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Ryan says the deal has “some good, some bad, and some ugly” but ultimately “go a long way toward relieving the uncertainty hanging over us.“
Out with the “small House rotunda,” in with the “Freedom Foyer.“
Ryan distanced himself Tuesday from a ‘barn-cleaning’ budget deal meant to help him govern an unruly House.
Hard-right faction was once the toast of the conservative grass roots. Now its members are feeling the heat.
“I believe we are ready to move forward as one, united team,” the 45-year-old Ways and Means chairman tells colleagues.
The Wisconsin Republican makes it official hours after earning support from key GOP factions.
With Freedom Caucus offering support, eyes turn to Republican Study Committee and Tuesday Group.
The decision from much of the 40-member House Freedom Caucus came after Ryan spent much of the day courting the group’s support.
Paul Ryan will run for speaker if House Republicans unite behind him.
Here’s what we know so far.
Ryan (R-Wis.) will face his colleagues -- and his political future -- at a Tuesday evening meeting of House Republicans.
Democrats filibuster bill that would crack down on local jurisdictions that refuse to cooperate with federal immigration authorities.
Hard-line conservatives, flexing their political muscle, mull possible demands of Ryan.
From the House majority leader to a political operative with Gowdy ties, many voices have entered the fray.
House prepares to act on Default Prevention Act, meant to forestall financial meltdown.
Hastert’s deal could keep details of his past out of public view.
Latest CBO estimate gives Congress about a month to act.
Conservatives want “regular order” — something that might end up marginalizing their views.
Republicans’ path forward depends on whether Ryan, the former vice presidential candidate, will step up.
The rise and fall of the Republican nominee for the House speakership is symbolic of the party’s dysfunction.