Statement: Speculation of Speaker Ryan’s Retirement
December 14, 2017
Madison...Assembly Speaker Robin Vos (R-Rochester) issued the following statement concerning reports that House Speaker Paul Ryan is considering retirement.
“I couldn’t be more proud of the work that my congressman and friend has done for the First Congressional District, Wisconsin and the United States of America. Paul has been an effective Speaker building consensus within the House on major reforms like health care and tax cuts while also maintaining his strong Wisconsin roots.
“As a leader of the conservative movement, his work is far from over and I’m confident his real plans are to remain in Congress as Speaker for many years to come.”