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US 115th Congress Re-Elect Paul Ryan As House Speak, Swears In Floor Members

U.S. 115th congress has re-elected  Representative Paul Ryan as speaker of the House of Representatives on Tuesday, January 3 as a Republican-led Congress began a new session.

Paul Ryan
Speaker Paul Ryan

It was gathered that the Wisconsin congressman was elected on a vote of 239-189 and until his re-election, had served as speaker in October 2015, after his predecessor John Boehner retired following repeated revolts by House conservatives.

Meanwhile, The re-elected house speaker addressed 115th congress as he resume office immediately as leader of the house, swore in members of the floor.

Source: TheGuildNG 


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