Speaker's Blog

President George H.W. Bush to Lie in State in the United States Capitol Rotunda

December 01, 2018

WASHINGTON—House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI), Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) today announced that the late President George H.W. Bush will lie in state in the United States Capitol Rotunda.  A bicameral arrival ceremony will be held for President Bush on Monday, December 3 at 5:00 p.m. ET.  Read More

Statement on the Passing of President George H.W. Bush

December 01, 2018

This morning, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) issued this statement on the passing of President George H.W. Bush. Read More

Speaker Ryan Thanks Wisconsin’s First District, Staff in Remarks on House Floor

November 29, 2018

This afternoon, in remarks on the House floor, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) thanked the people of Wisconsin’s First District and paid tribute to members of his Wisconsin staff for their dedication. Read More

WATCH: Speaker Ryan Reflects on His Congressional Career

November 29, 2018

Today, Speaker Ryan sat down for an extended conversation with The Washington Post’s Paul Kane to discuss his legislative legacy and what he’s most proud of over his two decades in Congress. Read More

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