Speaker's Blog

Statement on Trade Agreement with Mexico, Canada

October 01, 2018

WASHINGTON–House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) issued the following statement after the Trump administration announced it had reached a new trilateral trade agreement with Mexico and Canada.  Read More

Music to Your Ears

September 29, 2018

If you ever listen to music on services like Pandora, Spotify, and Apple Music, then you can appreciate how much of a no-brainer this is. With the Music Modernization Act, songwriters, artists, and sound engineers will finally receive fair market value when their songs are played. Read More

Speaker Ryan Statement on House Passage of Tax Reform 2.0

September 28, 2018

WASHINGTON—House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the following statement upon the passage of the three bills comprising the Tax Reform 2.0 package: “Tax reform is already an incredible success story. In little more than nine months, we have seen a resurgence of broad-based economic growth, lifting families, workers, and small business owners into optimism and opportunity. The results speak for themselves: The American economy and its workforce are thriving. The three bills passed this week will continue to propel this growth. Read More

Speaker Ryan's Floor Speech on Landmark Legislation to Address the Opioid Crisis

September 27, 2018

WASHINGTON—Today, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) came to the House floor to speak about the opioid crisis our communities are facing, and the landmark legislation Congress has passed to help expand treatment and support. His remarks, as prepared for delivery, are as follows:  “Mr. Speaker, I rise today to talk about something close to all of our hearts. Read More

Speaker Ryan’s Remarks at Annual ‘Washington A Man of Prayer’ Event

September 26, 2018

There are going to be those days when the boat feels awfully small, and the seas terrifyingly high. But through prayer, through reflection, that his how we hear those clear notes of grace. Read More