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Paul Ryan More Of The Same

By Jenny Beth Martin, Co-Founder, Tea Party Patriots (This column first appeared on Politico) Paul Ryan is not the right man to assume the House Speakership—and anyone who believes he is just doesn’t get it. In fact, anyone who believes Ryan is the right man for Speaker simply has no idea why we in the Tea Party movement feel like the Republican Party has betrayed…


BREAKING: Speaker John Boehner to Retire

updated at 12:22p (CDT), September 25, 2015 House Speaker John Boehner announced Friday that he will resign from Congress at the end of October. Boehner’s retirement will be rare for a person holding the top position in the middle of a session. The last time a Speaker resigned without losing control of the party was Texas Democrat Jim Wright, who resigned in 1989 amid an…