There is represented a HUGE difference between the Senate leader Mitch McConnell and Paul Ryan. The Washington Post devotes a whole article to the opposite responses: “How Paul Ryan and Mitch McConnell took such different approaches to supporting Donald Trump.”
That Ryan-McConnell split also explains a broader divide among Republicans here in Washington. Much of the Republican political class is coming to terms with the inevitable — Trump will be their nominee — and figuring out how best to handle what they consider a bad situation.
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