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Ryan Statement on August Jobs Report

September 4, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC — House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the following statement in response to the August jobs report. "It's good more people are finding work, but this report is not all that encouraging. Millions of people are still out of the workforce, and paychecks are growing too slowly for families to get ahead. There’s ...

Hatch, Ryan Question Treasury’s Planned Country-by-Country Reporting Regulations

August 27, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC — In a letter today, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) outlined concerns regarding the country-by-country (CbC) reporting requirements that are being considered by the Treasury Department and called on Secretary Jack Lew to respond to their earlier

The Lowdown on Inversions

August 18, 2015

We’ve been laying out the case for international tax reform lately, and no issue dramatizes the need for reform better than the recent spate of 

Johnson Op-Ed: Let’s Protect Social Security for Future Generations

August 14, 2015

For 80 years, Social Security has been a promise hardworking, taxpaying Americans can trust — a promise that should they retire, become disabled, or die, a safety net would be there for them and their families. It's an important program on which many Americans rely after a lifetime of hard work. And yet as Social Security turns 80, that promise is in serious danger of being broken ...

Ryan Marks 80th Anniversary of Social Security

August 14, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC — House Ways and Means Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) issued the following statement on the 80th anniversary of Social Security: "Millions of seniors rely on Social Security, and it should always be there for them, as it was for my family. Today, the program faces serious challenges, and it's our duty to make sure people get the help they've been ...

Why Do We Need International Tax Reform?

August 13, 2015

Last week, we laid out what it means when we say the committee is exploring "international tax reform." It's an update of the rules under which we tax American companies selling goods and services across international borders. It's one of the most important things we can do right now to ...

Ryan Statement on July Jobs Report

August 7, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC — House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) released the following statement in response to the July jobs report.  "We can do better than this. The truth is our economy has been underperforming this entire presidency. Despite repeated promises of a strong recovery, investment has been too weak, jobs creation has ...