Paul Ryan

Paul Ryan: Republicans could do more to fight crony capitalism

House Speaker Paul Ryan, you’re almost there. You said that Republicans hate crony capitalism in an interview with Politico’s Glenn Thrush. You even went one step further and admitted, “Republicans need to do a better job going after crony capitalism.” Heck, you gave a shout-out to democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders! “Cronyism, is in a weird way, what Bernie Sanders

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Speaker Ryan, Bring Ethics Back to Congress

Mr. Speaker, it’s been a year. In 2015, former Representative Porter Goss (R-FL) announced he was stepping down as co-chair of the Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE) after serving for more than seven years. That left the independent ethics review board in the House unbalanced. (Full disclosure: Rep. Goss, who also served as CIA Director under President George W. Bush,

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