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Congratulations to Judge Gorsuch

April 07, 2017

I want to congratulate Judge Neil Gorsuch on his confirmation as Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court. And I commend President Trump on having his nominee confirmed. As we saw during his confirmation hearings, Judge Gorsuch is a thoughtful jurist who has the utmost respect for the rule of law. The Court—and the country—will benefit from his experience and his character. Justice Scalia’s seat will now be filled by a judge committed to our Constitution and first principles. This is a good day for our country. Read More

ICYMI: Speaker Ryan Joins Charlie Sykes on ‘Indivisible’

April 07, 2017

On Wednesday night, Speaker Ryan joined Charlie Sykes for an interview on Indivisible, a national radio show produced by WNYC-FM in New York, Minnesota Public Radio, and The Economist. Read More

Statement on Syria

April 06, 2017

"These tactical strikes make clear that the Assad regime can no longer count on American inaction as it carries out atrocities against the Syrian people." Read More

Progress In Our Work to Repeal and Replace Obamacare

April 06, 2017

This morning at his weekly press conference, Speaker Ryan was joined by members of the House Republican conference to discuss the progress made in our effort to repeal and replace Obamacare. Read More

Speaker Ryan Statement on Chairman Nunes

April 06, 2017

Chairman Nunes has offered to step aside as the lead Republican on this probe, and I fully support this decision. Chairman Mike Conaway, a senior member of the Committee, will now lead this investigation in the House. I am confident that he will oversee a professional investigation into Russia’s actions and follow the facts wherever they lead. Read More