Posted on 10/11/2016, 4:29:51 PM by jennychase
Earlier in his remarks, Trump said occasionally “our own party gets in the way” of his campaign. “Sometimes it’s harder to beat our own party than it is to beat the person on the other side,” Trump told donors.
Trump previewed that message earlier Tuesday on Twitter, railing against Ryan as a “very weak and ineffective leader.” Trump kept up the criticism at the fundraiser, suggesting Ryan should focus more on budget issues than criticizing the GOP nominee — and even reaching back to Ryan’s time as Republican Mitt Romney’s running mate in the 2012 presidential race.
“This guy lost four years ago,” Trump said, “in like a landslide.”