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Speaker Ryan Commemorates Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Posted: January 16, 2017 at 8:15 am   /   Friends

“We are here in a general sense because first and foremost we are American citizens and we are determined to apply our citizenship to the fullness of its meaning. We are here also because of our love for democracy, because of our deep-seated belief that democracy transformed from thin paper to thick action is the […]

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Statement on Passage of Obamacare Repeal Resolution

Posted: January 13, 2017 at 11:25 am   /   Friends

WASHINGTON—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: “By taking this first step toward repealing Obamacare, we are closer to giving Americans relief from the problems this law has caused. Too many families have seen costs soar, […]

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Speaker Ryan: Obamacare Repeal Resolution Is ‘Critical Step Toward Delivering Relief’

Posted: January 13, 2017 at 8:43 am   /   Friends

WASHINGTON—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: “My colleagues, I rise to urge the House to support this resolution. It provides Congress with the legislative tools to repeal and […]

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Highlight Reel from Speaker Ryan’s CNN Town Hall

Posted: January 13, 2017 at 5:00 am   /   Friends

Last night, Speaker Ryan joined CNN’s Jake Tapper for a live town hall at George Washington University. The wide-ranging discussion focused on everything from Republican plans to repeal and replace Obamacare to tax reform and ongoing efforts to combat the opioid epidemic. In case you missed the broadcast, here’s a highlight reel of the most […]

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Why Obamacare Needs to be Repealed: Interview with Mike Gallagher

Posted: January 12, 2017 at 11:51 am   /   Friends

Listen here. Summary: 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. Key Quote: “This thing is collapsing under its own weight, and we have to step in and save […]

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Step-by-Step Relief: Speaker Ryan’s Remarks from Weekly Press Briefing

Posted: January 12, 2017 at 9:03 am   /   Friends

Summary: Today during his weekly press briefing, Speaker Ryan talked through the many reasons Republicans are working hard to repeal and replace Obamacare. Key Quote: “These are not doomsday scenarios. These are real life scenarios that are affecting real families and real people. So we are determined to provide relief to people as soon as […]

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Watch Guide: Tonight’s Town Hall with Speaker Ryan

Posted: January 12, 2017 at 7:34 am   /   Friends

Tonight at 9 p.m. ET, Speaker Ryan will hold a live town hall event, where he will answer questions from the audience on a wide range of issues, including the steps Republicans are taking to repeal and replace Obamacare. Here’s how you can watch: Traditional: Aired on CNN, CNN International, and CNN Español Cord-cutters: Live-streamed on CNNgo and CNN […]

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By The Numbers: The Regulatory Accountability Act

Posted: January 11, 2017 at 10:50 am   /   Friends

 “One big reason that our economy is so far from its potential—one reason there is so much frustration among Americans—is the crush of regulations that are coming out of Washington. Go just about anywhere in the country—be it coal mines in the Rust Belt or paper mills out West or in the Midwest—you will see […]

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ADVISORY: Speaker Ryan’s Media Schedule for Thursday, January 12

Posted: January 11, 2017 at 7:45 am   /   Friends

WASHINGTON—On Thursday, January 12, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) will make three media appearances: a radio interview, his weekly press briefing, and a prime time town hall live on CNN to discuss the bold, conservative agenda to come in 2017. Speaker Ryan on The Mike Gallagher Show Thursday, January 12, at 10:33 a.m. ET    Listen here. […]

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