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Statement on FAA and Disaster Relief Suspension Package

September 25, 2017

“It is a sad day when House Democrats will—in the name of politics—vote against disaster relief and air traffic safety measures." Read More

Statement on Puerto Rico Relief Efforts

September 25, 2017

The stories and images coming out of Puerto Rico are devastating. Congress is working with the administration to ensure necessary resources get to the U.S. territory. 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

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