Speaker's Blog

Eight Reasons This Defense and Health Funding Bill Is Critical

September 25, 2018

On Wednesday, the House will consider a defense and health funding bill that delivers on a number of important priorities. If signed into law, this will mark the most spending bills enacted on time in 22 years. That’s one reason this defense and health funding bill is so critical. Here are eight more. Read More

Update on Hurricane Florence Relief: First Action Next Week

September 21, 2018

The defense and health funding bill makes an additional $8.8 billion available for Hurricane Florence relief. Read More

Recap: The Reagan Foundation

September 20, 2018

At an event to mark the launch of The Ronald Reagan Institute in Washington, D.C., Speaker Ryan gave an address titled “Advancing American Leadership.” While laying out a bold vision for the future of American leadership in the world, he spoke about the importance of military primacy, free trade, pro-growth economic reforms, and moral leadership. If you didn’t have a chance to watch the speaker’s address, we’ve got you covered. Below are his remarks, in five tweets: Read More

Statement on Senate Vote to Fund National Defense and Fight the Opioid Epidemic

September 18, 2018

WASHINGTON—House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) issued the following statement after the Senate, by a vote of 93 to 7, adopted the conference report for the Defense and Labor-HHS appropriations bills: Read More

Speaker Ryan Talks Tax Reform, Civil Society at WisPolitics Q&A

September 18, 2018

Last week, Speaker Ryan joined WisPolitics President Jeff Mayers in the Rayburn Room of the U.S. Capitol for a conversation on tax reform, his tenure as speaker, and the state of civil society. Read More

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