Paul Ryan Spox: Trump Said Tweet About Judge Jeanine’s Show Had Nothing to Do with Him


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President Trump told his Twitter followers to watch Judge Jeanine Pirro‘s Fox News program last night, and the show began with Pirro calling on Speaker Paul Ryan to step down after the health care bill was pulled from the House floor.

Now, as Business Insider‘s Oliver Darcy noted on Twitter yesterday, Fox & Friends––a show that we know the president watches––featured a graphic that mentioned “stunning new details” on wiretapping:

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But the big moment of her show was in the opening where she called for Ryan to step down, so people have been wondering if this really was about him.

Well, a spokesperson for Ryan sent a statement to multiple news outlets saying Trump and the Speaker talked today and the president relayed this message:

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