Paul Ryan Adds $2 Million To Fund As GOP Tries To Stay In Control

Paul Ryan is adding money to a fund designed to keep Republicans in control of the House of Representatives.

“House Speaker Paul Ryan in August transferred $2 million to the NRCC, bringing his total haul for House Republicans’ campaign arm to nearly $30 million in 2017.

Ryan’s fundraising accounted for more than half of what the NRCC raised in August, just before a round of GOP retirements put more battleground districts at risk ahead of a potentially difficult — and expensive — 2018 election for House Republicans.” [READ MORE]