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Statement on Senate Budget Passage

Posted: October 19, 2017 at 5:00 pm   /   Friends

WASHINGTON—House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) issued the following statement upon Senate passage of a budget resolution: “I applaud the Senate for passing a budget and appreciate adoption of a new Title 5 in the resolution to address the House’s priorities. This action keeps us on track to enacting historic tax reform that will mean more jobs, fairer taxes, and […]

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Statement on Rep. Pat Tiberi

Posted: October 19, 2017 at 9:02 am   /   Friends

WASHINGTON—House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) issued the following statement today regarding Rep. Pat Tiberi’s announcement: “Pat Tiberi has brought great decency and relentless passion to this House. During our time together on the Ways and Means Committee, I was always struck by his deeply felt commitment to helping hardworking people get ahead and have more […]

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A Level Playing Field

Posted: October 19, 2017 at 5:11 am   /   Friends

We need to get tax rates down so American businesses can compete with the rest of the world.  Here’s what I mean. The average tax rate on businesses around the world is 22.5 percent. But here in America, job creators pay between 35-45 percent. That’s crazy, and it makes it really hard for small businesses […]

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Another U.S. Business Leaves Thanks to Our Tax Code

Posted: October 18, 2017 at 12:10 pm   /   Friends

Bermuda. Great beaches. Great weather. And, as it turns out, a great place to move your business to avoid the U.S. corporate tax code. Today, another American business announced that it will move its operations offshore. In a $2.5 billion deal, Warranty Group Capital, headquartered in Chicago, will be acquired by Assurant, which will in turn invert to Bermuda. […]

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Ryan in Wisconsin: “This is about giving a break to middle class families”

Posted: October 17, 2017 at 11:00 am   /   Friends

Speaker Ryan continues to make the case for tax reform, most recently yesterday in Wisconsin.  The speaker first addressed the WMC Foundation’s State of Wisconsin Business & Industry luncheon, where he argued that a healthier and more competitive economy means more jobs and bigger paychecks for hardworking Americans. “This is about giving middle class families […]

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Another Study Confirms Massive Wage Growth from Corporate Tax Reform

Posted: October 17, 2017 at 9:00 am   /   Friends

Another new study released this week confirms that corporate tax reform alone will spur massive wage growth in the United States. The analysis, led by Boston University Professor Lawrence Kotlikoff, argues that “the new Republican tax plan raises GDP by 3 and 5 percent and real wages by between 4 and 7 percent. This translates […]

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NEW REPORT: Tax Reform Will Raise Wages at Least $4,000 on Average

Posted: October 16, 2017 at 10:30 am   /   Friends

Tax reform is all about more jobs, fairer taxes, and bigger paychecks. That last one is particularly important. Pro-growth reform means a pay raise for American workers. And a new report from the Council of Economic Advisers (CEA) shows just how much they stand to gain from our plan. The study finds that as a result of corporate […]

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On a Mission for the Middle Class

Posted: October 16, 2017 at 6:19 am   /   Friends

Speaker Ryan likes tax reform. A lot. But for him, it’s not just about the spreadsheets and data crunching. It’s about making a real difference in the lives of middle-class Americans. That’s the whole purpose of tax reform. And that is the reason he has spent literally hundreds of hours on the road this year, […]

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Speaker Ryan Visits Puerto Rico, Pledges Continued Support

Posted: October 13, 2017 at 1:12 pm   /   Friends

SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO—House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) traveled with a bipartisan delegation to Puerto Rico today. After completing his briefing and an aerial tour of affected areas, Speaker Ryan released the following statement: “First, I want to say that my heart goes out to the people of Puerto Rico. What I’ve seen here today […]

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