Why is Breitbart going after Paul Ryan? Cenk Uygur, John Iadarola, and David Sirota, hosts of The Young Turks, discuss. Tell us what you think in the comment section below. https://tytnetwork.com/go
“CNN anchor Chris Cuomo said Tuesday morning that newly leaked audio of House Speaker Paul Ryan could damage congressional Republicans’ ability to pass a health care bill “more than anything that’s happened thus far.”
On the recording from a private conference call in October, Ryan is heard telling House Republicans that he couldn’t defend then-GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump at that moment or “in the future.” His comments came amid a scandal over the now-president bragging on tape about groping women.
The never-before-heard recording didn’t come to light through a liberal or mainstream news site. Rather, the right-wing, nationalist Breitbart News published it Monday night.
That Breitbart would drop this 5-month-old recording now ― as Ryan and the Trump administration make their case for a health care bill to repeal and “replace” Obamacare ― may appear surprising. After all, the site vigorously supported Trump’s candidacy and its former chairman, Steve Bannon, is chief strategist in the White House.”*
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