Paul Ryan: “the election is over”

The former Speaker of the House and vice-presidential nominee (2012) is the latest Republican to tell the Trump administration that it is time to move on. Here is a taste of Bill Glauber’s reporting at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel:

Former House Speaker Paul Ryan said Tuesday that it’s time to move on to “an orderly transfer of power” to President-elect Joe Biden’s administration.

Ryan’s comments were made Tuesday during Bank of America’s virtual European Credit Conference and reported by POLITICO.

So, the election is over,” Ryan said. “The outcome is certain, and I really think the orderly transfer of power — that is one of the most uniquely fundamental American components of our political system.”

Ryan, the Republican from Janesville who represented the 1st Congressional District for 20 years, noted the important move Monday by the General Services Administration to formally begin the transition.

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