Speaker's Blog

Speaker Ryan Statement on FIRST STEP Act Announcement

November 14, 2018

Following President Donald Trump’s announcement on the FIRST STEP Act, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) issued this statement. Read More

Statement Congratulating New GOP Leadership Team

November 14, 2018

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the following statement upon the election of a new Republican leadership team for the 116th Congress. Read More

Speaker Ryan Names Members To Cyberspace Solarium Commission

October 29, 2018

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) today announced that he has appointed Rep. Mike Gallagher (R-WI), Dr. Samantha Ravich, and Mr. Frank Cilluffo to the Cyberspace Solarium Commission Read More

Statement on Shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh

October 27, 2018

This morning, a solemn celebration of life and faith turned to horror and chaos. We are deeply devastated by this tragedy, the roots of which appear to be especially repulsive. Pittsburgh and the Jewish community have been rocked today, but they should know that Americans stand firmly with them. Read More

Speaker Ryan Statement on Report Showing Strong Economic Growth

October 26, 2018

WASHINGTON—Following another strong GDP report showing an annual growth rate of 3.5 percent, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) released this statement: “Month by month, we’ve seen consumer confidence rise, the job market strengthen, and unemployment decline. These things add up. Today’s report shows American consumers are empowered to spend again. These results are no accident—this is what happens when we pass policies to help American consumers, workers, and businesses generate economic growth and opportunity.”    Read More