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  • Taxing Times
    Mar 20, 2009  - By Paul Ryan Representing Wisconsin's 1st Congressional District This week, President Barack Obama spoke about the budget debate before us, stating, “I welcome and encourage proposals and improvements from both Democrats and Republicans in the coming days.” I serve as Ranking Member of the House Bud... More
  • Rock County Should Reject Federal Budget Proposal
    Mar 9, 2009  - The challenges we face as a community and a nation are immense. The federal government has a role to play in our recovery and revitalization, and it must help be part of the solution—not add to the problem. Unfortunately, President Obama’s proposed budget takes us in the exact wrong direction. It’s ... More
  • A Republican Road to Economic Recovery
    Mar 2, 2009  - By PAUL RYAN Inheriting countless challenges, Congress and the Obama administration have moved quickly on many fronts to implement their economic agenda. After two months of drastic interventions, has hope replaced fear, and confidence pushed aside uncertainty? Hardly. The budget the president relea... More
  • Ryan: Tapping the TARP Sets Dangerous Precedent
    Dec 19, 2008  - WASHINGTON – Wisconsin's 1st District Congressman Paul Ryan expressed his disappointment in the White House's decision to divert funds from the financial rescue package for domestic auto manufacturers after the Senate's failure to agree on a more fiscally responsible package. Earlier today, Presiden... More
  • Expediting Assistance for Auto Workers
    Dec 11, 2008  - Yesterday, the U.S. House of Representatives approved H.R. 7321, “The Auto Industry Financing and Restructuring Act” by a vote of 237 – 170. As of today, H.R. 7321 is currently pending before the U.S. Senate, where its prospects for passage remain uncertain. It is clear that the mounting hardships t... More
  • Ryan Statement on H.R. 7321, “The Auto Industry Financing and Restructuring Act”
    Dec 10, 2008  - WASHINGTON – Earlier tonight, the U.S. House of Representatives approved H.R. 7321, “The Auto Industry Financing and Restructuring Act” by a vote of 237 – 170. H.R. 7321 is currently pending before the U.S. Senate. Following his vote in favor of this legislation, Wisconsin’s 1st District Congressman... More
  • Paul Ryan Rejects Sham Energy Bill
    Sep 16, 2008  - WASHINGTON – Wisconsin’s 1st District Congressman Paul Ryan condemned the latest election year energy stunt by the House Majority prior to today’s vote on H.R. 6899. Dubbed the “Comprehensive American Energy Security and Consumer Protection Act,” H.R. 6899 consists of a patchwork of previously rejec... More
  • Will Congress Finally Get Serious About Our Energy Crisis?
    Sep 15, 2008  - The devastation in the wake of Hurricane Ike provides Americans with countless stories of service and selfless sacrifice. We can draw inspiration from the heroic rescue efforts by Coast Guard crews, first responders, and ordinary citizens in Texas. Another lesson, albeit more elementary, is evident ... More
  • Ryan: Congress Must Address Energy Crisis Before Calling it Quits
    Sep 11, 2008  - WASHINGTON – Wisconsin’s 1st District Congressman Paul Ryan called upon his colleagues to address our incoherent energy policy before the end of the 110th Congress. With reports that the House Majority will bring an energy package to the floor for consideration next week, Ryan encouraged swift actio... More
  • Ryan: Wisconsin Can No Longer Afford Our Lack of an Energy Policy
    Jul 14, 2008  - WASHINGTON – Wisconsin’s 1st District Congressman Paul Ryan expressed grave concerns at the insistence by Congressional leadership to continue to put off-limits vast supplies of domestic energy. Earlier today, President Bush announced that he will lift the executive prohibition on energy exploratio... More