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Speaker Ryan Announces SOTU, Discusses House Agenda during Weekly Press Conference

November 30, 2017

Today at his weekly press conference, Speaker Ryan discussed further actions being taken to put an end to sexual harassment in Congress: “Yesterday, the House acted to mandate anti-harassment and anti-discrimination training for all members and all staff. I want to thank Congresswoman Barbara Comstock and Congresswoman Jackie Speier for authoring this resolution. This is an important step—but it’s one step. Read More

NDAA Supports the Military and Gives a Pay Raise

November 30, 2017

This morning, Speaker Ryan hosted an enrollment ceremony for the bipartisan 2018 National Defense Appropriations Act (NDAA). This legislation provides $634 billion for the military, including funds to modernize equipment and supply new aircraft, ships, and vehicles. Read More

Statement on Meeting with Mexico's Secretary of the Economy

November 29, 2017

Today, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the following statement after meeting with Mexico’s Secretary of the Economy Ildefonso Guajardo Villarreal: Read More

Statement on Meeting with King Abdullah II of Jordan

November 29, 2017

"Our alliance is as strong as ever, and America has a true friend in King Abdullah." Read More

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