Speaking Wednesday in the House Ways and Means hearing room, Mr. Ryan spoke broadly against divisiveness but once again stopped short of specifics. He did implore his young audience to be thoughtful and civil, a clear swipe at Donald J. Trump, the front-runner for his party’s presidential nomination.
“All of us as leaders can hold ourselves to the highest standards of integrity and decency,” Mr. Ryan said.
March 23, 2016
Paul Ryan said: "Looking around at what’s taking place in politics today, it is so easy to get disheartened."
"How many of you find yourself just shaking your head at what you see from both sides of the aisle these days?"