Paul Nehlen is the Wisconsin businessman who bravely launched a congressional campaign against the most powerful Republican in Washington DC, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan. Unfortunately for Nehlen and his supporters, he lost the primary election to Ryan on Tuesday, according to FOX NEWS. The network called the race for Ryan at 9:36pm ET.
Ryan out-raised Nehlen by a ratio of 17 to 1. Ryan was endorsed by the National Rifle Association, Wisconsin Right to Life and all 16 GOP legislators in the district. Nehlen grabbed national headlines last week when Donald Trump tweeted out to him directly with words of praise. Days later Trump endorsed Ryan.
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