Paul Ryan tells House GOP he won’t defend Trump in wake of video scandal

Skip to comments.Paul Ryan tells House GOP he won’t defend Trump in wake of video scandalhttp://www.cnbc.com/2016/10/10/house-speaker-paul-ryan-wont-defend-donald-trump-in-wake-of-video-scandal-report.html ^Posted on 10/10/2016, 9:20:09 PM by DOC44House Speaker Paul Ryan told fellow Republican lawmakers Monday he will not defend Donald Trump and will focus only on maintaining GOP control of both houses of Congress.But the House speaker has not pulled his endorsement of Trump, a Ryan spokeswoman told NBC News. “The speaker is going to spend the next month focused entirely on protecting our congressional majorities,” she said. Ryan hinted that he may think the presidential race is out of reach for Trump, telling lawmakers on a call that he wants to ensure Democrat Hillary Clinton does not get a blank check with Congress, according to NBC News. He said representatives need to do what is best in their districts.(Excerpt) Read more at cnbc.com …

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