WASHINGTON—Tomorrow, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) will address the National Endowment for Democracy’s (NED) 2017 Democracy Award ceremony, an event honoring five activists fighting corruption in Afghanistan, Angola, Guatemala, Malaysia, and Ukraine. In his remarks, Speaker Ryan will address NED’s work to strengthen democratic growth and reaffirm Congress's bipartisan commitment to democracy and human rights. The event will be live-streamed on speaker.gov/live and ned.org.

Speaker Ryan’s Address at the NED 2017 Democracy Award Ceremony
Wednesday, June 7, at 5:30 p.m. ET
U.S. Capitol Visitor Center
Watch live on speaker.gov/live.

Media: This event is open press. Media must be credentialed and register with press@ned.org to gain entry. For more details, please contact Jane Jacobsen at jane@ned.org. Follow the conversation using #DemAward.