August gives Members of Congress time at home in their districts. Speaker Ryan is no different. He’s conducting tours of local businesses, meeting with constituents and local organizations, and speaking with hardworking employees throughout the First District.
Here are eleven photos that show how Speaker Ryan has been spending August— quality time with the people he represents in Washington.
1. Metal Grinding Demo in Franklin, WI – While on a tour of the Allis Roller factory, Speaker Ryan watches as a machine grinds a metal cylinder into a machined part that will be incorporated into a larger piece of equipment.
2. Franklin, WI Factory Tour – Speaker Ryan discusses the process of welding complex assemblies as he tours the Allis Roller factory in Franklin, WI.
3. Edging Demo in Muskego, WI – During his tour of the Inpro Corporation factory in Muskego, WI, Speaker Ryan stops to watch a factory employee bend metal and vinyl sheets into a door edging product.
4. Groundbreaking in Janesville, WI – Speaker Ryan walks to the groundbreaking ceremony for SHINE Medical Technologies in Janesville, WI, its first manufacturing facility of radioisotopes used to treat and diagnose various types of cancers and other diseases.
5. Janesville Office Hours – During his constituent office hours, Speaker Ryan meets with representatives from the Hope Institute of Uganda to discuss their experience with international development.
6. Agriculture Q&A with Secretary Perdue – Speaker Ryan, along with Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue, participates in a Q&A session with agricultural industry professionals at Blain’s Farm & Fleet in Janesville, WI.
7. Janesville, WI Distribution Center Tour – Speaker Ryan and Secretary Perdue tour Blain’s Farm & Fleet Janesville distribution center.
8. Burlington, WI Employee Q&A – Speaker Ryan speaks with employees of LDV Specialty Vehicles in Burlington, WI about the benefits of tax reform, and the best hunting spots around the district.
9. Yorkville, WI Site Visit – Speaker Ryan observes construction on Merz’s new specialty healthcare production facility in Yorkville, WI.
10. Kenosha Relay for Life – Each year, Speaker Ryan participates in Kenosha’s Relay for Life event, and this year is no different. He swung by this year’s Relay at the University of Wisconsin—Parkside where he met with families who’ve been affected by cancer.
11. Franklin, WI Employee Q&A – Speaker Ryan fields questions from Allis Roller employees and high school students participating in career and technical education, while participating in an employee Q&A session at Allis Roller’s Franklin, WI factory.