House Speaker Paul Ryan said he doesn’t believe there is a need for Congress to pass any kind of legislation aimed at protecting special counsel Robert Mueller.[...]
House Speaker, Paul Ryan, R-Wis., said he intends to remain in his role as speaker and expressed confidence in and support for House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., as his replacement.[...]
WASHINGTON – House Speaker Paul Ryan endorsed Kevin McCarthy, saying he’s the “right person” to lead the GOP.
Rep. Steve Scalise, the No. 3 in the GOP...[...]
As President Donald Trump and top Republicans dined on filet mignon at the White House last week, just hours after House Speaker Paul Ryan announced his retirement, Trump and Ryan's top lieutenant found themselves with a moment alone. [...]
WASHINGTON (AP) - As President Donald Trump and top Republicans dined on filet mignon at the White House this week, just hours after House Speaker Paul Ryan announced his stunning retirement, Trump and Ryan's top lieutenant found themselves with a moment alone.
Do you really want to be the next speaker of the House, Trump asked Kevin McCarthy, one of his closest allies in Congress. The Californian - the leading but undeclared contender - told the president he wants the job, according to two sources familiar with the conversation.
McCarthy emerged from the Wednesday evening chat confident he had Trump's backing to succeed Ryan, said one of the sources, a GOP operative.[...]
After House Speaker Paul Ryan announced he would not be running again, GOP House members are scrambling to keep their seats and find a suitable replacement for the speaker, NBC News reported.
The main goal for[...]
House Speaker Paul Ryan has endorsed his top lieutenant, Rep. Kevin McCarthy, to be his successor, giving a significant boost to the Californian's candidac[...]
WASHINGTON — A bloc of conservative House Republicans is pushing their own candidate to succeed Speaker Paul Ryan, leveraging their votes for influence and potentially turning an internal party contest[...]
California Rep. Kevin McCarthy’s bid to lead Republicans in the House of Representatives got a big boost this week when Speaker Paul Ryan publicly endorsed him, saying in an interview with NBC that “we all think that Kevin is the right p[...]