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A Competitive Tax Code

Posted: August 17, 2017 at 8:00 am   /   Friends

We must reform our business tax system to bring good-paying jobs back from overseas and increase our economic competitiveness. pic.twitter.com/ScQWPYVgbV — Paul Ryan (@SpeakerRyan) July 20, 2017 Republicans are unified on a path forward on tax reform with three goals in mind: a code that is more simple, affordable, and competitive. But what does it actually mean to […]

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Watch Chairman Brady’s Speech on Tax Reform

Posted: August 16, 2017 at 9:11 am   /   Friends

At 5:30pm E.T. today, Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) will deliver remarks live from the Reagan Ranch in Santa Barbara, California on the need to fix our broken tax code. You can watch his speech live here. Last month, House, Senate, and White House leaders announced that we are united on a path […]

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An Affordable Tax code

Posted: August 16, 2017 at 9:00 am   /   Friends

Why does tax reform need to happen now? Because hardworking families are struggling under a tax code that is far too confusing & expensive. pic.twitter.com/MQShKaahIJ — Paul Ryan (@SpeakerRyan) July 6, 2017 Republicans are unified on a path forward on tax reform with three goals in mind: a code that is more simple, affordable, and […]

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Good News: Landmark GI Bill Expansion Now Law

Posted: August 16, 2017 at 6:46 am   /   Friends

WASHINGTON—To help expand opportunities for veterans, there will no longer be a 15-year time limit on the use of GI bill benefits. Signed into law today, the Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act makes it so that veterans can use their education benefits whenever they choose. That’s why this is often called the ‘Forever’ GI […]

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A Simpler Tax Code

Posted: August 15, 2017 at 9:32 am   /   Friends

We will use clear out special interest loopholes to lower tax rates. We are going to cut taxes. #MFGSummit pic.twitter.com/ysDr5EXaLL — Paul Ryan (@SpeakerRyan) June 20, 2017 Republicans are unified on a path forward on tax reform with three goals in mind: a code that is more simple, affordable, and competitive. But what does it […]

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Opioids Are Taking Over in Our Communities

Posted: August 15, 2017 at 6:34 am   /   Friends

We have a silent killer in our country. Each day, it takes the lives of our mothers, our sons, our neighbors. That killer is the extremely addictive opioid, with heroin as the most infamous drug of its kind. Kyle Pucek of Janesville, Wisconsin was close to becoming a victim of the silent killer. Kyle is […]

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A lot has changed since 1986

Posted: August 14, 2017 at 7:55 am   /   Friends

The last time we reformed the tax code was when I got my driver’s license: 1986. The world has changed a lot since then, but the American tax system has not.  Think about it. Since 1986, the Internet was created and the global economy has become more global, but we continue to have an unfair tax […]

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Tax Reform Goals: Affordable, Simple, Competitive

Posted: August 10, 2017 at 1:25 pm   /   Friends

2017 is the year of tax reform. There’s a lot of information circulating about our plan, and that can be overwhelming. That’s why we wanted to take a moment to lay out our goals for commonsense, pro-growth tax reform:   AFFORDABLE: A more affordable tax code means more money in your pocket. Why? Because taxes […]

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August (so far) in Photos

Posted: August 10, 2017 at 12:01 pm   /   Friends

August gives Members of Congress time at home in their districts. Speaker Ryan is no different. He’s conducting tours of local businesses, meeting with constituents and local organizations, and speaking with hardworking employees throughout the First District. Here are eleven photos that show how Speaker Ryan has been spending August— quality time with the people […]

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