Speaker's Blog

House Votes to Make Hyde Amendment Permanent

January 24, 2017

Today, the House passed H.R. 7, which makes the Hyde amendment permanent, blocking taxpayer money from funding abortions. Read More

Speaker Ryan Invites President Trump to Address a Joint Session of Congress

January 24, 2017

At a Capitol press conference this morning, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) announced that he sent the following letter to President Trump formally inviting him to address a joint session of Congress on February 28, 2017. Read More

Statement on President Trump's Executive Action on Pipelines

January 24, 2017

Thanks to President Trump's executive order, the Keystone pipeline and the Dakota Access pipeline will finally be built. It's about time. Read More

Statement on President Trump’s First Executive Actions

January 23, 2017

“President Trump is wasting no time acting on his promises." Read More

Inaugural Luncheon: Speaker Ryan's Toast To Vice President Pence

January 20, 2017

May you have every blessing and success as the 48th Vice President of the United States of America. Read More