Speaker's Blog

Speaker Ryan Discusses the Urgency of Opioid Legislation

June 14, 2018

At his weekly press conference, Speaker Ryan underscored the urgency of the opioid epidemic and discussed why the bills the House is considering now are so important. Read More

“A Grateful Heart Can Do So Much”: Remarks at the National Hispanic Prayer Breakfast

June 14, 2018

WASHINGTON—House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) today talked about gratitude and civil society in remarks at the National Hispanic Prayer Breakfast. Following are Speaker Ryan’s remarks, as prepared for delivery: Good morning, everybody. This is the day that the Lord has made. Let us rejoice and be glad in it. Read More

At Leadership Press Conference, Speaker Ryan Discusses the House’s Work to Tackle the Opioid Epidemic

June 13, 2018

Today, Speaker Ryan joined Republican Leadership, Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR), and several other House members to share stories of people from their districts who have been impacted by opioid addiction. As the House considers more than 50 bills to combat the opioid epidemic from all sides, Speaker Ryan spoke about a Wisconsin mother who is spreading hope to families facing the trials of addiction. Read More

Not So 'Hip': More Jobs, Bigger Paychecks Drown Out Democrats' Economic Message

June 12, 2018

This is not just data. After years of being stuck, these are American workers and American families getting ahead. Read More