Ryan: House will continue Russian Federation probe
Ryan: House will continue Russian Federation probe
Paul Ryan seeks to spotlight tax reform amid White House drama
19 May, 2017, 18:58
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) said Thursday that the appointment of former FBI Director Robert Mueller as a special counsel for the Justice Department's Russian Federation investigation was "perfectly appropriate".
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House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) said Wednesday that Congress needs to respond to the latest allegations facing the Trump administration by gathering facts in a "responsible, sober" manner. The Wisconsin Republican told reporters Thursday that the department's decision to tap former FBI Director Robert Mueller to lead the investigation doesn't at all interfere with the House Intelligence Committee's work.
Before the Justice Department's announcement of Mueller's selection, most Republicans opposed bringing on a special counsel into the investigation.
Story Continued Below "We are going to keep these investigations going here, as I've always said", Ryan said at a press conference.
The House passed a new round of sanctions on Syria, legislation aiming to improve career and technical education and later Thursday planned a major hearing on tax reform, Ryan said. Comey wrote the memo after his meeting with the president, according to reports. "And we're making good progress", Ryan said.
"I'm not even going to give credence to that".
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This came after The New York Times reported that Comey wrote memos detailing his interactions with the president. In February, he met a packed townhall in his Utah district, filled with constituents chanting, "do your job".
But it didn't happen in Turkey, where Erdogan's increasingly authoritarian government shows little patience with dissent . This is not the first time that Erdogan's entourage has been embroiled in a physical fight with protesters on US soil.
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