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  • Ryan: “We want to lower taxes for middle-class families”
    Oct 17, 2017  - 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 fo... More
  • Ryan: “A stronger economy, a healthier middle class”
    Oct 16, 2017  - 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 W... More
  • Tax Reform in Wisconsin
    Sep 20, 2017  - 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 ou... More
  • Ryan: Foxconn deal is a game-changer for Wisconsin
    Aug 5, 2017  - Ryan: Foxconn deal is a game-changer for Wisconsin Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 8/4/2017 By now, you have likely heard the good news. The electronics giant Foxconn is coming to Wisconsin, with plans to add 13,000 jobs, in total, in our region. This is an absolute game-changer. It means more good-payin... More
  • “Don’t listen to California”
    Aug 4, 2017  - Something special happened in Janesville yesterday—SHINE Medical broke ground on Building One, where they will begin to build prototype machines and train employees. They will produce a medical isotope to assist with treating cancer and other medical conditions, something we currently have to import... More
  • The focus in Wisconsin’s First District: Jobs
    Aug 4, 2017  - This week is already shaping up to be busy in Wisconsin’s First District. Paul’s employers in the First District care about jobs, so that’s his focus too. On Thursday morning, Paul attended the groundbreaking of Building One for SHINE Medical. The opening of SHINE’s first facility—where they will be... More
  • A ‘Game-Changer’
    Jul 27, 2017  - You may have already heard the news, but yesterday Foxconn officially announced its intent to open a facility in southeastern Wisconsin, creating thousands of good jobs right here in our community. As Paul said, this is a ‘game-changer.’ That’s why he was so interested helping this proposal become a... More
  • Paul Ryan Lauds Foxconn Decision
    Jul 26, 2017  - WASHINGTON — Today, Wisconsin’s First District Congressman and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan released the following statement after Foxconn’s announcement to open a factory in southeastern Wisconsin. "I often say that Wisconsin’s workers are the best in the world and that the Badger State is a grea... More
  • Paul Ryan discusses House accomplishments on Wisconsin Radio
    Jul 19, 2017  - WASHINGTON – This morning, Congressman Ryan joined WTAQ’s Jerry Bader, WTMJ’s Jeff Wagner, and WBEL’s Stan Milam to discuss the House’s focus on doing work for members’ constituents. Excerpts of these interviews follow: “The House has been active: We’ve passed two big down payments on the military; ... More
  • Employee town halls, business tours, and one inspiring meeting
    Jul 10, 2017  - Last Thursday and Friday, Paul traveled around Wisconsin’s First District—from Janesville to Racine to Burlington—to speak with his employers in southern Wisconsin, as he often does (check out these links). In case you missed it, here are the high points: Racine Journal Times: Tax reform is one of a... More