Top elected Republican not ready to back Trump

U.S. House Speaker Ryan listens to a question during his weekly news conference at the U.S. Capitol in WashingtonBy Emily Stephenson and Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The top elected U.S. Republican, Paul Ryan, said on Thursday he was not ready to endorse Donald Trump, a sign of the challenges the party’s presumptive presidential nominee faces rallying the Republican establishment behind his White House bid. Ryan, the speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, said conservatives wanted to know if Trump shares their values. “I hope to support our nominee, I hope to support his candidacy fully,” Ryan said on CNN.

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