“I received assurances that his [Mueller’s] firing is not even under consideration,” Ryan told reporters during his weekly news conference on Tuesday. “We have a system based upon the rule of law in this country, we have a justice system, and no one is above that justice system.”
“The special counsel should be free to follow through his investigation to its completion without interference, absolutely,” Ryan said. “I am confident that he will be able to do that.”
Not to sound cynical, but Republicans are not exactly known for keeping their word — especially this Republican. Take this with several grains of salt and maybe a tengrain of aspirin.