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House leadership to watch Ryan together

When GOP vice-presidential nominee Rep. Paul RyanPaul Davis RyanMcConnell: 'Whoever gets to 60 wins' on immigration Overnight Defense: Latest on spending fight - House passes stopgap with defense money while Senate nears two-year budget deal | Pentagon planning military parade for Trump | Afghan war will cost B in 2018 House passes stopgap spending measure with defense money MORE (R-WIs.) delivers his speech to a packed crowd on Wednesday night, the House GOP leadership team will be watching their colleague from Wisconsin together.

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House Speaker John BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerLobbying World Freedom Caucus wants budget reforms attached to debt limit increase Trey Gowdy announces retirement from Congress MORE (R-Ohio) invited Majority Leader Eric CantorEric Ivan Cantor'Release the memo' — let's stop pretending that Democrats are the defenders of the FBI Raúl Labrador, a model for Hispanic politicians reaching higher Eric Cantor: Moore ‘deserves to lose’ MORE (R-Va.), Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.), GOP Conference Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas), Conference Vice Chairwoman Cathy McMorris RodgersCathy McMorris RodgersOvernight Health Care: GOP chair blasts DEA over opioid enforcement | House passes bill to ease ObamaCare calorie rule | Patient groups oppose 'right to try' drug bill Overnight Regulation: EPA sued over water rule delay | House passes bill to ease ObamaCare calorie rule | Regulators talk bitcoin | Patient groups oppose FDA 'right to try' bill House passes bill to ease menu labeling rules under ObamaCare MORE (R-Wash.), GOP leadership Chairman Greg Walden (R-Ore.) and NRCC Chairman Pete Sessions (Texas) to sit with him in the convention's host committee skybox.

Two House GOP hopefuls, Jackie Walorski (Ind.) and Ted YohoTheodore (Ted) Scott YohoTo end sugar subsidies, conservatives can't launch a frontal attack Fierce battle erupts over releasing intelligence report Trouble brewing as GOP struggles with spending bill votes MORE (Fla.), will also join the high-ranking leadership team, according to a BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerLobbying World Freedom Caucus wants budget reforms attached to debt limit increase Trey Gowdy announces retirement from Congress MORE aide.

"This is a big night for Republicans, and a proud night for the House. Congressman Ryan is a leader in the fight to help create jobs and put America on a path to prosperity, and the Speaker is looking forward to joining House leaders in watching Ryan's speech," Boehner political spokesman Cory Fritz said in a statement to The Hill.