Speaker's Blog

State of the Union 2016

November 30, 2015

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) sent the following letter to President Obama today, formally inviting him to deliver his State of the Union address before a joint session of Congress on January 12, 2016 at 9 pm ET. Read More

President Is Now Required to Present a Plan to Defeat ISIS

November 25, 2015

WASHINGTON – House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) issued the following statement after President Obama signed into law the National Defense Authorization Act passed by the House of Representatives in a vote of 370-58 on November 5, 2015: Read More

Rep. Martha McSally to Deliver Weekly Republican Address

November 20, 2015

“As we mourn the tragic loss of life in Paris, we have to remember: it could have happened here,” Rep. McSally said. Read More

Speaker Ryan Appoints Rep. Pat Tiberi as Vice-Chair of the Joint Economic Committee

November 20, 2015

"If we’re going to get serious about addressing the issues facing workers and families, we need pro-growth solutions that will promote opportunity for all Americans,” Speaker Ryan said. “I have worked with Pat Tiberi for years, and he is the right person to help lead the Joint Economic Committee." Read More

Statement on Passage of Plan to Pause Syrian Refugee Program

November 19, 2015

Today the House put politics aside to help keep the American people safe. Read More