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Three Big Takeaways with Rep. Martha McSally

October 06, 2016

Recently, Speaker Ryan held a Facebook Live Q&A with Rep. Martha McSally (R-AZ), a 26-year veteran and the first American woman to fly a plane in combat. Read More

4 Things You Need to Know about the House Counterterrorism Bill

July 05, 2016

On Friday, Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) introduced the Homeland Safety and Security Act (H.R. 5611), which comes in response to a spate of terrorist attacks across the globe, including the heinous assault in Orlando. Read More

Speaker Ryan on CNN: ‘This is a publicity stunt’

June 22, 2016

"This isn’t trying to come up with a solution to a problem. This is trying to get attention.” Read More

Statement on Release of Full Orlando Shooter 911 Transcript

June 20, 2016

The attempt to selectively edit the record reflects a broader, more serious problem—this administration’s continued effort to downplay and distract from the threats posed by ISIS and radical Islamist extremism. This is unacceptable." Read More

Statement on Release of Orlando Shooter 911 Transcript

June 20, 2016

"The administration should release the full, unredacted transcript so the public can see for itself what drove this individual to carry out such a heinous attack." Read More

Our fight against homegrown terrorism

June 13, 2016

Over the weekend, our country was once again attacked by radical Islamic extremism. The mourning process will take time, and while we pray for the victims and their loved ones, we continue our vigilance against homegrown terrorism. Read More

Speaker Ryan's First Foreign Visit as Speaker

April 12, 2016

This week, Speaker Ryan returned from his first foreign visit as speaker of the House. He and a bipartisan delegation of House members visited five countries in eight days, where they met with dozens of senior government and military officials and consistently delivered a single, clear message: ISIS must be destroyed. The United States is committed to defeating radical Islam that threatens freedom and stability throughout the world. Check out the one-minute video below to see highlights from Speaker Ryan's trip. Read More

The Obama Foreign Policy Legacy in Six Photos

April 01, 2016

President Castro’s failed attempt to pose an iconic image raising hands with President Obama was just the latest in a series of photos that have come to define this administration’s foreign policy legacy. It’s a legacy of disastrous attempts to appease dictators at the expense of alienating allies—and one that may be best summarized with photos Read More

Speaker Ryan on Declaration ISIS Is Committing Genocide

March 17, 2016

“And to all those brave people who are being persecuted, I would simply like to say this: We will stand with you, we will pray for you, and we will work every day to put these words into action.” Read More

DEADLINE TOMORROW: Administration Required by Law to Make ISIS Genocide Determination

March 16, 2016

The Obama administration has just 24 hours left to comply with a congressionally mandated deadline passed in December to determine whether ISIS’s atrocities against religious and ethnic minorities constitute a genocide. Read More

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