Speaker's Blog

Snapshots of How Workers Are Better Off Now

August 06, 2018

We all love to root for the underdogs, and this year’s economic resurgence marks a reversal of fortunes for workers across the country, especially people who have had the toughest time finding jobs. Read More

What a week

August 03, 2018

After years of struggling to get ahead, the American people are seeing jobs, opportunity, and confidence come roaring back. Look at the last week, and you’ll see how Americans are better off now: Read More

Op-Eds We've Liked Lately

August 02, 2018

Republicans in Congress have worked hard to deliver real results, and Americans are better off now. As we enter the final stretch of summer, there's a little more time to reflect on all the good things happening. In that spirit, here is a handful recent good reads highlighting the economic prosperity and positive change lifting up communities across the country: Chairwoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) and The Heritage Foundation President Kay Coles James: Tax Cuts Only Help the Wealthy, Right? American Paychecks Show Otherwise Read More

The Summer Seven: July in Photos

August 01, 2018

In the 31 days of July, we took 3,293 photos documenting the speaker’s daily schedule. Now, this is a photo round-up. So, we’ve selected just seven photos from the seventh month to give a behind-the-scenes look at the happenings of July. Here are some of our favorite moments: 1.  Tax Reform 2.0 – In just over six short months, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has kicked our economy into high gear. Speaker Ryan meet with Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) to discuss next steps for Tax Cuts 2.0, coming this fall. Read More

Career and Technical Education Overhaul Signed Into Law

July 31, 2018

WASHINGTON—House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the following statement on President Trump’s signing of the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act: Read More