Longtime Democratic leader says he plans to remain in his post in 2018, a crucial election year, and beyond.
Republican House Speaker Joe Straus is calling for the removal of this marker, which was installed by the Texas Division, Children of the Confederacy, in the state Capitol in 1959, […]
The Republican speaker of Texas’ House of Representatives called Tuesday for the removal of a plaque that honored the Confederacy from the state’s capitol building, making him the state’s most prominent GOP member to take such a hardline stance on the issue. State Rep. Joe Straus (R-San Antonio)...
Today, Texas House Speaker Joe Straus, joined the continuing push to take down Confederate monuments by calling for the removal of a plaque at the statehouse entitled the “Children of the Confederacy Creed” that asserts the Civil War “was not a rebellion, nor was its underlying cause to sustain slavery.” House Speaker Joe Straus is calling […]
The White House and House Speaker Paul Ryan didn't want a bipartisan health care effort interfering with their last-ditch push to strip health care coverage from millions of Americans, so they blackballed it. Politico writes: House Speaker...Show More Summary
The Latest on Rhode Island lawmakers returning to work in a rare fall session (all times local): 2:30 p.m. Rhode Island House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello has gaveled in a rare … Click to Continue »
Still reeling from the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, Florida may consider setting up gas reserves and whether to make food and water available along major highways. Florida House Speaker Richard … Click to Continue »
The state's Republican speaker of the House said the "Children of the Confederacy" plaque should be removed from the capitol building.
Speaker Paul Ryan and the White House “have informed Senate Republican leaders that they oppose a bipartisan plan to stabilize Obamacare being written in the Senate… in a clear bid to boost the Senate’s prospects of repealing the health law,” [...]
A powerful Texas Republican is calling for the removal of a Confederate marker in the state Capitol that rejects slavery as an underlying cause of the Civil War. Republican House … Click to Continue »
The Latest on House Speaker Paul Ryan visit to Harley-Davidson plant (all times local): 6:20 p.m. House Speaker Paul Ryan says he understands why Harley-Davidson is opening a manufacturing plant … Click to Continue »
House Speaker Paul Ryan plans to talk tax reform at a Harley-Davidson factory outside of Milwaukee. Ryan was scheduled to tour the factory in Menomonee Falls on Monday, hold a … Click to Continue »
It requires an internet connection if you're planning to leave the house, but it's still a great deal. Plus: a keyboard that's also designed for leaving the house.
House Speaker Paul Ryan has reportedly indicated privately that he thinks President Trump’s promised border wall with Mexico has a very slim chance of becoming a reality. Read more...
There has been a lot of talk about what an ineffective Speaker of the House of Representatives Paul Ryan (R – Wisc.) is and has been but in every case, the fact that he’s not going anywhere keeps coming up as some big FYI to many Americans. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan says there's a bipartisan majority in Congress to protect an estimated 800,000 immigrants brought to United States as children and now here illegally. Ryan said in a radio interview Friday that "there's a sweet spot for this... Show More Summary
In spite of attacks from the president, he's putting in the work. The post You Can Call House Speaker Paul Ryan the Road Warrior appeared first on RedState.
Two weeks, House Speaker Paul Ryan says, in two weeks Republicans will reveal all the tax cut details. Or maybe, you know, an outline. But definitely two weeks and it'll all happen by the end of the year. We'll have a new tax system in 2018 he says. Show More Summary
The head of the Russian Upper House has warned the US “export of democracy” is merely a disguised attempt to maintain its dominant position in the world that can only bring chaos, wars and disasters to other nations. Read Full Article at RT.com
The first woman to serve as majority leader in the Illinois House of Representatives and a top lieutenant to House Speaker Mike Madigan says she won't seek re-election. The Chicago … Click to Continue »