(THE HILL) Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) on Wednesday morning assured Americans that there will be a unified Republican government going forward following Donald Trump’s stunning presidential victory.

Speaking from his hometown of Janesville, Wis., Ryan said he spoke with the president-elect twice and noted they discussed about what they will be doing going forward to unite the country.

“Last night and again this morning I spoke with president-elect Donald Trump,” Ryan said. “We talked about the work ahead of us and importance of bringing this country together.”

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