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Catch Up on This Workforce Development Visit to Fort Worth

April 05, 2018

Earlier in the week, Speaker Ryan visited Catholic Charities Fort Worth (CCFW) to see firsthand the organization's work to help lift people out of poverty and into the workforce. This is part of a push to tap into the potential of our growing economy with policies that help move people from welfare to work. There are a few ways you can catch up on Speaker Ryan’s visit: Read More

House to Mark 50th Anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Assassination

April 04, 2018

WASHINGTON—On April 4, 1968, the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was fatally shot in Memphis, Tennessee. Today, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) announced that the House will observe the 50th anniversary of Dr. King’s assassination with a service in Statuary Hall to honor his life and legacy. The service will be held on Thursday, April 12 at 3:00 p.m. ET. Read More

At Southwest, Stories of a Smooth Landing for Tax Reform

April 03, 2018

In between lighthearted pleas for more flights to Milwaukee, Speaker Ryan talked with Southwest Airlines employees on Monday about how tax reform is helping to improve the lives of American families. He was joined at Southwest’s Dallas headquarters by House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX). Watch the entire discussion here.“A Strong Foundation” Read More

Workforce Development: Speaker Ryan at Catholic Charities Fort Worth

April 03, 2018

Speaker Ryan is at Catholic Charities Fort Worth this morning, talking about workforce development and ways to help Americans get out of poverty and into good-paying jobs. Read More

Watch Guide: Speaker Ryan Talks Tax Reform at Southwest Airlines

April 02, 2018

Coming up in a little bit, Speaker Ryan will be talking about tax reform with employees at Southwest Airlines's headquarters in Dallas, TX. Read More