What you’ve been waiting for:

Today you finally get what you’ve anxiously been awaiting: The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (we’re excited, too). Paul has been talking about how tax reform will help middle- and lower-income earners, whether it’s in Massachusetts, Oregon, Pennsylvania, or Washington. When Paul meets with his employers, hardworking taxpayers tell him that their taxes are too high, filing their taxes is too complicated, a...

Ryan joins ‘Life Matters’ to pitch tax reform

WASHINGTON – Earlier this week, Wisconsin’s First District Congressman and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan appeared on WLKG’s Life Matters to discuss tax reform: “Lowering people’s tax rates so they can keep more of what they earn in the first place means they have more money in their pocket, bigger paychecks, more take home pay, and . . . Number two, by lowering tax rates across the board on all o...

Paul Ryan discusses tax reform with WISN’s Dan O’Donnell

This morning, Wisconsin’s First District Congressman and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan joined WISN’s Dan O’Donnell to discuss ongoing efforts in Congress to reform the tax code. Excerpts follow: “The whole purpose of this [framework] is to lower taxes for people who are middle-income and low-income. By doubling the standard deduction [and] increasing the child tax credit, that helps all middle in...

Ryan: “We want to lower taxes for middle-class families”

WASHINGTON – This morning, Wisconsin’s First District Congressman and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan joined WCLO’s Andrea Morrow to discuss ongoing efforts in Congress to reform the tax code: "We are taxing American businesses, especially here in Wisconsin, at much, much higher tax rates than our foreign competitors are taxing theirs, and as a result, it puts us at a disadvantage. So what we want ...

Gearing up for tax reform

Earlier this week, Paul toured the Harley-Davidson factory in Menomonee Falls to talk about something at the top of Congress’ to-do list: Tax reform. A tax code that’s simpler, fairer, and more competitive and would allow most individuals to fill out their taxes on a postcard. A tax code that will let Wisconsinites keep more of their own money and bolster businesses small and large alike. Those ar...

Tax reform = bigger paychecks

WASHINGTON – Today, Wisconsin’s First District Congressman and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan joined WTAQ’s Jerry Bader and WTMJ’s John Mercure to talk about the benefits of tax reform. Check out excerpts below: Lowering rates for families and individuals: “The point of tax reform is to make the code simpler and to lower people’s tax rates and increase people’s take home pay. It’s all about gettin...

Ryan: “A stronger economy, a healthier middle class”

Tax reform is probably Paul Ryan’s favorite thing to talk about; after all, it is one issue that will touch the lives of nearly every American in all walks of life. The goal of tax reform is simple: More jobs, fairer taxes, and bigger paychecks. Paul is taking the message of tax reform not only to Wisconsinites, but employees around the country. In the last couple of months, he's visited with work...

Tax Reform in Wisconsin

In between events in Wisconsin and working in Washington, Paul has been taking tax reform on the road from coast to coast. This week, he did so at Harley-Davidson in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin. Paul recently spoke to WISN’s Vicki McKenna, making the case for tax reform: “We’re going to release an outline of what tax reform looks like that is a consensus from the House and the Senate. And then our ...