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Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, R-Wis., takes questions from reporters about the massive government spending bill moving through Congress, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, March 22, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Speaker Paul Ryan Will Not Run for Re-Election

“This morning Speaker Ryan shared with his colleagues that this will be his last year as a member of the House,” Buck said in a statement to reporters. He confirmed that Ryan would serve out his full term and retire in January.

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EXCLUSIVE – Jackie Mason: Joy Behar ‘Talks to the Devil’

Legendary standup comic Jackie Mason weighed in on the ongoing controversy surrounding fellow comic Joy Behar’s mocking of Vice President Mike Pence’s religious convictions, with Mason exclaiming that Behar is not only “vulgar” and “crude,” but that she “talks to the devil.”

Iranian students protest at the University of Tehran during a demonstration driven by anger over economic problems, in the capital Tehran on December 30, 2017. Students protested in a third day of demonstrations sparked by anger over Iran's economic problems, videos on social media showed, but were outnumbered by counter-demonstrators. …

Leaked Israeli Intelligence Report: Iran Protests No Threat to Regime — Yet

An Israeli intelligence report that was provided to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his Cabinet, and which has leaked to the media, suggests that the Iranian regime was taken by surprise by the ongoing wave of protests, but is not in danger of collapse — at least, not yet.

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Axios’ Jonathan Swan: ‘The DNC Brand Is a Disaster’

Monday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Axios national political reporter Jonathan Swan laid out the difficulties the Democratic Party has ahead of it going into future election cycles. Swan called the Democratic National Committee’s brand “a disaster” and that overall the

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Axios Reporter Predicts West Wing Dems Will Anonymously Say Breitbart a ‘Joke’

Axios national politics reporter Jonathan Swan, who earlier this week revealed that some of his White House sources were astonishingly clueless about the existence of The American Prospect magazine, believes that West Wing operatives (most of whom are Democrats) will anonymously, of course, try to downplay Breitbart News’ influence in the days ahead.

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Amateur Hour: Axios Reporter Reveals Incompetence of His WH Sources

Axios’ Jonathan Swan inadvertently revealed how clueless, out of touch, ignorant, and in over their heads some of his trusted White House sources were on Wednesday evening when he disclosed that many White House operatives have never heard of The American Prospect magazine.

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The Axios Way: Hammer Nationalists Trump & Bannon, Coddle Dem. Jared Kushner

Axios co-founder Mike Allen revealed his and his outlet’s anti-economic nationalist and pro-corporatist biases on Thursday when his morning newsletter blistered President Donald Trump and Chief White House Strategist Steve Bannon for their “7 months of destruction” while sparing Jared Kushner.