trump Will Meet Next Week

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 6, 2016 at 3:15pm 5/6/2016 at 3:15pm
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House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) announced he will meet with presumptive Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump next week.

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Paul Ryan: ‘Count Me Out’ of Presidential Race

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at 6:00pm 4/12/2016 at 6:00pm
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In case there was any doubt, Paul Ryan has said he’s not the least bit interested in being the Republican nominee for president.

In a press conference Tuesday, Speaker Ryan said, “I do not want, nor will I accept the nomination for our party.”

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Obama Reveals Plan to Bring Most Dangerous Gitmo Terrorists to U. S.

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at 4:15pm 2/23/2016 at 4:15pm
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Having campaigned on closing Gitmo and on his first day in office signing an executive order to close it within the year, Obama has been steadily emptying the detention center, often in dubious deals...

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