Ryan Welcomes Large Federal Grant Awarded for Wisconsin’s I-94 Project

On Friday, June 8, First District Congressman and House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the following statement after the U.S. Department of Transportation awarded a grant of $160,000,000 for Wisconsin’s I-94 North-South Freeway Project. "This is huge news for Wisconsin and our economy. I’m thrilled that the Trump administration has seen the value of this project, and I also want to thank Secret...

East Troy Student Wins First District Congressional Art Competition

On Saturday, April 28, Wisconsin’s First District Congressman and House Speaker Paul Ryan announced East Troy High School senior Rachel Gilpatrick as the winner of the 2018 First District Congressional Art Competition. Rachel’s piece, titled Self-Pointret, is a portrait of herself using black artist pen. Her teacher is Lori Puls. Rachel was honored during a ceremony held at the Monte Carlo Room in...

Congressman Ryan Thanks First Congressional District Residents

This past Friday, Congressman Ryan made his first visits in southern Wisconsin since announcing that 2018 will be his last year serving as a member of the House. At the Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce (WMC) luncheon, Congressman Ryan made a point of expressing his sincere gratitude to the people of the First District. Congressman Ryan said, “I am so thankful to the people of the First Congressi...

“A Walk Down Memory Lane”: Congressman Ryan Talks Accomplishments, Retirement with Charles Benson

Recently, Wisconsin’s First District Congressman and House Speaker Paul Ryan sat down with Charles Benson to discuss his accomplishments in the House and decision to leave Congress after 20 years of serving Wisconsin’s First District. You can watch the full interview here, or read excerpts from Congressman Ryan’s “walk down memory lane” below. Charles Benson: “History will always say he was the ki...

Congressman Paul Ryan Meets with First District Business Benefitting From Tax Cuts & Jobs Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congressman Paul Ryan spent last week traveling around the First District meeting with constituents. One of his stops included a meeting with the leadership of Precision Plus in Elkhorn, Wisconsin. The company recently gave bonuses and raises to workers as a result of tax reform. Executives spoke with Congressman Ryan about how the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act will allow them to increa...

On "The Steve Scaffidi Show," Congressman Ryan Discusses House Agenda, News of the Day

Last week, Wisconsin’s First District Congressman and House Speaker Paul Ryan joined Steve Scaffidi on WTMJ’s The Steve Scaffidi Show to discuss the remaining House agenda and the news of the day. You can listen to the full interview here, and read excerpts from his interview below. On North Korea: Congressman Ryan: “The President’s pressure campaign against North Korea has been working, is workin...

On Wisconsin Radio, Congressman Ryan Looks Back, and Ahead

Last week, Wisconsin’s First District Congressman and House Speaker Paul Ryan appeared on WISN’s The Mark Belling Show and WCLO’s Your Talk Show with Tim Bremel to discuss his decision to retire and the accomplishments he has achieved during his 20 year career of serving Wisconsin’s First District. Excerpts from his remarks are listed below. The Mark Belling Show: “Anybody who knows anything about...

Congressman Paul Ryan Tours First District Business Benefitting From Tax Cuts & Jobs Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. - On Friday, January 12, Congressman Paul Ryan spent the day traveling around the First District. One of his stops included a tour of a business that will be able to invest more funds into their facility as a direct result of the recently signed Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. At Zero Zone in North Prairie, Wisconsin, executives spoke with the Congressman about how the bill will allow them...