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Keep Those Reg Bills Rolling

February 28, 2017

The Congressional Review Act is one powerful way we are fighting bad regulations. But that’s certainly not the only way. We will vote on three important bills this week that rein in the regulatory state. Read More

We will defend schools against innovation-crushing regulations.

February 07, 2017

This week, we’re focused on reversing regulations harmful to our nation’s schools. Both in principle and in practice, we believe that education is most successful when states, local leaders, and, hey—this may be a crazy thought: moms and dads—have decision-making power over education in their own communities. These are the people, not bureaucrats in Washington, who know the needs of their kids and understand how to best tailor curriculums and tests to those needs. Read More

By The Numbers: The Regulatory Accountability Act

January 11, 2017

The 115th Congress has begun by taking action to provide Americans with regulatory relief, demonstrating our commitment to listening to the people and keeping our promises. Read More

Regulatory Reform: Remarks from Weekly Press Briefing

January 05, 2017

Speaker Ryan held his weekly press conference today to discuss the onslaught of regulations coming out of Washington. Read More

A Reminder for President Obama

December 20, 2016

President Obama is in office for only one more month, and he’s already rolling out his last-ditch regulations. In fact, in just the last two days, he has unilaterally issued rules that will hurt coal country and take away areas of enormous energy potential for America. Read More

Here’s How We Stop President Obama’s 11th-Hour Regulations

November 17, 2016

“Earlier this week, House Republicans sent a letter to the Obama administration asking that they not advance any new regulations before leaving office." Read More

A Better Way for the Economy

October 28, 2016

America’s economy is the greatest in the world, but we are far from our potential—anemic growth, flat wages, and more than 94 million people out of the workforce. There is a better way, and it starts with getting government OUT of the way.  Read More

A Better Way to Defend the Constitution

October 27, 2016

Government has gotten out of control—too big and too arrogant. After decades of overreach by both parties, it is time we restore our Constitution.Here is a better way. Read More

Rep. Kevin Cramer to Deliver Weekly Republican Address

October 14, 2016

Today, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) announced that Rep. Kevin Cramer (R-ND) will deliver the Weekly Republican Address on Saturday, October 15. In the address, Rep. Cramer will discuss how the House Republican agenda—a #BetterWay—will help get government out of the way so businesses can create more American jobs. Read More

The Real Obama Liberal Legacy: The Department of Labor’s Fiduciary and Overtime Rules

October 13, 2016

Here are two of the most devastating regulations, this time from the Department of Labor (DOL): the fiduciary rule and the overtime rule. These are two heavy-handed rules that actually hurt the very people they claim to protect. Read More