House Speaker Paul Ryan, Lawmakers Tour Jacksonville Irma Damage | Jax Daily Record | Financial News & Daily Record – Jacksonville, Florida
House Speaker Paul Ryan, lawmakers tour Jacksonville Irma damage | Jax Daily Record | Financial News & Daily Record – Jacksonville, Florida
Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Paul Ryan toured parts of Jacksonville marred by Hurricane Irma with other elected officials Wednesday.
Ryan did not meet with the media, however, despite an advisory saying he would do so outside of a hangar at Jacksonville International Airport.
Instead, the speaker, along with U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, left in SUVs after socializing with others in the delegation.
The media also was blocked from speaking to lawmakers during the brief interaction as the group was surrounded by law enforcement officials.
Ryan was scheduled to make two other stops across the state …