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Obviously we’re in favor of repealing the individual mandate, but we didn’t want to needlessly complicate the passage of tax reform, so we want to see the Senate go first and see if they can get that done and then we’ll discuss whether or not it gets included at the end [in conference].

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Obviously we’re in favorite of repealing the individual mandate, but we didn’t want to needlessly complicate the passage of tax reform, so we want to see the Senate go first and see if they can get that done and then we’ll discuss whether or not it gets included at the end [in conference].

Paul Ryan

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These allegations are disqualifying if true. Anyone who would do this to a child has no place in public office, let alone the United States Senate.

Paul Ryan

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11 days ago

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We give the power to Congress because we fear the perpetual war that went on in Europe, at this particular time, there are no limits.

Paul Ryan

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2 months ago

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I wanted House Speaker Paul Ryan to give us time. I did n’t want this to be rescinded on Day One and create chaos.

Paul Ryan

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I wanted him to give us time. I didn’t want this to be rescinded on Day One and create chaos.

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2 months ago

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DACA was an illegal abuse of executive power, and it’s important to reaffirm that the president can not unilaterally rewrite the law, today’s decision puts the ball in Congress ’ court. … A balance between compassion and deterring future illegal immigration can be found.

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2 months ago

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Congress writes laws, not the president, and ending this program fulfills a promise that President Trump made to restore the proper role of the executive and legislative branches. But now there is more to do, and the president has called on Congress to act, at the heart of this issue are young people who came to this country through no fault of their own, and for many of them it’s the only country they know.

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I don’t think a government shutdown is necessary, and I don’t think most people want to see a government shutdown, ourselves included.

Paul Ryan

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2 months ago

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I do believe that (Trump) messed up in his comments on Tuesday, when it sounded like a moral equivocation, or at the very least moral ambiguity, when we need extreme moral clarity.

Paul Ryan

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3 months ago

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Senators have made clear that this is an effort to keep the process alive, not to make law. If moving forward requires a conference committee, that is something the House is willing to do.

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3 months ago

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Tax reform is happening, not next year or next Congress, it is happening now, in 2017.

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4 months ago

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I don't think that sticking up for being a person with balance in your life, for wanting to spend your weekends in your home with your family... I don't think that means signing up for some new unfunded mandate.

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The last thing I'm going to do is pre-judge anything, i'm a person who wants to get the facts.

Paul Ryan

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Those are the things that I got elected to do, those are the things that are within our purview in Congress. So I'm working on making sure that we make good on our promises and fix people's problems. That's what's in my control, and that's what I'm focused on.

Paul Ryan

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6 months ago

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We've got three investigations on all things Russia right now: a House investigation, a Senate investigation, and, yes, still an ongoing professional FBI investigation, those investigations aren't going to change.

Paul Ryan

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6 months ago

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I don't think we should pass bills that we haven't read that we don't know what they cost.

Paul Ryan

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6 months ago

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Let's return power from Washington to the states, a lot of us have been waiting seven years to cast this vote.

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6 months ago

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A lot of us have been waiting seven years to cast this vote.

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6 months ago

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Don’t look at the press releases, look at the bill.

Paul Ryan

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6 months ago

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Do n’t look at the press releases, look at the bill.

Paul Ryan

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6 months ago

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I talked about 200 days because I thought the kind of agenda that we're attempting to put together here -- overhauling health care, overhauling the tax system, rebuilding our military, securing the border -- those take more than just a few months, they take a long time, at least a year.

Paul Ryan

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6 months ago

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We came up short, obamacare is the law of the land.

Paul Ryan

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6 months ago

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President Trump is wasting no time acting on his promises, we look forward to working with the president to build on these actions and deliver results for the people.

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6 months ago

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We are going to go when we have the votes.

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Wherever we land will be a product the president can and will support.

Paul Ryan

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7 months ago

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This gets us closer, we have plenty of cushion. We are well within our timeline.

Paul Ryan

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7 months ago

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I think the President's instincts are similar to mine. I think he is not anxious to have the regime change, he's not anxious to be involved in every civil war. I think he's gone a different route on this particular instance, but I think his overall persona and his overall beliefs about the Middle East are that being involved in every civil war is not a great idea.

Paul Ryan

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7 months ago

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Chairman Nunes wants to make sure this is not a distraction to a very important investigation.

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7 months ago

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Their amendment makes this a much better bill, this amendment alone is real progress and it will help us build momentum toward delivering on our pledge to the country.

Paul Ryan

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7 months ago

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I'll just say this. Chairman Nunes has my confidence. I've met with the committee. They have my confidence, what's important is that this committee does its investigation on a bipartisan basis to get to the bottom of things and go investigate all things Russia. That's what this committee is going to do.

Paul Ryan

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7 months ago

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We have very productive conversations occurring among our members, but those are productive conversations, that doesn't mean that we have language and text that's ready to go and the votes are lined up. But that's what you need to do in order to get that, meaning get members talking. That's happening.

Paul Ryan

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7 months ago

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I think there still is an opportunity for compromise on this, but I think it still needs more time.

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7 months ago

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I'm trying to get this bill passed.

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I won’t tell you the timeline because we want to get it right, we have an aggressive agenda and we’ve been moving quickly on this aggressive agenda. But we want to make sure that we get it right.

Paul Ryan

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7 months ago

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I'm frustrated by the fact that the American people have a right to know the truth, certain actions by the chairman have hurt the crediblity of the committee. Jones also said the special committee should be independent and outside Congress, like the 9/11 Commission. The first to call for Nunes to step aside was California Rep. Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House’s Intelligence committee. I believe the public can not have the necessary confidence that matters involving the president's campaign or transition team can be objectively investigated or overseen by the chairman, he said. Nunes, a California Republican, has thus far declined to step aside, asking.

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7 months ago

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I will not sugarcoat this, this is a disappointing day for us. Doing big things is hard. All of us. All of us, myself included, we will need time to reflect on how we got to this moment, what we could have done to do it better, we were a 10-year opposition party, where being against things was easy to do. You just had to be against it.

Paul Ryan

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8 months ago

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We were a 10-year opposition party, where being against things was easy to do. You just had to be against it.

Paul Ryan

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8 months ago

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And now in three months' time we tried to go to a governing party where we actually had to get 216 people to agree with each other on how we do things, and we weren't just quite there today.

Paul Ryan

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8 months ago

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Are we willing to say 'yes' to the good, the very good, even if it's not the perfect?

Paul Ryan

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8 months ago

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We are going to be living with Obamacare for the foreseeable future.

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8 months ago

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We came really close today but we came up short.

Paul Ryan

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8 months ago

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We have big, ambitious plans to improve people’s lives.

Paul Ryan

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8 months ago

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This is the chance, this is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

Paul Ryan

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8 months ago

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We are in the fourth quarter of the House passing this bill which is the fourth committee—that’s when a lot of negotiations intensify near the end of the process, this is called legislating—we have to broker compromises to make sure we draft legislation that can actually pass.

Paul Ryan

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8 months ago

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The president has been bringing members down and talking to members and closing the deal, this is so encouraging—we’ve never seen this kind of presidential engagement with our members before—President Trump and Vice President Pence are rolling up their sleeves.

Paul Ryan

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8 months ago

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Governing is tough—we’ve gone from being the opposition party for the last 10 years to being a governing party within the last four months, it looks messy, but this is the system the founders envisioned—we either repeal and replace and make tax reform easier, and if we don’t, it will make tax reform $1 trillion harder.

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I feel very good about it, actually, it’s exactly where we want to be.

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I’m very impressed with how the president is helping us close this bill … getting the votes, the president has become a great closer. He’s the one who has helped negotiate the changes in this bill with members from all over our caucus.

Paul Ryan

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Those are all things that we are working, we are making sure that we get all the language right.

Paul Ryan

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8 months ago

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We have not seen any evidence that there was a wiretap or a (Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act) court order against Trump Tower or somebody in Trump Tower.

Paul Ryan

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8 months ago

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You're looking at some of the top conservatives in the House.

Paul Ryan

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8 months ago

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Terrible! Just found out that Obama had my 'wires tapped' in Trump Tower just before the victory. Nothing found. This is McCarthyism!

Paul Ryan

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He is a constructive force to help us get to a resolution so that we get consensus on how to repeal and replace Obamacare.

Paul Ryan

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8 months ago

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This President is getting deeply involved. He is helping bridge gaps in our conference. He is a constructive force to help us to get to a resolution so that we get consensus on how to repeal and replace Obamacare.

Paul Ryan

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The intelligence committees, in their continuing, widening, ongoing investigations of all things Russia, got to the bottom -- at least so far with respect to our intelligence community -- that no such wiretap existed.

Paul Ryan

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We're working hand in glove with the White House, the President is all in on this.

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It's not coming up this afternoon.

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It will lower premiums 10 percent; it stabilizes the market; it’s a $1.2 trillion spending cut, and $883 billion tax cut and $337 billion deficit reduction, so, this compared to the status quo, is far better.

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8 months ago

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This report confirms that the American Health Care Act will lower premiums and improve access to quality, affordable care. CBO also finds that this legislation will provide massive tax relief, dramatically reduce the deficit, and make the most fundamental entitlement reform in more than a generation, these are things we are achieving in just the first of a three-pronged approach. It's important to note that this report does not take into consideration additional steps Congress and the Trump administration are taking that will further lower costs and increase choices.

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The one thing I'm certain will happen is CBO will say, 'Well, gosh, not as many people will get coverage,'.

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And we need it, as Americans, for half a dozen reasons, one is, the Russians tried to interfere with our elections. Two, the Russians are not only bad actors, but they live off of chaos that they continue to try to create in our country.

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I was the first Republican to call for the attorney general to recuse himself.

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The last thing we want to do is prevent our ability to actually get law made, this reconciliation tool is pretty tight. There's a lot of stuff we would love to put in the bill, but unfortunately the Senate rules don't allow us that.

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If you told me 10 years ago where we would be I'd 'd be in a dream. I'd be doing backflips.

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Thank you for putting up with my presentation.

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This is the closest we will ever get to repealing and replacing ObamaCare.

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I think what you're seeing is we're going through the inevitable growing pains of being an opposition party to becoming a governing party.

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We’re not jamming this down anybody’s throat.

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8 months ago

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Planned Parenthood legislation would be in our reconciliation bill.

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10 months ago

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The Office will continue to be governed by a bipartisan independent outside board with ultimate decision-making authority. The Office is still expected to take in complaints of wrongdoing from the public. It will still investigate them thoroughly and independently. And the outside board will still decide whether or not evidence exists to warrant a full investigation by the House Ethics Committee. With the amendment adopted last night, the bipartisan, evenly-divided House Ethics Committee will now have oversight of the complaints office. But the Office is not controlled by the Committee.

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We agree on the same goals, our agenda is one in the same.

Paul Ryan

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11 months ago

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We’ve been fighting Barack Obama for 8 years.

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11 months ago

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As a legislator, he has played a leading role in developing conservative health care solutions that put patients first. We could not ask for a better partner to work with Congress to fix our nation's health care challenges.

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11 months ago

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I am pulling the fire alarm right now, is what I’m doing in the Democratic Party, i believe we are in denial of what’s happened, and I’m pulling the fire alarm because the house is burning down.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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We better get our act together or we will cease being a national party, we are going to be a regional party that fails to get into the majority and fails to do things on behalf of those working-class people that were the back of the Democratic Party for so long.

Paul Ryan

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The problem is they talk to people in segments, here’s our LGBT community. Here’s our labor guy. That doesn’t work. You stop becoming a national party.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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If we don’t have Barack Obama at the top of the ticket, we can’t win elections, that is an unsustainable model.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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I’m talking Democratic Party 2.0.

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1 year ago

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We just had a ‘drain the swamp’ election,’ let’s not just turn around and bring back earmarks two weeks later.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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With this bill, Congress helps gives a voice to the voiceless. Because victims of sexual assault deserve full protection under the law -- and this legislation reaffirms the fact that their right to justice is unconditional.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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I think people in our caucus understand the reality of the moment that this divided government presents us with.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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He’s had a pretty strange run since the convention, you would think that we want to be focusing on Hillary Clinton, on all of her deficiencies. She is such a weak candidate that one would think that we would be on offense against Hillary Clinton, and it is distressing that that’s not what we’re talking about these days.

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Paul Ryan’s had a pretty strange run since the convention, you would think that we want to be focusing on Hillary Clinton, on all of her deficiencies. Hillary Clinton is such a weak candidate that one would think that we would be on offense against Hillary Clinton, and it is distressing thatthat’s not what we’re talking about these days.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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You would think we ought to be focusing on Hillary Clinton, on all of her deficiencies. She is such a weak candidate that one would think we'd be on offense against Hillary Clinton, and it is distressing that that's not what we're talking about these days.

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You would think we ought to be focusing on Hillary Clinton, on all of her deficiencies. Hillary Clinton is such a weak candidate that one would think we'd be on offense against Hillary Clinton and it is distressing that that's not what we're talking about these days.

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Many Muslim Americans have served valiantly in our military, and made the ultimate sacrifice. Captain Khan was one such brave example, his sacrifice - and that of Khizr and Ghazala Khan - should always be honored. Period.

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1 year ago

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His sacrifice - and that of Khizr and Ghazala Khan - should always be honored. Period.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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I don’t know the answer to that question. I really have no idea.

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1 year ago

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You know what? None of this will happen under Hillary Clinton. Only with Donald Trump and Mike Pence do we have a chance at a better way.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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I think what we should be focused on is listening to people in communities who have done a good job of merging law enforcement with the communities so that these kinds of problems don’t occur.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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I want to talk about our ideas, our solutions and how our party should unite … around our common principles and how we apply those principles to problems.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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A few perpetrators of evil do not represent us, they do not control us, justice will be done.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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There’s going to be a temptation to let our anger send us further into our corners. Let’s not let that happen.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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Let’s not lose sight of the values that unite us, our common humanity.

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1 year ago

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That is something we should begin discussions with Great Britain to ease concerns so that we do have a smooth trade relationship with Great Britain because they are our indispensable ally.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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The Constitution is clear: The president is not permitted to write laws -- only Congress is.

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1 year ago

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The last thing I would do is tell anybody to do something that’s contrary to their conscience.

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1 year ago

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As the FBI director just told us the other day, and I think he said this publicly, if we do this wrong, like the president is proposing, we can actually blow our ongoing terrorist investigations. So, we want to get this right, so that we don't undermine terrorist investigations.

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1 year ago

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If you have a quick idea in the heat of the moment that says let's take away a person's rights without due process, we're going to defend the Constitution.

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This is a war with radical Islam. It's not a war with Islam. Muslims are our partners, the vast, vast majority of Muslims in this country and around the world are moderate, they’re peaceful, they’re tolerant. So they are among our best allies, among our best resources, in this fight against radical Islamic terrorism.

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I do not think a Muslim ban is in our country's interests.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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Is it too late for the party to change the rules ?

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1 year ago

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It’s reasoning I don’t relate to. I completely disagree with the thinking behind that. And so, he clearly says and does things I don’t agree with, i’ve had to speak up on time to time when that has occurred and I’ll continue to do that if that’s necessary. I hope it’s not.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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The comment about the judge the other day was out of left field for my mind, it’s reasoning I don’t relate to. I completely disagree with the thinking behind that. And so, he clearly says and does things I don’t agree with.

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He clearly says and does things I don't agree with. And I've had to speak up ... (from) time to time when that has occurred. And I'll continue to do that if that's necessary. I hope it's not.

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1 year ago

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I don’t know where all this got from, i have not made a decision and I really have nothing more to add.

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1 year ago

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I want this to be a sincere deliberative process, i think it’s important we actually discuss the principles we all share in common and the policies that come from them.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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This isn’t a legislative agenda for 2016 because Barack Obama is president. That’s not going anywhere, we want a conservative president. Hillary Clinton isn’t going to be for a lot of these things.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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Right now, the stability of the U.S. territory is in danger, as the Puerto Rican government continues to default on major loan payments. We have insisted that our response meet basic principles, and first among them is protecting taxpayers from a bailout.

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1 year ago

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I know some of you are here about a meeting that's happening tomorrow, that's what this week is about.

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1 year ago

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There is plenty of room for different policy disputes in this party. We come from different wings of the party. The goal here is to unify the various wings of the party around common principles so we can go forward unified.

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1 year ago

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We cannot afford to lose this election to Hillary Clinton.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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Let's fund risk pools at the state level to subsidize their coverage, so that they can get affordable coverage, you dramatically lower the price for everybody else. You make health insurance so much more affordable, so much more competitive and open up competition.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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The IRS is not being led well. I think the IRS misled Americans, this is an agency that needs to be cleaned up.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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What I think we need to do is win an election, get better people in these agencies and reform the tax code.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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Tax reform is a 2015 thing for sure.

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1 year ago

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That is to me more of a 2017 project in the post-Obama era.

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1 year ago

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While I am grateful for the encouragement I’ve received, I will not be a candidate.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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Get my name out of it ... I'm not that person.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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I'm not running for president ... End of story.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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No, we need to do a budget.

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1 year ago

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It did not used to be this bad, and it does not have to be this way.

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1 year ago

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Nobody should say such things, to even address or hint (about) violence is unacceptable.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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I will obviously bone up on all the rules, my goal is to be dispassionate and to be ‘Switzerland.’To be neutral and dispassionate. Make sure that the rule of law prevails and to make sure that the delegates make their decision however the rules require them to do that. I will acquaint myself with these things at the right time.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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This is more likely to become an open convention than we thought before, so we're getting our minds around the idea that this could very well become a reality, and therefore those of us that are involved in the convention need to respect that.

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1 year ago

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I saw Boehner last night and told him to 'knock it off,'.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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We believe we have an obligation, a duty, to offer another way forward. To offer an alternative.

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1 year ago

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This party does not prey on people’s prejudices, we believe all people are created equal in the eyes of God and our government. This is fundamental. And if someone wants to be our nominee, they must understand this.

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It’ll probably be just a phone call, because of our schedules, it will be difficult to meet.

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1 year ago

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I can only hope and assume our nominee will want to enact the bold conservative agenda that we’re offering, it’s something everybody running for president should easily support.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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We have heard from the campaign, but the two have not yet spoken, we expect the speaker to be in touch with all the remaining candidates soon to discuss our efforts to build a bold conservative policy agenda for 2017.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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When I see something that runs counter to who we are as a party and a country, I will speak up.

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1 year ago

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We'll cross these bridges when we get to it, but I do believe that we will be able to unify as a party.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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We ’ll cross these bridges when we get to it, but I do believe that we will be able to unify as a party.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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This is a different kind of leadership. This is not jam things down people's throats. This is the kind of leadership where we will make decisions together as a Republican Conference.

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1 year ago

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I feel very strongly about budgeting, i feel very strongly about getting a real working appropriations process so that we can reclaim the power of the purse. My views are very well known on this. We're having the kind of family conversation.

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I’m the not the micromanager of the House. I'm the speaker of the House.

Paul Ryan

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It would be a shame, but the sky won’t fall.

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1 year ago

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As climate change bites hard, the risk increases for farmers, anything that can improve the risk management benefits food supply and has a direct bottom line impact.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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We are going to respect the FBI's investigation.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

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During his 20 years in the force, Officer Alston set an example of devotion and professionalism that we should all strive to follow.

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1 year ago

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As the president himself has acknowledged, Iran is likely to use this cash infusion -- more than $100 billion in total -- to finance terrorists, this comes just weeks after Tehran's most recent illegal ballistic missile test, and just days after the (Iran Revolutionary Guard Corps) detained 10 American sailors. A bipartisan majority in the House voted to reject this deal in the first place, and we will continue to do everything possible to prevent a nuclear Iran.

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1 year ago

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It clears the path to repealing this law with a Republican president in 2017 and replacing it with a truly patient-centered health care system, we will not back down from this fight to defend the sanctity of life and make quality health care coverage achievable for all Americans.

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1 year ago

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While we don't yet know the details of the plan, the president is at minimum subverting the legislative branch, and potentially overturning its will, his proposals to restrict gun rights were debated by the United States Senate, and they were rejected. No president should be able to reverse legislative failure by executive fiat, not even incrementally.

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1 year ago

Politics

So we have Planned Parenthood defunded in the reconciliation bill. You can use this bill once a year and we used it for this.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

Politics

Let me first say, this is a divided government and in divided government you don’t get everything you want.

Paul Ryan

Found on FOX News
1 year ago

Politics

This was a big page-turning exercise to get us on the right track to regular order next year.

Paul Ryan

Found on CNN
1 year ago

Politics

I come from the conservative movement, and the people who have been lifelong members of the conservative movement know me as one of their own.

Paul Ryan

Found on CNN
1 year ago

Politics

I still have a lot of culture to change.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

Politics

Eight years of liberal progressive politics has produced miserable results and I really don't think the country is going to have more of the same and that is why I am confident we are going to keep our majority.

Paul Ryan

Found on CNN
1 year ago

Politics

I talked to Harry Reid once in 2012 for 30 seconds before getting this job.

Paul Ryan

Found on CNN
1 year ago

Politics

My faith, my family and my hobbies help me do that.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

Politics

When the vice president had his critics just going off the deep end, as they often do, he asked Lynne, his wife, ‘ Does it bug you when people refer to me as Darth Vader ? ’ And she said, ‘ No. It humanizes you, ’.

Paul Ryan

Found on FOX News
1 year ago

Politics

We inherited a process, a cake that was pretty much more than half-baked.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

Politics

We played the cards that were dealt the best we can.

Paul Ryan

Found on FOX News
1 year ago

Politics

We want to get it right, we don’t want to rush legislation, especially big legislation like this: omnibus appropriations.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

Politics

We know we’re going to get it right, not just get it fast, we are going to make sure that members of Congress and therefore the public have the time to read what is agreed to, but we’re not going to let an arbitrary Dec. 11 deadline stop us from getting this right.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

Latest Headlines

Some of our best and biggest allies in this struggle and fight against radical Islam terror are Muslims.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

Top News

It might take us more than just this week to get these issues put together correctly.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

Politics

Clearly we can do more.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

Politics

One common denominator in these tragedies is mental illness. That's why we need to look at fixing our nation's mental health system.

Paul Ryan

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1 year ago

Politics

We are a compassionate nation. We always have been and we always will be. But we also must remember that our first priority is to protect the American people.

Paul Ryan

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

Politics

We intend to take a bill to the floor on Thursday to have a pause in this refugee program.

Paul Ryan

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2 years ago

Politics

The prudent, the responsible thing is to take a pause in this particular aspect of this refugee program in order to verify that terrorists are not trying to infiltrate the refugee population.

Paul Ryan

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

Politics

Our nation has always been welcoming, but we can't let terrorists take advantage of our compassion. This is a moment where it's better to be safe than to be sorry, we think the prudent and responsible thing is to take a pause in this particular aspect of this refugee program in order to verify that terrorists are not trying to infiltrate the refugee population.

Paul Ryan

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Politics

I don’t know the answer to what my position is on a trade agreement I have not even yet read, but again, I am pleased with the process we have coming before us.

Paul Ryan

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

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I don't think that sticking up for being a person with balance in your life, for wanting to spend your weekends in your home with your family ... I don't think that means signing up for some new unfunded mandate.

Paul Ryan

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Politics

I don't think Planned Parenthood should get a red cent from the taxpayer. I've always believed that, even before these disgusting videos came out, but I believe we need to do our oversight. We're just beginning to start a committee to investigate Planned Parenthood. That's important. So the special committee on Planned Parenthood, I think, should be in the driver's seat overseeing this process.

Paul Ryan

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2 years ago

Top News

This is what I mean when I say being an effective opposition party. I think being an effective opposition party means being honest with people upfront about what it is we can and cannot achieve, but we also have to push issues where we can push issues, we have to speak truth to power.

Paul Ryan

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2 years ago

Top News

I think we need to be very clear about what we can and cannot achieve and not set expectations that we know we can't reach given the constraints of the Constitution.

Paul Ryan

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2 years ago

Top News

If I really wanted to be president, I would have run in this cycle for the presidency. I had the chance and opportunity to do so and I chose not to do that. I'm perfectly happy and content with this decision.

Paul Ryan

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Politics

The right's going to get more military money, the left's going to get more welfare money. The secret handshake goes on, and the American public gets stuck with the bill, this deal will do nothing but explode the debt.

Paul Ryan

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2 years ago

Top News

Let's be frank: The House is broken, we are not solving problems. We are adding to them. And I am not interested in laying blame. We are not settling scores. We are wiping the slate clean. Neither the members nor the people are satisfied with how things are going. We need to make some changes, starting with how the House does business.

Paul Ryan

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Politics

We do get paid to do a job, i think If you're going to hold an office you ought to represent the people who pay you. If you're going to accept pay, you ought to show up for work.

Paul Ryan

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2 years ago

Politics

For many Republicans this will be difficult, because this will be Republicans giving the President extraordinary power to borrow unlimited amounts of money, i haven't met a Republican anywhere outside of Washington who is for this deal, so the Republicans will be put on record tonight.

Paul Ryan

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2 years ago

Politics

Neither of which seem to be too concerned with the deficit.

Paul Ryan

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2 years ago

Politics

Our party has lost its vision and we're going to replace it with a vision.

Paul Ryan

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

Politics

I don't plan to be Caesar, calling all the shots around here.

Paul Ryan

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

Politics

If I’m elected speaker, we will begin a conversation about how to approach these big issues – as a team – long before we reach these kinds of deadlines. We simply can’t keep doing business this way.

Paul Ryan

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2 years ago

Top News

I was excited when we got invited to attend his speech, i thought the president's invitation...was an olive branch.

Paul Ryan

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Politics

Through these investigations we have uncovered serious and unprecedented actions taken by the most senior IRS official in charge of the non-profit unit, Lois Lerner, to deprive conservative organizations of their constitutional rights, despite the DOJ closing its investigation, the Ways and Means Committee will continue to find answers and hold the IRS accountable for its actions.

Paul Ryan

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Politics

I cannot and will not give up my family time.

Paul Ryan

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2 years ago

Top News

Right now, I've got nothing to add, anybody who wants to meet with me, I'm going to do that.

Paul Ryan

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Politics

Tom has a proven record of advancing conservative solutions and principles. He has the knowledge and skills needed to be an effective majority leader, and I'm proud to support him.

Paul Ryan

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Top News

This disappointing data, five years into an economic recovery, underscores the need for a new effort to modernize our country's safety net programs.

Paul Ryan

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

Healthcare

This decision makes clear what we have said from the beginning: Joseph Ruggieri did not commit insider trading.

Paul Ryan

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2 years ago

Company News

The argument that holds the least water with me is 'other countries do it, so should we,' gOOD THING.

Paul Ryan

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2 years ago

Business

Pick a position. I mean, that's what leaders do.

Paul Ryan

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

Politics

They abandon this president in droves on a bill they asked for.

Paul Ryan

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2 years ago

Politics

We shouldn’t confer Malaysia’s sins to these other countries that we’re trying to get agreements with.

Paul Ryan

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2 years ago

Top News

The undecideds are falling the right way, so we are within striking distance.

Paul Ryan

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2 years ago

Industrials

Look, I got no issues with George, he's a nice guy. But you know, he has -- everybody has political views.

Paul Ryan

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Politics

We can't keep measuring success by how much money are we throw at programs. We have to measure success as, 'Is it working?'.

Paul Ryan

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Top News

I feel reasonably optimistic.

Paul Ryan

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

Politics

Tax reform is a 2015 thing for sure, it has to be done by the end of the summer …. If it goes back past summer, it’s hard to see how that gets done.

Paul Ryan

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2 years ago

Politics

This tells me there’s a formula there for getting things done, and maybe tax reform, it was a good opportunity to work with Ms. Pelosi in a bipartisan way to do the right thing for the country.

Paul Ryan

Found on FOX News
2 years ago

Politics

The SEC's case is a purely circumstantial one, this is the mother of all circumstantial cases.

Paul Ryan

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

Company News

I see it as crony capitalism. The argument that other countries do it is an argument that just does not fly with me. We’re America.

Paul Ryan

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

Politics

It illustrates that although the FEC splits on party lines, they don't split for partisan advantage.

Paul Ryan

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

Politics

I agree with every word [in Obama’s State of the Union address] with respect to trade and Asia and getting in there and helping write the rules instead of China writing the rules.

Paul Ryan

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2 years ago

Opinion

The idea is not to make ObamaCare work better or actually authorize ObamaCare.

Paul Ryan

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2 years ago

Politics

What I think the president is trying to do here is to, again, exploit envy economics, this top-down redistribution doesn't work.

Paul Ryan

Found on FOX News
2 years ago

Politics

I have decided that I am not going to run for president in 2016, it is amazing the amount of encouragement I have gotten from people - from friends and supporters - but I feel like I am in a position to make a big difference where I am and I want to do that.

Paul Ryan

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

Politics

It is amazing the amount of encouragement I have gotten from people - from friends and supporters - but I feel like I am in a position to make a big difference where I am and I want to do that.

Paul Ryan

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

Politics

What we're simply striving for is accuracy in score keeping, we know for a fact that it is not accurate or prudent to ignore the effects of economic growth on policies we make in Congress.

Paul Ryan

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

Top News

I tend to avoid the shows that focus on politics, just to get a break from it all, i tried watching the first couple episodes of 'House of Cards,' but I thought it was way over the top. Members of Congress aren't anything like Frank Underwood. Most of us are far less interesting.

Paul Ryan

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Politics

I'm totally horrified by what happened, one just needs to look at the video, the images of that bathroom, and it knocks you out. It knocks you out.

Paul Ryan

Found on CNN
2 years ago

World

I'm still fearful of all of that, however, I have come to feel it is quite different. I'm starting to believe what my ex-wife was always telling me -- that it's safe.

Paul Ryan

Found on CNN
2 years ago

World

I'm totally horrified by what happened, one just needs to look at the video, the images of that bathroom and it knocks you out. It knocks you out. I still hope my children have not seen that, those beautiful children, I have to make sure... I protect them as best I can. A veiled woman attacked Paul Ryan, 47, last week in a restroom of a high-end mall in Abu Dhabi. Paul Ryan was killed with a sharp object during a fight in the women's restroom, local authorities said. Police later arrested an Emirati woman, whom they described as a suspect. Paul Ryan arrived in Abu Dhabi last week to be reunited with Paul Ryan 11-year-old twin boys. Paul Ryan said Paul Ryan plans to move them to the United States, where they used to live. Paul Ryan and Paul Ryan 13-year-old daughter, who currently live in Vienna, will join them. Though they plan to leave in January, Paul Ryan said, Paul Ryan is not worried about any dangers.

Paul Ryan

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Top News

They are treating me like family now, they have expressed almost precisely in these terms, the children will not have to worry about their education, for their entire education basically.

Paul Ryan

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Top News

I can't believe I have the power to pardon, that is shocking to me. I don't want this responsibility, as far as I can tell, it seems pretty damning evidence and she( the suspect) confessed herself. Ibolya, my dear ex-wife, and I do mean that, will not have died in vain.

Paul Ryan

Found on CNN
2 years ago

Top News

We should reform welfare for businesses, with the new majority coming in, I think we’ll have more people ... subscribing to the view I just mentioned.

Paul Ryan

Found on Reuters
2 years ago

Politics

We have a lot of work to do to get our economy back on track, and the Ways and Means Committee will be at the forefront of reform.

Paul Ryan

Found on Reuters
3 years ago

Politics

I think it would do great damage in his relations with Congress, If he chooses to do this, we will see this as a move for him to play 2016 politics, to try and help his party versus our party, instead of working and coming to common ground with Republicans in 2015 to get things done, which is what I think the voters told us they want in this very last election.

Paul Ryan

Found on Reuters
3 years ago

Politics

It's not a question of if, it's a question of when, and what I would say is it's somewhere between one and three years from getting done, The sooner the better in my mind, but we'll see what kind of atmosphere we have to work with.

Paul Ryan

Found on Reuters
3 years ago

Politics

That's something I've long reserved for 2015, You'll know when I know. I'll let you know.

Paul Ryan

Found on Reuters
3 years ago

Politics

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