'Entitlements' a target, Ryan says

Posted: December 7, 2017 at 3:41 a.m.
Updated: December 7, 2017 at 3:42 a.m.

House Speaker Paul Ryan poses for a picture with Ridley Brandmayr of Bozeman, Mont., before the lighting of the Capitol Christmas tree Wednesday evening on Capitol Hill.

House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., said Wednesday that congressional Republicans will aim next year to reduce spending on both federal health care and anti-poverty programs, citing the need to reduce America's deficit.

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