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A Blessed Easter

April 01, 2018

On Easter Sunday, we reflect on a story of hope, a story of redemption. The belief that Jesus rose from the dead is the foundation of the Christian faith—a truth that unites Christians around the world.   While we celebrate the belief that there is more to life than what is experienced here on earth, we also pray for all of those around the world who are suffering—who are experiencing hard times. May the promise of Jesus’s Resurrection bring them hope.   I wish you and your loved ones a blessed Easter. Read More

The Power of Tax Reform

March 29, 2018

This, is the Home Depot. They employ hundreds of thousands of Americans. And their hourly associates just got a bonus because of tax reform. It’s the one thing that changes everything. Finally: Less talking. More doing. Now, let’s keep the momentum going. More jobs. Bigger paychecks. That’s the power of tax reform. Read More

Speaker Ryan's Irish Heritage

March 12, 2018

Like most Irish-Americans, Speaker Ryan is proud of his family's deep Irish roots, and not too long ago, he and his family visited Ireland so they could see exactly where it all began. Read More

Highlights from Speaker Ryan's Home Depot Visit

March 09, 2018

Yesterday, Speaker Ryan visited Home Depot’s Store Support Center in Atlanta, where he met with employees and participated in product demos. He also hosted an employee Q&A, speaking about the benefits of passing historic tax reform. Home Depot is one of hundreds of companies that gave hourly-wage employees much-deserved bonuses because of the new tax law. In case you missed our livestream, here are a few highlights: Real Relief to Real Families Read More

Billy Graham: America's Pastor

March 02, 2018

As Rev. Billy Graham finds his final resting place in Charlotte today, surrounded by family, we are reminded of a life and ministry that touched literally hundreds of millions of lives. A gifted preacher, a counselor to presidents, and always, a loving family man. We give thanks to God for the life and the works of this humble servant, now and forever. Read More