- Republicans in the US want Paul Ryan remains chairman of the House of Representatives. Republicans in the House rallied Tuesday unanimously supported the candidacy of Ryan, the newspaper USA Today.
To remain chairman of the House of Representatives, Ryan must trump in January, the candidate of the Democrats. It is not yet known who that is. The Democrats would actually next Thursday to choose their leader in the House of Representatives, but the current leader Nancy Pelosi has decided to postpone the election until November 30th.
As chairman Paul Ryan wants to stay, he will have in January certainly get 218 votes. The House of Representatives has 435 voting members.
In the run up to the presidential elections Ryan was repeatedly at odds with Trump. Ryan said Tuesday that he bet on good cooperation with the next president.