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Speaker Ryan Mourns the Passing of Rep. Louise Slaughter

March 16, 2018

She was unrelenting in fighting for her ideas and the people back home in Western New York. But really, the thing that I keep coming back to is how she was tough, but unfailingly gracious. She was simply great. Read More

The 2018 Friends of Ireland Luncheon

March 15, 2018

Ahead of St. Patrick's Day, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) hosted President Trump and the Taoiseach of Ireland, Leo Varadkar, for the annual Friends of Ireland Luncheon: Read More

Statement on the STOP School Violence Act

March 14, 2018

If there is any place our children can feel safe, it should be our schools. Read More

Speaker Ryan on Tax Reform, STOP School Violence Act at Leadership Presser

March 14, 2018

Today at a press conference with Republican leadership, Speaker Ryan discussed the latest progress thanks to tax reform. Read More

Help Wanted: Small Business Owners Reveal Shift in Economic Priorities

March 14, 2018

“Small business owners are showing unprecedented confidence in the economy as the optimism index continues at record high number.” Indeed—a new survey released yesterday by the National Federation of Independent Business cites soaring confidence thanks to policy changes passed by Congressional Republicans and enacted by President Trump. Most notably? Reducing regulations and overhauling our tax code. Read More