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Warren and Price Spar Over Medicare Funding

Ryan: 'No Idea' How Long I'll Be Speaker

Ryan addresses the House. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

Speaker Paul D. Ryan, after two weeks on the job, said he has “no idea” how long he may lead the House, committing only to the 14 months left in the current Congress during an interview on CBS’ “60 Minutes.”  

No matter the duration of his tenure, the Wisconsin Republican told Scott Pelley of CBS News he is willing to risk losing the job in pursuit of major policy initiatives including tax and entitlement overhauls. The speaker also said in the interview that aired Sunday he and President Barack Obama could find common ground on select issues.  

'Doc Fix' Deal Passes Without Roll Call Vote (Updated) (Video)

(Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

Updated March 27, 12:49 a.m. |  The House passed controversial "doc fix" legislation with a voice vote Thursday, after House GOP leaders spent hours scrambling to round up votes for the deal backed by Speaker John A. Boehner and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid.