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  • Paul Ryan: Important for leaders to have private and candid conversations

    At his weekly press conference, House Speaker Paul Ryan answers questions on President Donald Trump's call with the Australian prime minister.

  • Paul Ryan says wait until spring for key bills

    House Speaker Paul Ryan says lawmakers can't push through tax reform and infrastructure bills until the spring.

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    House Speaker Paul Ryan says lawmakers must first focus on health care.

  • Paul Ryan, Speaker of the House

    House Speaker Paul Ryan is scheduled to deliver his weekly briefing Thursday morning.

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 1- The top U.S. Senate Republican on tax policy raised questions on Wednesday about a border adjustment tax backed by Republicans in the House of Representatives, and suggested it could have difficulty passing the Senate as a part of a U.S. tax reform. The Utah Republican did not say whether he thinks border adjustment could clear the Senate.

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 1- The top U.S. Senate Republican on tax policy raised questions on Wednesday about a border adjustment tax backed by Republicans in the House of Representatives, and suggested the proposal could have difficulty passing the Senate as a part of U.S. tax reform. The Utah Republican did not say whether he thinks border adjustment could clear the...

  • House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI)

    "I think it's regrettable there was some confusion in the rollout of this," Ryan said.

  • Ryan: Will ensure proper vetting for refugees

    At a GOP leadership briefing, House Speaker Paul Ryan answers questions about President Trump's executive order on immigration.

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    House Speaker Paul Ryan and the Republican leaders are delivering their weekly public address Tuesday morning.

  • INDIAN WELLS, Calif., Jan 29- Billionaire industrialist Charles Koch is launching a campaign to sink a border tax under consideration by Republican leaders in Congress, a move that could complicate the lawmakers' efforts to find a way to pay for President Donald Trump's proposed wall on the U.S. border with Mexico. Americans for Prosperity, a conservative...

  • Jan 27- President Donald Trump on Friday put a four-month hold on allowing refugees into the United States and temporarily barred travelers from Syria and six other Muslim-majority countries, saying the moves would help protect Americans from terrorist attacks. In the most sweeping use of his presidential powers since taking office a week ago, Trump paused...

  • HOUSTON/ NEW YORK, Jan 27- As with many industries now fretting over the uncertain future of U.S. trade policy, the oil business is sizing up the potential impact of the various protectionist measures being bandied about Washington- which have sent crude markets into a tizzy. That would spark a rise in fuel costs across the country that would hurt East and West Coast...

  • President Donald Trump addresses a Republican retreat in Philadelphia on January 26, 2017.

    "We're taking them out of a big jam," Trump said about efforts to repeal and replace former President Obama's health-care law.

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    Many of President Donald Trump's changes face an uncertain path of legislative, legal, and logistical obstacles before they hit their intended goals. NBCNews reports.

  • Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) takes questions from reporters during a news conference following a Republican conference meeting at the U.S. Capitol January 24, 2017 in Washington, DC.

    U.S. Republican leaders on Wednesday laid out plans for repealing Obamacare by spring.

  • President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would seek an investigation of what he believes was voter fraud in the November election, despite overwhelming consensus among state officials, election experts and politicians that voter fraud is rare in the United States. The new Republican president has bristled at references to losing the popular vote to...

  • House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan, the most senior Republican in Congress, repeated on Tuesday that he had seen no evidence to support it. Trump won the state-by-state Electoral College tally that decides the presidency but Clinton had about 2.9 million more popular votes. Trump's announcement on Twitter follows a White House news briefing on...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 25- President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would seek a "major investigation" on voter fraud in the November election, despite an overwhelming consensus among state officials, election experts and politicians that voter fraud is rare in the United States. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan, the most senior Republican in Congress,...

  • SUPREME COURT Trump is meeting on Tuesday with Republican and Democratic Senate leaders to discuss his Supreme Court nominee, which he says he will announce next week. Among the reported front-runners are three federal appellate judges with strong conservative credentials: Neil Gorsuch, William Pryor and Thomas Hardiman. FBI Trump intends to keep James...

  • SUPREME COURT Trump is meeting on Tuesday with Republican and Democratic Senate leaders to discuss his Supreme Court nominee, which he says he will announce next week. Among the reported front-runners are three federal appellate judges with strong conservative credentials: Neil Gorsuch, William Pryor and Thomas Hardiman. FBI Trump intends to keep James...