- Timothy Stanley: Paul Ryan sees Trump might lead GOP to lose Senate, but knows he represents many voters Ryan doesn't want to betray
- Stanley: Ryan has chosen careful distance from Trump; his struggle reflects bigger test: what to do when anti-establishment party turns on itself
Timothy Stanley is a historian and columnist for Britain's Daily Telegraph. He is the author of "Citizen Hollywood: How the Collaboration Between L.A. and D.C. Revolutionized American Politics", and "The Crusader: The Life and Tumultuous Times of Pat Buchanan." The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.
(CNN)If you are religious, say a prayer for Paul Ryan. He is torn between the Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and the moderates, between his brain and his heart.