Gov. Pence endorses Paul Ryan despite Trump's reservations - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Gov. Pence endorses Paul Ryan despite Trump's reservations

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- He may be his running mate, but Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is disagreeing with Donald Trump and endorsing House Speaker Paul Ryan. 

"I talked to Donald Trump this morning about my support for Paul Ryan and our longtime friendship," Pence said Wednesday. "He strongly encouraged me to endorse Paul Ryan in next Tuesday's primary and I'm pleased to do it."

Gov. Pence made the endorsement a day after Trump said he's not quite ready to back Ryan. 

The Republican house speaker is known to be be critical of Trump's most controversial comments.

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