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A Joint Meeting of Congress with Prime Minister Modi

June 09, 2016

Yesterday, the leader of the world's largest democracy visited the Capitol of the world's oldest democracy. In his address before a joint meeting of Congress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India shared his commitment to fighting poverty—a subject that is near and dear to Speaker Ryan's heart and is also the first plank of the House Republican agenda for A Better Way.  Read More

How the House Does Business

June 02, 2016

On day one as Speaker of the House of Representatives, Paul Ryan made it clear: "We need to make some changes, starting with how the House does business." Regular order isn't always sexy, but under Speaker Ryan and the House Republican majority, it is steady and ongoing. Here are 10 photos from May that show that progress in action, featuring seven bills that have already been signed into law. Read More

Thank You to Our Armed Forces

May 21, 2016

From Speaker Ryan (and his entire team in the Speaker's Office), thank you to all who have served or are currently serving in America's armed forces. Read More

Speaker Ryan Signs Bipartisan Manufacturing Jobs Bill

May 18, 2016

This is a jobs bill and a reform bill. It will make sure that our small manufacturers have better access to the tax relief they need. Read More

Police Officers Have Our Backs. We Should Have Theirs.

May 16, 2016

It's a selfless—and sometimes thankless—job. But every day, law-enforcement officers all across America put on the badge and get to work to keep our communities safe. They've got our backs. And we should have theirs.  That's why Congress passed (unanimously!) two important bills last week that: Read More

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