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GOP insiders to Trump: Leave the policy to Paul Ryan

Nov 11, 2016 - Politico

Voters in the battleground states swept Donald Trump into the White House this week. But Republican insiders in those states want House Speaker Paul Ryan, not the newly elected president, driving the policy agenda in GOP-dominated Washington next year.

That's according to The POLITICO Caucus - a panel of activists, strategists and operatives in 11 swing states, seven of which Trump captured on Election Day or is ahead in the ongoing vote count.

Roughly two-thirds of Republican inside...