WASHINGTON—House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) issued the following statement on Chelsea Manning:

“This is just outrageous. Chelsea Manning’s treachery put American lives at risk and exposed some of our nation’s most sensitive secrets. President Obama now leaves in place a dangerous precedent that those who compromise our national security won’t be held accountable for their crimes.”  

This is just outrageous. Chelsea Manning’s treachery put American lives at risk and exposed some of our nation’s most...

Posted by Speaker Paul Ryan on Tuesday, January 17, 2017