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Speaker Ryan Honored at Department of Defense Ceremony

November 28, 2018

WASHINGTON—Today, in an award ceremony at The Pentagon, Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis honored House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) with the Department of Defense Medal for Distinguished Public Service. The award, which is the highest award given to civilians by the Department, recognizes Speaker Ryan’s commitment to the men and women who serve in the United States Military. Read More

Speaker Ryan Highlights Results Delivered by House Republicans’ Policies

November 28, 2018

Summary: At today’s House Republican leadership press conference, Speaker Ryan spoke about the number of historic legislative initiatives accomplished on behalf of the American people by this Congress. He also previewed some items Republicans are continuing to work on, including the farm bill and criminal justice reform. Read More

Speaker Ryan to Deliver Farewell Address at Library of Congress

November 28, 2018

Next Wednesday, Speaker Ryan will deliver his farewell address in the Great Hall of the Library of Congress. It is the same setting where he delivered in his Confident America address given in December of 2015, shortly after he became speaker. Read More

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