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Speaker Ryan, 11-Year-Old Montanan Light 2017 Capitol Christmas Tree

December 06, 2017

WASHINGTON—Tonight, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) participated in the 2017 Capitol Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on the West Front Lawn, where he was joined by 11-year-old Montanan Ridley Brandmayr, who helped flip the light switch for the holiday season. An annual tradition, this year’s tree hails from the Kootenai National Forest in Montana and will be lit from nightfall until 11 p.m. Read More

House Votes to Protect Second Amendment and Curb Gun Violence

December 06, 2017

WASHINGTON—House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) issued the following statement after House passage of H.R. 38, the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act, and H.R. 4477, the Fix NICS Act. Read More

Statement on Recognition of Jerusalem as the Capital of Israel

December 06, 2017

"Jerusalem has been, and always will be, the eternal, undivided capital of the State of Israel." Read More

Statement on Passage of the Taylor Force Act

December 05, 2017

“This bill is pretty simple: If you finance or reward terrorism, you don’t deserve a penny from the United States." Read More

Speaker Ryan Names Lawmakers for Tax Reform Bill Negotiations

December 04, 2017

Speaker Ryan today named Republican lawmakers to serve on the House-Senate conference committee for the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Read More

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