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  • Inspired by Wisconsinites
    Feb 16, 2017  - February has been off to a blistering pace here in Congress. Already, we’ve seen House committees continue their work on the repeal and replacement of Obamacare; Dr. Tom Price was confirmed as Secretary of Health and Human Services; the House worked to protect America’s students from poorly-crafted,... More
  • A Policy Interview: Paul Ryan and Mike Clemens
    Feb 15, 2017  - Earlier today, Wisconsin’s First District congressman and speaker of the House, Paul Ryan, spoke with WRJN’s Mike Clemens about Congress’s work on health care, education, and regulatory policies. Fixing health care in America: “I did office hours in Racine on Friday with a lot of healthcare advocate... More
  • Paul Ryan Talks Next Steps for Congress on Wisconsin Radio
    Feb 2, 2017  - Today Wisconsin’s First District congressman and speaker of the House, Paul Ryan, spoke with WCLO’s Tim Bremel and WISN’s Jay Weber about the challenges Congress is currently tackling and what lies ahead on the legislative agenda. Rolling back burdensome regulations: “We’re just doing our work. We’r... More
  • Finding relief
    Jan 31, 2017  - Make no mistake: Obamacare is failing. We’ve heard all about the broken promises, increased costs, and decreased choices; the evidence is overwhelming. You don’t have to look far to see evidence of Obamacare’s failures: Wisconsinites’ premiums are increasing by an average of 16% this year, with dedu... More
  • A lifeline for students
    Jan 24, 2017  - Global and technological advances have made the modern economy more complex and dynamic. It is imperative that Americans have access to a high-quality education. A key facet of a high-quality education is allowing parents, teachers, and local communities—not federal government bureaucrats—to best de... More
  • By the Numbers: Regulatory Reform
    Jan 11, 2017  - You hear a lot about regulatory reform: If we could get rid of overly burdensome regulations, it would help workers employed by small businesses—the backbone of Wisconsin’s economy. Last week, with the support of President-elect Trump, the House passed the REINS Act, which would ensure Congress has ... More
  • The Battle Against Opioid Abuse
    Jan 6, 2017  - This week, Governor Walker has convened a special legislative session to combat opioid abuse and heroin addiction in Wisconsin. As reported by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Gov. Scott Walker on Thursday called for a special legislative session to fight heroin addiction and ordered state agencies t... More
  • Reining in Regs
    Jan 5, 2017  - Wisconsin has over 400,000 small businesses, which employ over 50 percent of Wisconsinites. When government bureaucrats in Washington, D.C. write overly burdensome regulations it is these small businesses, and the hard working taxpayers they employ, who are hit the hardest. Make no mistake: Regulati... More
  • Ryan Discusses Obamacare Repeal and Replacement
    Jan 5, 2017  - WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Wisconsin’s First District congressman and speaker of the House, Paul Ryan, spoke with WTAQ’s Jerry Bader about the plan to repeal and replace Obamacare: This law is hurting people right now. We need to deliver relief to Americans hurting under #Obamacare. pic.twitter.com/kpa... More
  • Ryan Nominates Students for Military Service Academies
    Dec 14, 2016  - WASHINGTON — Today, Wisconsin’s First District congressman and speaker of the House, Paul Ryan, announced the 19 students in the First District who would be receiving nominations for appointments to the U.S. service academies. Young men and women who wish to attend a U.S. service academy must obtain... More