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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

Tax Reform Continues To Bring U.S. Businesses Home

April 05, 2018

One of the positive impacts from tax reform is businesses coming back to America, meaning more jobs and more opportunities for working families. Yesterday brought yet another story showing how the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is restoring the confidence of U.S. companies and bringing them home. Read More

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