Speaker's Blog

TOMORROW: Speaker Ryan to Be Honored by Department of Defense

November 27, 2018

WASHINGTON—On Wednesday, November 28, Secretary of Defense James Mattis will host an award ceremony honoring House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) for his public service and enduring support of the United States Military. The ceremony will be held at The Pentagon and will begin at 3:45 p.m. ET.  DETAILS: Award Ceremony Honoring Speaker Ryan Wednesday, November 28 at 3:45 p.m. ET Press Briefing Room, The Pentagon, Arlington, VA   Read More

The Capitol Christmas Tree Is Here

November 26, 2018

Good news. This year’s Capitol Christmas Tree has made its way from Oregon’s Willamette National Forest to stand tall at the West Front of the United States Capitol. The tree’s two-week journey to Washington followed the reverse passage of pioneers on the Oregon Trail, arriving this morning. The tree lighting ceremony is set for December 5 this year. Here’s all you need to know about this great holiday tradition: Where is the tree from this year? Read More

What I'm Thankful For This Year...

November 21, 2018

From the Ryan family to yours, Happy Thanksgiving! Read More

Speaker Ryan Statement on FIRST STEP Act Announcement

November 14, 2018

Following President Donald Trump’s announcement on the FIRST STEP Act, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) issued this statement. Read More

Statement Congratulating New GOP Leadership Team

November 14, 2018

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the following statement upon the election of a new Republican leadership team for the 116th Congress. Read More