Speaker's Blog

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

Statement on Summit with North Korea

June 12, 2018

WASHINGTON—House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the following statement at the conclusion of President Trump’s summit with North Korea: Read More

With Tax Reform, Workers Get Ahead

June 08, 2018

In recent months, several companies have announced new investments in lifelong learning programs, credits employees can put toward tuition and books, and partnerships with educational institutions. These benefits are critical, helping employees advance and lay the groundwork for a better future. Read More

Statement on White House Initiative to Fight Youth Opioid Abuse

June 07, 2018

WASHINGTON—House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the following statement on the White House’s new initiative to combat the opioid epidemic with a focus on educating young Americans about the dangers of opioid use and addiction:    Read More

Legislation to Fight MS-13 Goes to President’s Desk

June 07, 2018

WASHINGTON—A bill to help communities take on violent gangs like MS-13 heads to the president’s desk after being signed today by House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI). Authored by Rep. Barbara Comstock (R-VA), the Project Safe Neighborhoods Grant Program Authorization Act makes resources available to state and local law enforcement agencies working to curb the rise in gang activity and violence. Read More