Ryan downplays need for Congress to authorize strikes on Syria

16 April, 2018, 02:25 | Author: Kim Reid
  • Speaker of the House Paul Ryan speaks to the media on Capitol Hill in Washington U.S

"So when I look at that picture I have to say, I don't feel very celebratory, I feel very excluded".

Ryan announced April 11 he won't seek re-election this year but will finish the year as the top Republican in the House. He's represented Wisconsin's 1st Congressional District since 1999.

Ryan, a Wisconsin Republican, also dismissed the argument that his remaining speaker's ending will hurt get together initiatives to keep its property majority as "only inner D.C. gossip". Ryan "recently" came to the conclusion that wasn't the best path for him, one of the sources said.

TV news pundits wasted no time telling viewers where to put their money in betting on who will replace Ryan; Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, Friend of Trump, was ahead as of writing.

Ryan joins a parade of legislators - majority Republicans - who've said they have had enough, one way or another, and will give up their seats.

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On Election Day in 2016, Ryan reportedly prepared to deliver a speech calling upon the Republican Party to reject Trump's nativism and nationalism and instead find its future in the inclusive conservatism favored by his mentor, Jack Kemp.

Ryan said in a press conference shortly after the announcement was issued that he was stepping down to spend more time with his children, who are in their teenage years.

Ryan on Sunday again stressed his focus on his family.

The introduction of a potential third candidacy could make the post-election closed-door vote for Republican party leader - either in late November or early December - more complicated.

"He will leave a legacy of achievement that nobody can question".

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Ryan said they were celebrating the accomplishments they'd had and the agenda they're working on, such as health care and infrastructure bills. "We are with you Paul!" the President wrote.

Property Speaker Paul Ryan claims he'll continue being the most effective Republican in the room until slumping in January, despite calls for a direction transition and also queries from inside his caucus regarding a dragged-out course of action harming the celebration at the November mid-terms.

On other fronts, the speaker of the House was not so successful, particularly with respect to his interest in restoring Medicare and Social Security to a strong financial footing and bringing this country's out-of-control deficit spending under control.

Rather than go down with the ship - or perhaps suffer the same fate as Tom Foley in 1994, the last sitting speaker to lose a re-election race - Mr Ryan is reserving his seat on a lifeboat.

But Ryan's dramatic departure - barely two years after his party, on the brink of an internal civil war, turned to him as a popular unifier between the feuding factions of conservatives, moderates, libertarians, and populist-nationalists - fits a larger pattern.

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