Today, the House passed a resolution that gives Congress the legislative tools to repeal and replace Obamacare. Upon passage, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the following statement.

Today on the House floor, Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) spoke in favor of the Obamacare repeal resolution the House will vote on later today. Below are the speaker’s remarks as prepared for delivery:
In case you missed the broadcast, here's a highlight reel of the most important moments from Speaker Ryan's CNN Town Hall:

Ahead of tonight’s prime time town hall on CNN, Speaker Ryan called in to The Mike Gallagher Show to discuss why House Republicans are working to keep our promise to repeal and replace Obamacare.

Today during his weekly press briefing, Speaker Ryan talked through the many reasons Republicans are working hard to repeal and replace Obamacare.
“There is a better way, and we have made it clear what we want to replace Obamacare with: a truly patient-centered system with more choices and lower costs. A system that gives you the control and the freedom that Obamacare has taken from you. We ran on these ideas. We gave the people a very clear choice. And they deserve action.”

“You break it, you own it.” That was Democratic Leader Pelosi’s message last week to Republicans who are working to repeal and replace Obamacare. But for too many Americans, this health care law is already broken. As we now know, Obamacare has failed the American people—but that got us to thinking: Just how broken is President Obama’s so-called Affordable Care Act?

In this week’s Republican address, Interim House Budget Committee Chairman Diane Black (R-TN) discussed why, for too many families, the Affordable Care Act has been anything but affordable—and the #BetterWay plan House Republicans are offering to give Americans the relief they need from Obamacare.
Speaker Ryan and Republican leaders held a press conference with Vice President-elect Mike Pence today to discuss repealing and replacing Obamacare. Later today, the Senate will begin to consider a repeal resolution.

Today, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the following statement after the Obamacare repeal resolution was introduced in the Senate: