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Claiming Scalps: NBC Declares Paul Ryan Victim of 2018 ‘Blue Wave’

Posted on 11 April 2018

<p>Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan (WI) left much of Washington, D.C. stunned Wednesday when he announced his retirement from Congress after over 19 years in office. But while ABC’s <em>World News Tonight</em> and <em>CBS Evening News</em> reported on his retirement and touched on GOP struggles in the midterms, <em>NBC Nightly News</em> almost celebrated it. Correspondent Kasie Hunt called it a victory for Democrats by declaring “Ryan couldn't escape the building blue wave.”</p>