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This is disingenuous nonsense.

May 19, 2017

Today, the New York Times’ editorial board opened a piece with the following: “The mere threat that Obamacare will be dismantled or radically changed . . . has persuaded several big insurance companies to stop selling policies or significantly raise premiums.” To use the board's own words: “This is disingenuous nonsense.”  Read More

Wisconsin → Washington

May 19, 2017

From a First District small business tour to daily meetings in D.C., Speaker Ryan took time these past couple of weeks (as he always does) to meet with fellow Wisconsinites to hear about the issues they care about. He recalled his teenage years serving as a YMCA camp counselor; demonstrated tax issues with toy cars; and learned how technology assists families of ALS patients in communicating with their loved ones. Here are six photos featuring Wisconsinites from the last couple of weeks. 1.   YMCA-ers Read More

Tax Reform Will Bring Jobs Back Home

May 19, 2017

At his weekly press briefing yesterday, Speaker Ryan made the case for reforming our broken tax code to make it simpler, flatter, and fairer. Read More

“We’re Busy Doing Our Work”: Speaker Ryan Talks to Hugh Hewitt

May 19, 2017

This morning, Speaker Ryan called into The Hugh Hewitt Show, and a policy discussion broke out, covering a number of things we are working on to address the problems Americans face in their daily lives. Read More

Speaker and Democratic Leader Announce Task Force on Intergovernmental Affairs

May 18, 2017

Speaker Ryan (R-WI) and Democratic Leader Pelosi (D-CA) announced the creation of the Speaker’s Task Force on Intergovernmental Affairs, a bipartisan group of lawmakers focused on studying the proper balance of power between federal, state, tribal, and local governments. Read More

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