May 19, 2017 - Politics & Policy

Paul Ryan says the GOP is "back on track"

J. Scott Applewhite / AP

During an appearance on The Hugh Hewitt Show this morning, Paul Ryan said the GOP is "back on track" after a "rough couple of weeks" and set to be a governing party.

Two big promises: Ryan said tax reform will get done in 2017 and the Senate should pass health care by its August recess.

  • On losing the House in 2018: "Blah, blah, blah, blah, blah, this is what I call the white noise of Washington beltway media."
  • On Trump: "He clearly did have a bad two weeks. Clearly, it's my hope that he does right the ship, that he improves."
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