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Chuck Schumer Calls on Paul Ryan to Replace Intel Chair

Justin Holcomb, Senator Chuck Schumer of New York called on Speaker of the House Paul Ryan to relieve House Intelligence Chariman Devin Nunes of his duties to on Monday, citing his inability to run an impartial investigation. “Speaker Ryan should replace Chairman Nunes,” Schumer said on the Senate floor. “If Speaker Ryan wants the House to have a

Judge Jeanine: Paul Ryan Must Step Down After ObamaCare Replacement Failure

In her Opening Statement on Saturday, Judge Jeanine Pirro said Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) must step down from his position as Speaker of the House. Pirro said that after seven years of working on a bill to repeal and replace ObamaCare, the legislation Ryan and his leadership team designed still ultimately failed in a Republican-majority

Betsy McCaughey: Paul Ryan Should Step Down If He Cannot Pass Obamacare Repeal

Sean Moran, Betsy McCaughey, a former Donald Trump economic advisor, said that Speaker Ryan should step down if he cannot pass an Obamacare repeal package. Speaking to radio host John Castimatidis on AM 970 in New York, McCaughey said, “If he can’t do his job as Speaker, to hold these Republicans together and get a

Republicans Humiliated; Reverse Plans To Gut House Ethics Oversight

Charlie Spiering, House Republicans suddenly reversed plans to change the rules of the House Ethics Oversight panel, in a public humiliation to kick off the 115th Congress. In a hastily arranged meeting on Capitol Hill, the Republican conference scrambled to kill the rules changes proposal before a scheduled vote and after President-elect Donald Trump publicly

House Speaker Halts Lawmakers’ Pork Plan

Jeff Reynolds, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) stopped a recent effort by a group of Republican lawmakers to encourage spending taxpayers’ money on representatives’ pet projects. In November 2016, Reps. John Culberson (R-TX), Mike Kelly (R-PA), Mike Rogers (R-AL), and Tom Rooney (R-FL) proposed restoring federal lawmakers’ ability to propose earmarks, legislative language

GOP Congress Prepares to Pass Tax Cuts #DrainTheSwamp

Donald Lambro, WASHINGTON – Barack Obama’s presidency is going out with a whimper and Donald Trump is coming in with a roar of economic approval. After eight underperforming years of sluggish economic growth and frightening, roller-coaster stock markets, Wall Street sent a bullish message this week that the anemic economy is about to end, years