Speaker's Blog

Listen to Speaker Ryan’s Interview with Bill Bennett

March 11, 2017

This week, Speaker Ryan appeared on The Bill Bennett Show to discuss Republican efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare. Read More

The American Health Care Act: Your Questions Answered

March 10, 2017

You’ve heard the news: Earlier this week, House Republicans introduced the American Health Care Act—legislation that keeps our promise to repeal Obamacare and replace it with a truly patient-centered system. Here is what you need to know about the plan, and here are answers to some questions you may have: Read More

VERIFIED: Refundable tax credits are longstanding conservative policy goals

March 10, 2017

Refundable tax credits. They are an important component of the American Health Care Act (AHCA), designed to give people who don't receive health care at work the same tax benefit as those who do. The goal is to equalize the tax treatment of health care regardless of where you buy it and help create a vibrant individual market. Read More

This Is Regular Order: Speaker Ryan on Hugh Hewitt

March 10, 2017

Summary: This morning, Speaker Ryan called into The Hugh Hewitt Show to discuss the American Health Care Act and how Republicans are repealing and replacing Obamacare through regular order. Excerpt: “This is regular order. This is how the system was supposed to work, unlike the way the Democrats did it. Let me step back. Read More

Speaker Ryan Calls Into The Sean Hannity Show

March 09, 2017

This afternoon, Speaker Ryan called into The Sean Hannity Show to discuss specifics of the American Health Care Act, clearing the air(waves) on some of the misconceptions surrounding the bill. Read More