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Speaker Ryan Leads CODEL to Middle East

January 23, 2018

MORÓN, SPAIN—U.S. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) today kicked off a week-long bipartisan Congressional Delegation (CODEL) trip to the Middle East. The delegation will focus on regional stability, the campaign against ISIS and terrorism, and Iranian aggression. Speaker Ryan is joined by Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Intel Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-CA), Reps. Vern Buchanan (R-FL), Liz Cheney (R-WY), Stephanie Murphy (D-FL), and Scott Taylor (R-VA). Read More

Speaker Ryan's Floor Remarks on the End of the Shutdown

January 22, 2018

WASHINGTON—House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) spoke on the House floor regarding the continuing resolution that opens up the government and funds the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) for six years. The Senate passed the legislation this afternoon, ending a three-day government shutdown led by Senate Democrats. Below are his remarks: Read More

This afternoon: A vote to end the madness

January 22, 2018

Senate Democrats and their filibuster forced this shutdown, and now they have an opportunity to end it. Vote yes. Read More

Speaker Ryan Floor Remarks on the Senate Democrats' Shutdown

January 20, 2018

WASHINGTON—House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) spoke on the House floor regarding the action Senate Democrats took last night to force a government shutdown. Below are his remarks: “My colleagues, at this hour, the federal government is needlessly shutdown because of Senate Democrats. Read More

Statement on Senate Democrats Shutting Down the Federal Government

January 19, 2018

Senate Democrats have brought us to a shutdown. Read More