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Republican Steering Committee Recommends Rep. Diane Black for Budget Chair

February 14, 2017

Rep. Black has served as interim Budget Committee chair since January 3, 2017, when Dr. Tom Price, the new Secretary of Health and Human Services, stepped aside to focus on his confirmation process. Read More

Statement on First CRA Bill Signed into Law

February 14, 2017

Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the following statement after President Trump signed HJ Res. 41 into law. Passed by Congress under the Congressional Review Act, it repeals burdensome Dodd-Frank regulations on the energy industry Read More

Statement on Meeting with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

February 13, 2017

“I appreciated the opportunity to welcome Prime Minister Trudeau to the Capitol this afternoon. We had a productive discussion focused on ways to deepen ties between the U.S. and Canada with respect to trade and national security." Read More

Statement on Dr. Price's Confirmation as HHS Secretary

February 10, 2017

Today, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) issued the following statement upon confirmation of Dr. Tom Price as Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services. Read More

Statement on Joyce Meyer

February 07, 2017

"Joyce Meyer is more than a close confidant, more than a friend, she is family." Read More