Ryan says Republicans should follow 'conscience' on Trump

U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan waits to meet India's Prime Minister Modi, before Modi speaks at a joint meeting of Congress in the House Chamber in Capitol Hill, WashingtonRepublican lawmakers should follow their conscience on whether to support Donald Trump in November’s presidential election, U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan has said in an interview, reflecting the party’s unease over its White House candidate. “The last thing I would do is tell anybody to do something that’s contrary to their conscience. Of course I wouldn’t do that,” the Republicans’ most senior elected official said in excerpts released on Friday of an NBC interview set to air on Sunday.

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