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8 Reminders Why 1986 Was Great

September 22, 2017

Some great things happened in 1986, but thankfully, we've come a long way since then. Unfortunately, America's tax code has not kept up with the changing times. In fact, it has only gotten worse with all the special interest loopholes, carveouts, and regulations added over the last 31 years. As a result, the United States is falling behind the competition. Read More

In Houston, Speaker Ryan Hails Community Spirit and Federal Backing for Harvey Rebuilding

September 21, 2017

Speaker Ryan praised the bravery of everyday Texans in a visit to survey damage from Hurricane Harvey and convey Congress’s commitment to the rebuilding effort underway. Read More

Speaker Ryan Surveys Hurricane Damage in Florida, Vows Full Commitment to Rebuilding

September 20, 2017

Speaker Ryan completed an all-day tour of areas in Florida hardest hit by Hurricane Irma, including downtown Jacksonville and the Keys. Read More

TOMORROW: Speaker Ryan, Congressional Delegation to Tour Hurricane Harvey Damage in Houston

September 20, 2017

U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX), Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX), House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI), House Appropriations Committee Chairman Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ), House Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee Chairman John Carter (R-TX), and members of the Houston Congressional delegation will be in Houston tomorrow for a briefing on Hurricane Harvey recovery efforts, an aerial tour of storm devastation and flood mitigation infrastructure, and to help local residents clean out damaged homes. Read More

TODAY: Speaker Ryan to Take Part in Hurricane Response Press Briefing in Miami

September 20, 2017

Media are asked to be at Coast Guard Air Station Miami no later than 3:30 p.m. Late arrivals will not be granted access. Media must RSVP by 2:30 p.m. with Coast Guard District Public Affairs at 786-367-7649 and must bring media credentials to gain access to the event. Read More

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