WASHINGTON—Rep. Peter Welch (D-VT) today issued the following statement on Speaker Shap Smith’s decision to suspend his gubernatorial campaign.
Statement of Rep. Welch in Response to White House Announcement on Syria:
"This announcement raises serious questions about the Administration’s strategy in the region. There may be credible answers but, without the engagement of Congress consistent with the requirements of the Constitution, the American people will not get the answers to which they are entitled.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Peter Welch (D-VT) today issued the following statement following the election of Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) as Speaker of the House. Upon his election, Welch congratulated Speaker Ryan with a gift of cheese from Cabot Creamery and maple syrup from Maverick Sugarbush.