A series of tweets from the Hill on Friday took Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R., Wis.) out of context to imply he wanted Puerto Rico to fend for itself while the country recovers from Hurricane Maria’s devastation.
Today, the House of Representatives passed the Building A Better America 2018 budget in a 219 to 206 vote.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi sent a letter to House Speaker Paul Ryan on Monday urging him to pass gun legislation and create a Select Committee on Gun Violence in the wake of the mass shooting in Las Vegas.
Democratic congressional leaders Sen. Chuck Schumer (D., N.Y.) and Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) announced Wednesday they will support an aid package for Hurricane Harvey that is tied to raising the debt ceiling until December.
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan’s Democratic challenger, union official Randy Bryce, is campaigning as a populist to unseat the Wisconsin Republican, but nearly 98 percent of his campaign contributions have come in the form of “large individual contributions,” according to the Center for Responsive Politics.
Liberals are demanding CNN give equal airtime to Paul Ryan’s 2018 opponent during the House speaker’s network town hall.