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Speaker Ryan Joins Erick Erickson for ‘Not Everything Is Political’

Posted: July 1, 2016 at 5:03 am   /   Friends

Looking for a few conversation starters ahead of the Fourth of July weekend? We thought you might be. And because they—whoever “they” are—say to keep politics out of social conversations, we’ve got just the perfect alternative for you. That’s right—Speaker Ryan joined Erick Erickson’s podcast last week for a 16-minute long discussion about everything but […]

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Six Photos and Six Quotes from A Better Way

Posted: June 30, 2016 at 11:47 am   /   Friends

This month, House Republicans hosted six separate events in just three weeks to launch their plan for A Better Way, a bold policy agenda to address some of the country’s biggest challenges. Better.gop is your one-stop-shop to learn about all six issues in-depth, but for those who are already thinking about the long 4th of July weekend, here’s a […]

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Six Photos and Six Quotes from A Better Way

Posted: June 30, 2016 at 11:47 am   /   Friends

This month, House Republicans hosted six separate events in just three weeks to launch their plan for A Better Way, a bold policy agenda to address some of the country’s biggest challenges. Better.gop is your one-stop-shop to learn about all six issues in-depth, but for those who are already thinking about the long 4th of July weekend, here’s a […]

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Puerto Rico Bill Heads to President’s Desk

Posted: June 29, 2016 at 9:01 am   /   Friends

WASHINGTON — House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the following statement after the Senate passed the bipartisan Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act (PROMESA): “I am pleased that the Senate has passed PROMESA, the result of months of work by the House. This bipartisan legislation addresses the fiscal crisis in Puerto Rico while protecting American taxpayers from […]

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Businesses are right to be wary about Iran

Posted: June 29, 2016 at 6:30 am   /   Friends

What if I told you about a once-in-a-lifetime investment opportunity in a centrally located emerging market? If you hurry, you can beat out the competition and be one of the first investors on the ground there. The catch? Well, the country may dabble in terrorism. Actually, it may be the world’s leading state sponsor of […]

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It’s time to rethink our foster care system.

Posted: June 29, 2016 at 5:32 am   /   Friends

Every year, an estimated 265,000 children are removed from their homes by welfare officials, thrown into a foster care system that often isn’t prepared to welcome them. Every one of those 265,000 children represents a family torn apart: parents who won’t raise them; siblings who won’t grow up together. It’s a severe—and often unnecessary—measure to […]

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Senate Democrats Block Funding for Veterans & Zika Response

Posted: June 28, 2016 at 10:00 am   /   Friends

This is ridiculous. Senate Dems just blocked resources to help #veterans & stop #Zika. https://t.co/tf75WLDyW9 pic.twitter.com/Fpm17WEeLh — Paul Ryan (@SpeakerRyan) June 28, 2016 WASHINGTON—Today, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the following statement after Senate Democrats voted to block needed resources to help our veterans and stop the spread of the Zika virus: “This is […]

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Speaker Ryan on the Benghazi Committee’s Report

Posted: June 28, 2016 at 6:59 am   /   Friends

WASHINGTON—House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) today released a video announcing the publication of the final report from the Select Committee on Benghazi. “Trey Gowdy and the Benghazi Committee have been working hard to get the truth for the American people. They just released their report, and I encourage you to read it for yourself. “The report […]

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Speaker Ryan Calls for Free Trade Agreement with UK after Brexit

Posted: June 27, 2016 at 10:58 am   /   Friends

Following last week’s referendum vote in the United Kingdom to leave the European Union, Speaker Ryan has said that the special relationship between our two nations will endure. To demonstrate that commitment, the speaker is calling on the United States, in parallel with its negotiations with Europe, to pursue a free trade agreement with the […]

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