House Republicans have nominated Wisconsin Republican Rep. Paul Ryan to become the chamber’s next speaker. GOP lawmakers hope Ryan will lead them out of weeks of disarray and point them toward accomplishments they can highlight in next year’s elections. The 45-year-old Ryan was his party’s 2012 vice presidential nominee and is considered a telegenic spokesman for conservative priorities. Ryan won on a secret ballot of the House’s 247 Republicans/Associated Press. More here.
Question: How long until Congressman Raul Labrador & his Freedom Caucus playmates start undercutting Ryan?