Paul Ryan had to explain the difference between domestic and foreign surveillance to Trump

AP Photo/Evan Vucci After President Donald Trump sent a tweet criticizing a critical national security program that allows the US to monitor foreign agents, House Speaker Paul Ryan had to spend half .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 13th, 2018

Paul Ryan calls Trump"s "shithole countries" remark "very unfortunate, unhelpful"

Reuters/Joshua Roberts House Speaker Paul Ryan said Friday it was "very unfortunate" and "unhelpful" of President Donald Trump to refer to foreign nations as "shithole countries." Ryan said his ancestors from Ireland faced similar comment.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 12th, 2018

US House extends NSA surveillance law, rejecting new privacy safeguards

US President Trump tweeted in support of an amendment to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, or FISA, on Thursday.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 12th, 2018

Trump bucked his own White House on a controversial surveillance law after watching Fox News

AP Photo/Evan Vucci President Donald Trump attacked the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) shortly after the White House released a statement signaling the administration's strong support for it. He then walked back his attack. "This is the a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 11th, 2018

FBI chief Christopher Wray and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein met with Paul Ryan about the Trump-Russia investigation

REUTERS/Joshua Roberts FBI Director Christopher Wray and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein met with House Speaker Paul Ryan on Wednesday to discuss demands by congressional supporters of President Donald Trump that .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 3rd, 2018

Nancy Pelosi is urging Paul Ryan to rein in Republicans hindering the House Intel Committee"s Russia investigation

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is urging House Speaker Paul Ryan to stop Trump allies from hindering the House Intelligence Committee's investigation of Russia's meddling in the US election. Pelosi said in a Thursday letter to Ryan: "Political haste m.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 23rd, 2017

Paul Ryan wants to target Medicare and Social Security next — but it may have to wait until Trump"s 2nd term

Alex Wong/Getty Images House Speaker Paul Ryan has hinted at pivoting to entitlement reforms in 2018. Republican lawmakers have said President Donald Trump informed them he will not touch entitlements until a second term. De.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 22nd, 2017

Video: CNN"s Don Lemon Mocks Trump and GOP"s Sycophantic Tax Bill Celebration and Asks If It"s a "Saturday Night Live" Sketch

Paul Ryan and others praising Trump compared to "scene out of 'The Godfather.'".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 21st, 2017

Paul Ryan Brushes Off Trump’s Sexual Misconduct Accusations While Taking Shot At Matt Lauer On ‘Today Show’

“Look, I don’t even know what all of these accusations are,” Ryan said of sexual misconduct allegations against Trump......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 20th, 2017

Who To Believe On Washington"s Korea Policy, Tillerson Or Trump?

Authored by Ron Paul via The Ron Paul Institute for Peace & Prosperity, President Trump has often said that his foreign policy objective was to keep his enemies guessing. If that’s the goal, you .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 18th, 2017

Paul Ryan Can’t Escape the Faces of Dreamers He Might Help Trump Deport

A jumbotron is going up across from the Capitol building to remind the Republican leadership of the immigrants who could be deported......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 11th, 2017

Republicans Prepare For War With FBI, DOJ: To File Contempt Action Over Anti-Trump Bias

Five weeks ago, House Speaker Paul Ryan accused the DOJ and FBI of “stonewalling” the House Intelligence Committee’s wide-ranging subpoena for all.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 3rd, 2017

If Trump And Pence Are Taken Down By Russia Investigation, Here"s Who The Next President Is

What would President Paul Ryan be like?.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 1st, 2017

Paul Ryan walked into an awkward exchange about sexual harassment allegations against Trump and Roy Moore

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 1st, 2017

Is IronStache the New Bernie Sanders? Meet the Ironworker Who Wants to Bring White People Back to the Democratic Party

Will an underdog's campaign to topple House Speaker Paul Ryan serve as a blueprint for Democrats trying to enlist disaffected Trump voters in the war for control of Congress?.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 29th, 2017

House passes GOP tax bill, Senate plan unclear

House Speaker Paul Ryan announces that the House of Representatives passed a major tax reform legislation along party lines, advancing a key agenda item for President Donald Trump and congressional leaders......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnNov 16th, 2017

Paul Ryan, McConnell, and Trump are on a collision course over the competing GOP tax bills

Both Senate and House Republicans have rolled out their versions of a tax reform bill, named the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. There are sub.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 11th, 2017

The GOP Tax Plan Tells Us Everything About Who Matters In American Democracy - HuffPost

HuffPostThe GOP Tax Plan Tells Us Everything About Who Matters In American DemocracyHuffPostPresident Donald Trump, flanked by Speaker Paul Ryan and Rep. Kevin Brady, pit.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 4th, 2017

Republicans are struggling to find money to pay for tax cuts

REPUBLICANS have spent years talking about the need to cut and simplify taxes. In June 2016 Paul Ryan, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, released a plan to do so. President Donald Trump released no fewer than three tax.....»»

Category: useconomySource: economistNov 2nd, 2017

Paul Manafort, accused of being an unregistered foreign agent, used "bond007" as his password, experts say

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images President Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort is accused of acting as an 'unregistered agent of a foreign principal" and "conspiracy against the United States," according to an indictment issued Monday......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 31st, 2017

Capitol Report: Trump, Ryan to meet ahead of tax bill release | Trump ‘seething’ as Mueller probe reaches ex-aides

President Donald Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan to meet ahead of the tax bill release; Trump was ‘seething’ as he watched the Russia probe developments on Monday; what Sen. Susan Collins wants from the tax bill; and more......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 31st, 2017