Ryan has served in the House of Representatives since 1999, and though sources say it's likely he would receive a re-election bid, he would have a more hard opponent to face in Democrat Randy Bryce. Ryan had made tax cuts a centerpiece of his legislative agenda, and Congress delivered on that late past year. He was former presidential candidate Mitt Romney's running mate for the 2012 election.
Ryan, 48, announced his plans at a closed-door meeting of House Republicans Wednesday morning, according to those present.
"Speaker Ryan sees what is coming in November, and is calling it quits rather than standing behind a House Republican agenda to increase healthcare costs for middle class families while slashing Social Security and Medicare to pay for his handouts to the richest and largest corporations", said Tyler Law, a spokesman for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee.
The party has seen a large number of retirements, and Ryan's exit is certain to sap morale as Republicans seek to contain a surge in enthusiasm from Democrats, whose fortunes have been buoyed by the unpopularity of President Trump.
Following the announcement, President Donald Trump tweeted his thank you to Ryan. The two have had not had a close working relationship.
The lawmaker from Wisconsin, who has been in Congress since 1999 and became House speaker in 2015, was said to have phoned house majority leader Kevin McCarthy about his retirement shortly before the news broke.
"There's speculation and I've spoken with Paul and ultimately the speaker's going to be giving some comments later today", the Louisiana Republican said. Vos did not immediately return telephone or text messages. He had almost $2.3 million in the bank at the end of the first quarter. The only declared Republican was Paul Nehlen, who was banned from Twitter for a series of posts criticized as racist or anti-Semitic.
Mr Opp said: "There's uncles and moms and dads waiting to hear whether their sons and nephews are OK". Humboldt mayor Rob Munch said the tragedy had been overwhelming for the town of about 6,000 people.
The Broncos play in the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League, an under-20 youth league that regularly produces NHL players. The RCMP continue their investigation into a deadly crash that they now say claimed the lives of fifteen people.
For a player considered by many as one of the world's best shot-stoppers, that's an alarming fall from grace. Stoke are second from bottom with 27 points from 32 games and face an uphill task to ensure their survival.
To save his seat from Ricciardo or Esteban Ocon, Bottas will definitely need to do more, if not repeat performances like Bahrain . Frenchman Pierre Gasly converted Honda-powered Toro Rosso's strong qualifying placing into a dream result by finishing fourth.
The Company operates in four segments: Automotive, Financial Services, Ford Smart Mobility LLC, and Central Treasury Operations. Over the last 5 days, Ford Motor Company's shares returned 4.62% and in the past one month the figure appeared at 7.09%.
Six firefighters suffered injuries that are not life threatening, Conroy was quoted as saying by the channel. Fire sprinklers were not required in New York City high-rises when Trump Tower was completed in 1983.
They are investigating "all possible avenues", said the north-western city's senior prosecutor, Martin Botzenhardt. Amri's attack in Berlin in 2016 prompted German lawmakers to call for tougher security measures.
Transfer of digital asset from an Indian exchange to an worldwide one is as easy as clicking a button, Thakral said. The repo rate, at which the central bank lends short-term money to other banks, will continue to stay at 6 percent.
Of the collision, he said: "I realised I had to back out, but he continued to come across and that didn't leave me any room". And obviously he's tending to make quite a few mistakes recently, so it was just unnecessary for him to do that".
Experts say the large turnout in Hungary's parliamentary election could "dramatically change" the country's politics. Orban told reporters after casting his ballot that he is fighting for the future of his beloved country.
The Nokia 7 Plus follow suit in that trend running a pure version of Android Oreo without a bulky customized interface on top. Samsung led overall market with 24.7 per cent share in smartphone category and 20.5 per cent share in feature phone for 2017.
Stocks jump as China's president eases trade fight fears
China hit back with its own threatened tariffs on United States imports including soybeans, planes, cars, whisky and chemicals. Trade Representative's office, which in August 2017 initiated an unfounded investigation under the Section 301 of the U.S.
Pep seeks flawless game against Kop
The other game sees Barcelona travel to Rome with just as impressive first-leg lead after a 4-1 win in Catalunya. After Salah's opener, however, Klopp's side started to go through the gears, making the game their own.
Irish boxer Conor McGregor arrest fiasco
Conor McGregor has defended his actions in Friday's melee at the UFC 223 media day, to the promotion's president Dana White . The Mayweather bout last August was his last professional fight and McGregor and his girlfriend also had a son a year ago .
Russell Crowe cashes in at Art of Divorce auction
Crowe also parted with a collection of artwork, including the 1960 Charles Blackman work "The Suitor", which sold for $360,000. A leather jockstrap worn by Crowe in the 2005 movie Cinderella Man was won by a telephone bidder for $7000.