Ron Congratulates Speaker Paul Ryan
“Paul Ryan is a person of integrity, courage and ideas," Ron said on Thursday. "I respect and admire his willingness to accept this nomination and serve as the next speaker of the House. I have no doubt Paul will propose positive ideas and solutions to the problems facing our nation. I’ve had the pleasure of working closely with him since coming to the Senate, and I look forward to continuing that relationship so that together we can focus on the areas that unite us as a nation, rather than divide us.”
Ron Pays Tribute to Senior Airman Quinn Johnson-Harris
Ron had the honor of paying tribute to the late hero Senior Airman Quinn Johnson-Harris on the Senate floor Thursday evening. Earlier this month, the 21-year-old from Milwaukee lost his life while serving in Afghanistan. Ron attended Johnson-Harris’ funeral service in Milwaukee last week. Read more here.
Watch Ron's remarks on the Senate floor here.
Ron Votes Against Budget Deal
Ron voted no on H.R. 1314, the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 early Friday morning. "Surely we can do much better than this terrible deal that resulted from a dysfunctional process," he remarked. Read his full remarks here.
Ron Applauds Passage of Cybersecurity Bill
Watch Ron's remarks following passage of the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act here.
Watch Ron on Fox Business Channel's "Coast to Coast" discussing cybersecurity here.
Ron Introduces Resolution to Honor Maj. Lisa Jaster
Major Jaster, a Wisconsin native who has served in Iraq and Afghanistan, is the first Army Reserve woman and mother to graduate from the prestigious Army Ranger School. Ron's resolution recognizes and honors Jaster’s impressive accomplishments and the role she will play in protecting and defending the American people. Read Ron's remarks on the resolution here.
Recap of Ron's Manufacturing Month
Ron has been traveling all over the state on his Manufacturing Month Tour. You might be surprised what he's learned! Watch here.
Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015
Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015
What: Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing: "The Value of Education Choices for Low-Income Families: Reauthorizing the D.C. Opportunity Scholarship Program"
Time: 10 a.m. - noon ET
Location: 342 Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington