WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 30: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) (R) participates in a meeting with leaders of free-market and pro-life organizations to discuss advancing a conservative agenda, on Capitol Hill March 30, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Speaker Paul Ryan Meets with His Allies About Ryancare Redux

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) hosted a small group of allied outside group leaders to thank them for their support for his American Health Care Act, Ryancare, and to talk with them about his next attempt to bring the bill to the House floor.

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California to Pass Highest Minimum Wage Law

California lawmakers on Thursday approved the nation’s highest statewide minimum wage of $15 an hour to take effect by 2022 after it was hailed by Democrats as an example to the nation as it struggles with a growing gap between rich and poor.