Paul Ryan: Donald Trump ‘Earned a Mandate’ from Voters

Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks to the press November 9, 2016 in Janesville, Wisconsin.
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Speaker of the House Paul Ryan is speaking out on the election results.

He addressed the nation from his hometown of Janesville, Wisconsin, saying President-elect Donald Trump “just earned a mandate” from voters.

“Donald Trump heard a voice out in this country that no one else heard,” Ryan stated.

“The opportunity is now here, the opportunity is to go big, go bold and do things for the people of this country,” Ryan added.

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