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A Simpler Tax Code

August 15, 2017

What does it actually mean to simplify the tax code, and, more importantly, what will it mean for you and your family? Less Hassle Read More

Opioids Are Taking Over in Our Communities

August 15, 2017

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 drug of opioids, with infamous heroin as the most lethal. Read More

A lot has changed since 1986

August 14, 2017

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 code that ships jobs overseas and keeps the United States from being competitive with the rest of the world.  Read More

August (so far) in Photos

August 11, 2017

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 he represents in Washington. Read More

Tax Reform Goals: Affordable, Simple, Competitive

August 10, 2017

2017 is the year of tax reform. Read More