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House Freedom Caucus supports Ryan for speaker

...House Freedom Caucus said Wednesday it is supporting Rep. Paul Ryan for speaker of the House, all but guaranteeing he'll...supermajority of the House Freedom Caucus has voted to support Paul Ryan's bid to become the next Speaker of the House," the...
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Republicans rush to shut borders to Syrian refugees

...U.S. values in the wake of the deadly Paris terror attacks."Pause" was the word used by both new House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wisconsin and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, urging at least a temporary halt in the resettlement...
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Refugee quandary: Immigrant legacy versus 9/11-era fears

...threatened to try to stop it in legislation that must pass by Dec. 11 to keep the government running. New House Speaker Paul Ryan neither endorsed nor ruled out that course.? Other Republican presidential candidates, already skeptical if not...
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House Republicans return to Capitol to face leadership mess

...uncertain future.Attention is focused on Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan, the GOP's 2012 vice presidential nominee, who is...that make it unlikely they would step forward and support Paul Ryan, especially in a bloc," King said.Last week, King...
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Speaker Boehner's last deal: 2-year budget

...far-reaching, two-year budget agreement with President Barack Obama before handing Congress' top job over to Rep. Paul Ryan this week, congressional officials said Monday.The budget pact, in concert with a must-pass increase in the federal...
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Prospective speakers multiply in House as all wait on Ryan

...potential candidates, now approaching double digits, is happening even with all attention focused on Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan, the former GOP vice presidential nominee widely seen as the best person for the job.Ryan, who has made clear he does...
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Fresh starts as GOP taps new speaker, OKs budget deal

...crisis, highlights of a day of dramatic fresh starts at the Capitol after years of division and disarray.Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan, the 2012 GOP vice presidential candidate and a telegenic spokesman for conservative priorities, was nominated by his...
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John Boehner's here to stay, for now, with nothing to lose

...and other hard-right lawmakers.Boehner insists he wants to leave as scheduled at the end of October, but if Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wisconsin, won't agree to replace him, it may take a while for a consensus to form around an alternative...
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GOP faces chaos it hoped to avoid

...illegally - a policy prescription experts suggest would be difficult if not impossible to achieve.Incoming House Speaker Paul Ryan said over the weekend there would be no immigration bill until 2017, at the earliest. But Trump, who has infuriated...
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McCarthy abruptly withdraws candidacy for House speaker

...ruled it out."While I am grateful for the encouragement I've received, I will not be a candidate," said Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin, the former vice presidential nominee who now chairs the Ways and Means Committee. But Ryan was under intense...
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