Speaker's Blog

They said it couldn't be done anymore

July 30, 2018

They said it couldn’t be done. ‘They,’ in this case, are progressive economists, and ‘it’ is strong economic growth. Read More

#BetterOffNow: Economy Growing At Fastest Pace Since 2014

July 27, 2018

“Second-quarter GDP jumps 4.1% for best pace in nearly four years. Gross domestic product grew at a solid 4.1 percent pace in the second quarter. . .That's the fastest rate of the growth since the third quarter of 2014 and the third-best growth rate since the Great Recession. In addition to the strong second quarter, the Commerce Department revised its first-quarter reading up from 2 percent 2.2 percent.” (CNBC) Read More

Better Off Now: What a Growing Economy Looks Like

July 27, 2018

Great news: The nation’s economy grew by 4.1 percent in the second quarter. It’s the fastest rate of growth in nearly four years. Read More

Speaker Ryan Signs Career and Technical Education Bill at Weekly Press Conference

July 26, 2018

At his weekly press conference, Speaker Ryan enrolled a bipartisan bill to overhaul our career and technical education system, helping close the skills gap and match more job seekers with employment opportunities. He also spoke about how the House Republican Better Way agenda has made Americans’ daily lives better. Read More

A Historic Defense Bill to Rebuild Our Military

July 26, 2018

WASHINGTON—House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the following statement on the passage of the conference report for the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act: Read More