News Pictures Of The Week - December 20

In This Photo: Paul Ryan
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) walks into the Great Hall to deliver a farewell address at the Library of Congress Jefferson Building on Capitol Hill December 19, 2018 in Washington, DC. While steering the House of Representatives through a major GOP tax cut and negotiating major increases in military spending, Ryan was unable to tackle the solvency of Social Security and Medicare and presided over the federal deficit ballooning from $438 billion in 2015 to $779 billion this year.
(Dec. 18, 2018 - Source: Getty Images North America)