10 things you need to know today: June 3, 2016

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1. Paul Ryan ends hesitation and says he will vote for Trump

House Speaker Paul Ryan endorsed Donald Trump on Thursday, after expressing reluctance for weeks to get behind the presumptive Republican presidential nominee. Ryan wrote in a column that Trump was the best candidate to accomplish the party's agenda. Ryan noted that face-to-face conversations have eased his concerns about Trump. "I feel confident he would help us turn the ideas in this agenda into laws to help improve people’s lives," Ryan wrote. "That's why I'll be voting for him this fall."

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