Paul Ryan’s request for family time as a condition for his campaign for House Speaker has drawn criticism from those who see the Wisconsin congressman’s demands as hypocritical

In addition to requiring unified support from House Republicans before announcing his candidacy, Ryan said during a GOP meeting Tuesday that he would tailor the job’s travel and fundraising requirements around raising his three young children with wife Janna Ryan

“I cannot and will not give up my family time,” Ryan said. “I may not be able to be on the road as much as previous speakers, but I pledged to make up for it with more time communicating our vision, our message.” Read more…

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