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Earlier this week, Paul delivered a major address on tax reform at the National Association of Manufacturers Summit. Paul’s remarks and Q&A session focused on reforming the tax code for individuals, families, and businesses. In addition to discussing the significant regulatory reforms already passed by the House and the importance of reforming and simplifying our tax code, Paul mentioned the need ...

Back Home in Janesville

When Congress isn’t in session, Paul spends his time meeting with his employers in the First District. Sometimes this means taking questions from students or touring a business and participating in an employee Q&A. Other days, Paul holds office hours with constituents. Below are four photos from some of his meetings today: The Greater Milwaukee Foundation Paul meets with the Greater Milwaukee Foun...

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Last Thursday Paul crossed Wisconsin’s First District—from Janesville to Racine to Burlington—to speak with his employers in southern Wisconsin. Paul has been discussing tax reform with everyone from WIBA’s Vicki McKenna to employees at local business InSinkErator. But those weren’t Paul’s only visits last week; below are more highlights: Now more than ever it is important to encourage younger Ame...

For Veterans: Addressing Opioid Abuse, Modernizing the Appeals Process, and More

Last week on the Hugh Hewitt Show, Paul remarked that “we’re busy doing our work,” here in the House. That remains true this week, with a focus on bipartisan bills to help our veterans. These initiatives may not garner a lot of attention in the press—there’s no conflict here—but they matter. Consider the Veterans Appeals Improvement and Modernization Act: Did you know the VA estimates that it will...

Ryan: ‘We are executing the plan that we ran on’

WASHINGTON – Today, Wisconsin’s First District congressman and speaker of the House, Paul Ryan, spoke with WIBA’s Vicki McKenna. Tackling the country’s big problems: “That is why we spent you know the better part of the year working on an agenda—I’m talking about 2016, to be executed in 2017—and now we are in the middle of executing it. We passed our health care bill last week; we’ve got a lot of ...

Paul Ryan tours local businesses, touts job creation

Over the last week, Paul toured a number of businesses in Wisconsin’s First District. These business owners are entrepreneurs, and their hard-working employees are vital to their success. On Saturday, Paul attended the official ribbon-cutting ceremony for Dollar General’s new warehouse opening. Photo Credit: Martika Photography Some highlights: The Janesville Gazette: “This is fantastic. This is t...

Ryan Discusses Health Care and Education with Kenosha County Residents

WASHINGTON – Yesterday, Wisconsin’s First District congressman and speaker of the House, Paul Ryan, spoke to thousands of Kenosha County residents during a telephone town hall meeting. Excerpts of Ryan’s answers to constituents follow: On health care reform: “Let me give you a backstop. First of all, we’ve got a real problem in that Obamacare is basically collapsing.” *** “To restore a viable heal...

From Racine to Burlington

Obamacare’s failings are piling up and last week the House passed the American Health Care Act to give Americans across the country the relief they deserve. Paul has been discussing tax reform on a national stage, and today, he took that message to his employers in Wisconsin’s First District. He visited InSinkErator to meet with employees and take their questions. Later, Paul held a listening sess...