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  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Editorial: Ryan is right on immigration policy
    Jul 31, 2013  - Paul Ryan has been an advocate for repairing the country's broken immigration system for years. Long before he joined Congress, he worked with mentor Jack Kemp to promote a sensible, compassionate policy. Now, the Republican congressman from Janesville has a chance to lead a reform bill through a sh... More
  • The battle for US immigration reform
    Jul 26, 2013  - By Simon Carswell, The Irish Times Sitting in front of congressman Paul Ryan on his desk is a poster, Advice to Irish Immigrants, written by the Irish government and posted on ships leaving Ireland for the United States in the 1850s. “In remote parts of America, an industrious youth may follow any o... More
  • Numbers guru Paul Ryan says immigration is about economics
    Jul 26, 2013  - By Tim Mak, Washington Examiner Rep. Paul Ryan has made his reputation as a numbers man, a wonk whose expertise has been in the dry details of budgets, the country's fiscal path and entitlement reform. But the Wisconsin Republican has taken on an entirely new quest: immigration reform. It's an issue... More
  • Paul Ryan: Immigrants 'Bring Labor to Our Economy So Jobs Can Get Done'
    Jul 25, 2013  - By Nancy Cook, National Journal In the past month, Rep. Paul Ryan, normally so focused on fiscal matters, has shifted his attention to immigration. He isn’t pitching reform as a humanitarian or budget-cutting move, though other advocates say it would be both. Instead, the House Budget Committee chai... More
  • Immigration Reform
    Jul 23, 2013  - Immigration Reform Update From Congressman Paul Ryan More
  • The busy days of immigration reform's latest advocate, Paul Ryan
    Jul 22, 2013  - By TIM MAK, Washington Examiner Just halfway through Rep. Paul Ryan's frenetic morning schedule— 6:00 a.m., wake up in his office; 6:30: workout in the members-only House gym; 8:15: coffee and an interview; 8:30: a steering committee meeting — and his routine is already blown. The Wisconsin congress... More
  • Ryan: Immigration reform will help business, schools
    Jul 19, 2013  - By Associated Press WASHINGTON — Rep. Paul Ryan says immigration reform will benefit honest employers in Wisconsin’s 1st District who are competing with businesses that hire lower-wage workers who are in the country illegally. Reform also would help curb Wisconsin’s heroin epidemic, fueled by Mexica... More
  • Paul Ryan Immigration Q&A
    Jun 27, 2013  - By Jonathan Strong, National Review I spoke with House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan, who has recently emerged as a key figure in the debate. Ryan will play a Marco Rubio-like role in the House, using his sterling conservative credentials to help move forward legislation that many conservative... More
  • Can Paul Ryan sell immigration reform to conservatives?
    Jun 26, 2013  - By Caren Bohan, Reuters Paul Ryan, the Republican congressman and former vice-presidential candidate best known for his war on spending, is emerging as his party's leading champion of immigration reform in the U.S. House of Representatives. With Senate passage of a sweeping immigration bill imminent... More
  • Paul Ryan slams Obama Administration on Snowden hunt, IRS targeting
    Jun 25, 2013  - Wisconsin’s First District Congressman Paul Ryan appeared on CBS This Morning to discuss the ongoing investigation into targeting by the IRS and efforts to reform our broken immigration system. Video of Ryan’s interview is accessible here. A transcript of the interview follows. click to play video C... More