Paul Ryan: I Might Have Voted For Brexit

Monday on WGTD’s Morning Show, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) said if he was a citizen of the United Kingdom he might have supported the Brexit vote saying, “I clearly relate to the thinking behind the Brexit vote.” Ryan said, “Well I think it’s going to settle down. I believe it was a bit of a surprise and a shock to the global financial system  and therefore you are seeing this kind of reaction. That reaction is not surprising to me. I do believe the reaction will be processed and things should settle down. That’s point number one. Point number two — I cant say I’m suppressed because people want self-government, they want sovereignty, they want self-determination. And I can’t say that I would feel differently if I were a citizen of Great Britain when you have people from other countries regulating your country, writing your laws. It is so foreign for us as Americans to even think about the concepts that somebody or some official in Brussels, in another country, would be writing our laws and changing our sovereignty.” “So as an American it’s so foreign. We believe in sovereignty, in self-government, government by consent,” he continued. “So I