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Statement on Retirement of Paul Ryan

Washington, DC, April 11, 2018
"For the remainder of his term, I hope he feels freer to reach across the aisle so we can address pressing issues that have been blocked by partisan gridlock, such as immigration reform. ..."

Congresswoman Chellie Pingree (D-ME) released the following statement on Paul Ryan’s decision to not seek re-election.

"Though we didn’t always agree, I like Paul Ryan and appreciate his service as Speaker, which is one of the most challenging jobs in Washington. For the  remainder of his term, I hope he feels freer to reach across the aisle so we can address pressing issues that have been blocked by partisan gridlock, such as immigration reform. I wish him and his family the very best.”

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