Home » World

Speaker Ryan departure sparks unrest, GOP fears losing House

16 April, 2018, 02:23 | Author: Kristen Ingram
  • Residents of Janesville Wis Speaker Paul Ryan's hometown speak out about his decision not to seek re-election

Meanwhile, some commentators have said that Ryan's decision to step down stemmed out of his desire to flee a sinking ship.

- He really does want to spend more time with his children, fearing his kids will remember him only as a "weekend" dad if he doesn't get out now.

Halabi's restaurant is located just in front of Craig High School and students have flocked to his restaurant for years. He said his reasoning is entirely personal.

Ryan grew up in Janesville and graduated from Craig High School in 1988.

He added, "I'm not going anywhere any time soon".

GREENE: You know, we've been talking a lot yesterday about the president's tweets about Syria and Russian Federation, taunting Russia about what Russian Federation might do if the USA ends up carrying out a military attack this morning. "In the meantime, our focus should be on demonstrating why we will do more for families than the GOP and expose the reckless waste and abuse of government resources in this administration", former Hillary Clinton campaign manager Robby Mook told CNN.

"I'm confident we can keep this majority", he said.

His reasons for leaving could be accepted at face value, while noting that many political experts believes that the actual reason he is leaving is because Democrats are expected to dominate congressional midterm elections in November. There's also an autographed plaque hanging up with a picture on it of Ryan and Halabi shaking hands. We have been functioning under one in Afghanistan for 17 years. Paul is a big supporter of our local community here.

Citizens of Speaker Paul Ryan's hometown Janesville WIs react to his decision not to run for re-election
Citizens of Speaker Paul Ryan's hometown Janesville WIs react to his decision not to run for re-election

O'Reilly & Conway's Irish Pub is another favorite hangout.

Those seeking the cuts would need the support of Republican House leaders, such as Kevin McCarthy and Steve Scalise, both seen as potential rivals to replace Ryan as the No. 1 House Republican and - if the party retains its majority in November elections - as speaker. Mr. Ryan's legacy will be debated for some time; history will be the ultimate judge, but until that time, people like you and I can chime in.

"I don't see getting things done for the country - keeping your promises, making a difference - a devil's bargain", Ryan said. The Wisconsin lawmaker's nice-guy image never seemed like a good fit for the president's abrasive style.

It's still too early to say just what the impact of the legislation will be.

That theme- that Ryan is as much a regular guy as he is an accomplished politician- is echoed by many.

Ryan and enough rank-and-file Republicans could link arms with Democrats to defend the spending deal enacted into law on March 23 and prevent a resumption of hostilities over the budget. We're all big fans of his policies here.

She also reminded the current Republican leader in the House that he had once promised to do more to make the GOP more inclusive.

Recommended:

  • Will Ferrell hospitalized after serious vehicle  accident

    Will Ferrell hospitalized after serious vehicle accident

    Ferrell appeared at a function for the online comedy channel he co-founded, " Funny or Die ", near San Diego earlier that night. The two-vehicle crash occurred just south of Alicia Parkway about 10:55 p.m., Orange County Fire Authority Larry Kurtz said.
    Cameroon athletes have gone missing from the Commonwealth Games

    Cameroon athletes have gone missing from the Commonwealth Games

    The Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation was established in January 2012 to prepare for the event. After the Sydney Olympics in 2000, more than 100 athletes overstayed, with 30 applying for asylum.
    Delhi Daredevils Clock 1st Win of IPL Season

    Delhi Daredevils Clock 1st Win of IPL Season

    Strategic Timeout!4:30pm: Mumbai Indians 87/0 after 7 overs Excellent start for Rahul Tewatia, gives away three runs off the over. Mumbai Indians locked horns with Delhi Daredevils at home and needed a win after losing the first two games to CSK and SRH .
  • Paul Ryan: Kevin McCarthy Is 'Right Person' to Be Next Speaker

    Paul Ryan: Kevin McCarthy Is 'Right Person' to Be Next Speaker

    In endorsing McCarthy, Ryan is trying to ensure a smooth transition for Republican leadership during an unpredictable year. Certain lawmakers have predicted that Trump may have the decision power in the end when electing the next speaker.
    IG findings: McCabe lied about media contacts

    IG findings: McCabe lied about media contacts

    Trump wrote on Twitter on Friday, calling the report a "total disaster" for McCabe. The office had previously said the report would be released in April.
    Hurricane Nate name retired as hurricane name

    Hurricane Nate name retired as hurricane name

    The retired names will be replaced by Harold, Idalia, Margot and Nigel and will make their debut during the 2023 hurricane season. With the four new retirees, there have been 86 names pulled from the Atlantic list since 1953, when storms began to be named.
  • Second Mahoning County woman linked to E. coli outbreak

    Second Mahoning County woman linked to E. coli outbreak

    The CDC has said these complications are is more common older adults, young children and those with weakened immune systems. According to the CDC website, the current investigation includes the U.S.
    Bayern Munich coach Heynckes: Real Madrid draw explosive

    Bayern Munich coach Heynckes: Real Madrid draw explosive

    The Bundesliga champions are famously unwilling to pay excessive fees for players and they may well have landed another bargain. Kovac is relatively inexperienced - Eintracht was his first club job and he was only appointed in March 2016.

    What time is Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester City live on TV?

    Kane was adamant he got a touch on Eriksen's wicked free-kick at Stoke , which turned out to be the decisive moment in a 2-1 win. City can not win the title at Wembley but know a win would put them within two points of doing so.
  • Revisit the work of Milos Forman with these five films

    Revisit the work of Milos Forman with these five films

    Their twin sons Andrew and James were named after Kaufman and Jim Carrey, who portrayed the madcap comic in Man on the Moon . At the time, Forman was in Paris, in negotiations for Taking Off , a US production about the youth protest movement.
    Google Launches New Gmail Design Soon

    Google Launches New Gmail Design Soon

    Considering Keep can already pull double duty as a barebones to-do list, I'm hoping Google has some new features in tow. But in addition to these changes, it looks like Google is also planning to add a new feature called Confidential Mode .
    Backpage.com co-founder pleads guilty -US Justice Department

    Backpage.com co-founder pleads guilty -US Justice Department

    Bade of the District of Arizona and was ordered to temporarily remain in custody until his continued hearing on Friday, April 13. State prosecutors changed tack a year ago , filing almost 40 new money laundering charges against Ferrer, Larkin and Lacey.


Popular

Former Mountaineer Daryl Worley arrested
The news came out early on Sunday morning that the new Eagles cornerback has been arrested in Philadelphia late Saturday night. Worley, 23, is a Philadelphia native who returned home last month when the Birds acquired him in a trade with the Panthers.

Japan to avoid direct support for United States strike on Syria
France is already involved in the USA -led coalition created in 2014 to fight the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq. Opposition lawmakers have called on May to give Parliament a vote before committing British troops.

Ghana to 51st with no friendlies — FIFA Ranking
Portugal and Argentina dropped one spot each to fourth and fifth, respectively, Xinhua news agency reported. For this year's World Cup Peru beat Oceania's top side New Zealand to make it to Russian Federation .

US, UK, France launch precision strikes on Syria
As pictures of the bombing raids aftermath continue to emerge, Mr Trump said he " could not have had a better result ". May said intelligence and open source accounts indicated that the regime was behind the attack in Douma last Saturday.

Tesla Withdraws From NTSB Crash Probe Over Autopilot Data Flap
Tesla has declined to say how long drivers can now use Autopilot between visual or audible warnings to have a hand on the wheel. The statement also does not address what may be a more fundamental challenge for Autopilot technology: Human nature.

Winnie Mandela funeral: South Africa bids farewell to 'mother of the nation'
"We should all be happy that her name would be written in the eternal book of life", Malema said. Ms Madikizela-Mandela denied any knowledge of any killings.

Commonwealth Games 2018: Boxer MC Mary Kom wins Gold on debut
Satwik then paired up with Chirag Shetty to get past Malaysian men's doubles pair of Chan Peng Soon and Huat 21-14, 15-21, 21-9. Wilson's celebration was not the only one that could be filed under "over-exuberant" at the Commonwealth Games on Friday.

New clashes on Gaza-Israel border after deadly violence
In a statement , ministry spokesman Ashraf al-Qidra said the four were killed east of Rafah city in the southern Gaza Strip. Others hurled stones and burning tyres near the frontier fence, where Israeli army sharpshooters are deployed.

Trump welcomes Xi's signal of open markets
Still, the White House also admonished China to take concrete action on United States complaints about unfair trade practices. In his address, Xi told an economic forum on the southern island of Hainan that China "does not seek a trade surplus".

Baby born four years after death of both parents
The four grandparents-in-waiting eventually chose to enlist the services of a surrogacy agency in Laos, where it is legal. A 27-year-old Laotian was chosen as the surrogate, and doctors at a hospital in Laos implanted two of the embryos.