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Speaker's Blog

#BetterWay: Scenes From Rep. Tom Reed's Poverty Tour

July 27, 2016

“Reed and several other local leaders walked along East Main Street and neighboring streets as part of a listening tour. Rep. Reed ... said he is taking on the Rochester Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative and working on it with House Speaker Paul Ryan." Read More

Guest Post: We Must Work Toward Peace

July 26, 2016

Working towards peace starts with recognizing that we are all on the same team and are mutually dependent on one another. Communities need law enforcement to maintain stability and keep us safe. They are the local guardians of our democracy. Our men and women wearing the badge also need the partnership and support of the people they serve to protect neighborhoods to the best of their ability. Read More

Evidence-Based Policy Commission Gets to Work

July 26, 2016

But this is not just a commission. It's part of a sea change in the way we solve problems. Read More

Six Things From Speaker Ryan's NPR Interview on Poverty

July 26, 2016

This week, Speaker Ryan sat down with NPR's Steve Inskeep to talk about the first plank of A Better Way: a plan to fight poverty.  Now, there are a few ways you can check out the interview:  Read More

Statement on Passing of Rep. Mark Takai

July 20, 2016

His love for Hawaii and the people he represented was evident every day. Read More