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‘Life by 1,000 Hugs’

April 11, 2017

National Pet Day is the perfect day to recognize the thousands of service dogs that help America’s disabled veterans and active duty personnel. Read More

Happy Passover from Speaker Ryan

April 10, 2017

Passover is an opportunity to remember the hardships that ancient Israelites endured as slaves in Egypt, but also a time to celebrate their exodus to the Promised Land. It is a story of suffering, resilience, and faith in God. It is also a story of hope—a reminder to never forget your roots, and to always look towards the future. So, on behalf of the whole House, I want to wish everyone celebrating a joyous and Happy Passover.  Read More

Congratulations to Judge Gorsuch

April 07, 2017

I want to congratulate Judge Neil Gorsuch on his confirmation as Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court. And I commend President Trump on having his nominee confirmed. As we saw during his confirmation hearings, Judge Gorsuch is a thoughtful jurist who has the utmost respect for the rule of law. The Court—and the country—will benefit from his experience and his character. Justice Scalia’s seat will now be filled by a judge committed to our Constitution and first principles. This is a good day for our country. Read More

ICYMI: Speaker Ryan Joins Charlie Sykes on ‘Indivisible’

April 07, 2017

On Wednesday night, Speaker Ryan joined Charlie Sykes for an interview on Indivisible, a national radio show produced by WNYC-FM in New York, Minnesota Public Radio, and The Economist. Read More

Statement on Syria

April 06, 2017

"These tactical strikes make clear that the Assad regime can no longer count on American inaction as it carries out atrocities against the Syrian people." Read More