Paul Ryan Backs President Obama’s Sanctions Over Alleged Russian Hacks
House Speaker Paul Ryan issued a statement on Thursday backing President Barack Obama’s new sanctions against Russia.
Ryan’s support came shortly after news broke that Obama had issued an executive order against nine Russian “entities and individuals” based on accusations that Russia interfered in the recent U.S. elections.
“While today’ action by the administration is overdue, it is an appropriate way to end eight years of failed policy with Russia,” Ryan said. “And it serves as a prime example of this administration’s ineffective foreign policy that has left America weaker in the eyes of the world.” – READ MORE