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Speaker Ryan Statement on President Trump’s Workforce Development Executive Order

April 10, 2018

WASHINGTON—Today, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) issued the following statement in response to President Trump’s executive order on workforce development and economic mobility: “These actions taken by the president reaffirm that now is the time to face our poverty challenge head on—and it starts by developing our workforce. Read More

THURSDAY: Speaker Ryan to Attend Communities of Color Breakfast Series

April 10, 2018

On Thursday, April 12, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) will attend the Communities of Color breakfast roundtable, a bipartisan event hosted by INSIGHT America and the National Urban League each month. This month’s discussion will focus on topics like workforce development, upward mobility, and what can be done to help more people escape poverty and realize the American Idea Read More

New Trafficking Law: Crackdown on Backpage, Changes by Reddit, Craigslist

April 10, 2018

Recently, Congress passed the Allow States and Victims to Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act (FOSTA) to help authorities crack down on websites that enable sex trafficking. Even before being signed into law, this legislation is already paving the way for change, making it easier for law enforcement to take action. Read More

Another Step Toward Rebuilding America’s Infrastructure

April 09, 2018

Major projects can too easily get bogged down in bureaucracy, and these reforms will go right at that logjam. Read More

Texas in Photos: Speaker Ryan’s Trip to Dallas/Fort Worth

April 06, 2018

Earlier this week, Speaker Ryan was in Texas, making stops at Southwest Airlines in Dallas and Catholic Charities in Fort Worth. Southwest is one of the hundreds of U.S. companies that have provided its employees with bonuses and increased U.S. investment following tax reform. Read More

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