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Ryan explains decision to dismiss House chaplain

Ryan explains decision to dismiss House chaplain

BY MELANIE ZANONA AND SCOTT WONG Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) told the House Republican Conference Friday morning that he fired Chaplain Patrick Conroy because members felt like their “pastoral needs” were not being met and not for a political reason, according to several Republicans inside the room.  Ryan told members his decision to ask Conroy to step aside had nothing to do […]