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  • ICYMI: Congress is Closing the Skills Gap
    Aug 16, 2018  - Lately, there's been no shortage of good news about the American economy. Just a few weeks ago, we saw the economy grow at its fastest pace in nearly four years. Then, we learned worker pay and benefits rose to the highest level in a decade. Retail sales are rising, worker productivity is the strong... More
  • Congressman Ryan: 'The American People Are Better Off Now'
    Jul 13, 2018  - Summary: Earlier this week, Republican leaders talked about how the American people are Better Off Now because of the House Republican agenda that has ushered in an economic resurgence and strengthened communities. While there is more work to be done, Speaker Ryan shared how policies passed during t... More
  • Congressman Paul Ryan Breaks Ground at Foxconn Development
    Jun 28, 2018  - First District Congressman and House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) today released the following statement after breaking ground at the location of Foxconn’s 20 million-square-foot facility in Racine County. "As we break ground today, we embark on a new era of manufacturing in the State of Wisconsin. This... More
  • Ryan Welcomes Large Federal Grant Awarded for Wisconsin’s I-94 Project
    Jun 8, 2018  - 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 thrill... More
  • On "The Steve Scaffidi Show," Congressman Ryan Discusses House Agenda, News of the Day
    May 15, 2018  - 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: ... More
  • East Troy Student Wins First District Congressional Art Competition
    May 11, 2018  - 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... More
  • “A Walk Down Memory Lane”: Congressman Ryan Talks Accomplishments, Retirement with Charles Benson
    May 8, 2018  - 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 Cong... More
  • On Wisconsin Radio, Congressman Ryan Looks Back, and Ahead
    Apr 25, 2018  - 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. ... More
  • Congressman Ryan Thanks First Congressional District Residents
    Apr 25, 2018  - 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 ... More
  • Congressman Paul Ryan Meets with First District Business Benefitting From Tax Cuts & Jobs Act
    Mar 5, 2018  - 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. ... More