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Ryan, McConnell Launch ‘Bold and Aggressive’ 200-Day Plan to Implement Trump Agenda

Neil W. McCabe, PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania–Speaker Paul D. Ryan (R.-Wis.) and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R.-Ky.) told reporters Thursday at the Republicans’ policy retreat here that they are committed to a 200-day program to implement the agenda of President Donald J. Trump. “We are actually having a fantastic opportunity right here in Philadelphia,” said Ryan,

Cruz can’t seal the deal with GOP colleagues

Burgess Everett and Katie Glueck Cruz can’t seal the deal with GOP colleagues. They still can’t bring themselves to endorse the Texas firebrand. Senate Republicans are all for stopping Donald Trump. But they are twisting themselves like pretzels to avoid officially endorsing their colleague Ted Cruz. Increasingly, Cruz’s colleagues are grudgingly saying nice things about