ALG's Manning: Paul Ryan's demands of 'scepter, crown, and throne' to run for Speaker should be rejected


Oct. 21, 2015, Fairfax,Va.—Americans for Limited Government President Rick Manning today issued the followingstatement in response to U.S. Rep.Paul Ryan's (R-Wis.) demands that he will only run for House Speaker if he isanointed without opposition before a single vote is cast:


"It is almost obscenethat in response to demands that the power of the Speaker be limited, that PaulRyan is demanding a scepter, crown and throne to take the job.  Talk about a guy who just doesn't get what'swrong in Washington, D.C."


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