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Statement on Attack in Kabul, Afghanistan

May 31, 2017

"I strongly condemn this attack in the Afghan capital of Kabul." Read More

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

Orlando Heroes Visit with Speaker Ryan

July 28, 2016

On June 12, at 5:02 a.m., an explosive charge was detonated to breach the outer wall of Pulse Nightclub in Orlando. Fewer than 13 minutes later, the terrorist who cut short the lives of so many innocent Americans was killed. The men and women who wear the badge and did not hesitate to act that night—and every night in city after city across the United States—deserve our thanks. Read More

Statement on the Attack in Nice, France

July 14, 2016

"Our hearts are with the victims of what appears to be yet another unconscionable act of terror." 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

Counterterrorism Bill Provides New Tools to Protect Our Homeland

July 01, 2016

“While the enemy’s tactics are evolving, the Obama administration’s strategy to defeat radical Islamist extremism is not. We have to step up our game." 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

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

Statement on Orlando Terrorist Attack

June 12, 2016

"Our security depends on our refusal to back down in the face of terror. We never will." Read More

Statement on the Death of Taliban Leader

May 23, 2016

"This strike is a reminder that we remain a nation at war." Read More