DELAVAN—Paul Nehlen, Republican challenger to House Speaker Paul Ryan, said he supports President Donald Trump’s criticism of efforts to take down statues and memorials to the Civil War Confederacy.
"As a candidate for political office in Wisconsin's 1st congressional district, I stand with President Trump in opposing our nation's history and culture being ripped apart with the removal and desecration of historic statues and monuments," Nehlen said in a release from his office.
DELAVAN -- Paul Nehlen, a self-proclaimed former Paul Ryan supporter, will challenge the incumbent congressman for the Republican nomination for Wisconsin’s 1st District seat.
Nehlen, a businessman and Delavan resident, made the announcement on his website, PaulNehlen.com. The primary is Aug. 9, 2016 and the general election is Nov. 8, 2016.
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