House Speaker Ryan calls for unity, but shooting reveals stark political divide

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan walks through National Statuary Hall after making a statement at the Capitol Building on June 14, 2017. Photo by REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein WASHINGTON — In an emotional speech on the House floor Wednesday, hours after a gunman opened fire on the Republican congressional baseball team, Speaker Paul Ryan called for a political detente. “An attack on one of us is an attack on all of us,” Ryan said. “For all the noise and all the fury, we are one family,” he...

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