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Paul Ryan calls executive order necessary to fight terrorism, and Homeland Security chief says agency solved problems quickly
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R., Wis.) defended President Trump’s temporary travel ban from seven Muslim-majority nations on Tuesday, but called the confusion over the executive order’s rollout “regrettable.” Photo: J. 448 more words
In April of last year, Dennis Hastert, former Speaker of the House and admitted child rapist, was sentenced to 15 months in prison for paying his victims to keep quiet. 218 more words
House Speaker Paul Ryan has stated that President Donald Trump is “wasting no time acting on his promises,” after Trump started his first full workday signing key executive orders on Obamacare, trade, government spending and taxpayer subsidies for abortions. 189 more words
WASHINGTON — Paul Ryan was easily re-elected Speaker of the House of the 115th Congress, following a vote in the chamber Tuesday.
Only one Republican member defected — Kentucky Republican Rep. 865 more words
WASHINGTON (AP) — Speaker Paul Ryan unanimously won his GOP colleagues’ votes on Tuesday for another term at the helm of the House. He told fellow Republicans he had President-elect Donald Trump’s support, and heralded “the dawn of a new, unified Republican government.” 823 more words