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“The American people are sick of paying higher premiums.”

By on March 23, 2017 in Featured News, News
“The American people are sick of paying higher premiums.”

WASHINGTON, DC – As Congress debates how to repeal & replace the Affordable Care Act, U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy spoke to The Ripon Society about his vision for health care reform and his view of the bill being considered in the House.

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March 21, 2017

By on March 21, 2017 in Teddy Tweets

“In the ordinary and low sense which we attach to the words ‘partisan’ and ‘politician,’ a judge of the Supreme Court should be neither.”

Letter to Henry Cabot Lodge
July 10, 1902

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“This is the opportunity. The time is now.”

By on March 20, 2017 in Featured News, News
“This is the opportunity. The time is now.”

WASHINGTON, DC – In remarks before a breakfast meeting of The Ripon Society, Health Subcommittee Chairman Michael Burgess expressed optimism about the effort in Congress to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.

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March 14, 2017

By on March 14, 2017 in Teddy Tweets

“The people who have come to this country from Ireland have contributed to the stock of our common citizenship qualities which are essential to the welfare of every great nation.”

Speech to the Society of Friendly Sons of St. Patrick
March 17, 1905

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“You can either govern or grandstand.”

By on March 13, 2017 in Featured News, News
“You can either govern or grandstand.”

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Sen. John Barrasso spoke to a breakfast meeting of The Ripon Society about some of the top priorities in the Senate, and some of the challenges that he and his colleagues have faced this year.

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March 7, 2017

By on March 7, 2017 in Teddy Tweets

“The men with the muck-rakes are often indispensable to the well-being of society; but only if they know when to stop raking the muck.”

Theodore Roosevelt,
Speech in Washington, DC,
April 14, 1906

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Chaos is easy. Governance is hard.

By on March 6, 2017 in Ripon in the News

“We’ve got a country that looks at 70,000 pages, and they’re completely crushed by it.”

By on March 3, 2017 in Featured News, News
“We’ve got a country that looks at 70,000 pages, and they’re completely crushed by it.”

WASHINGTON, DC – In remarks to The Ripon Society, Ways & Means Tax Policy Subcommittee Chair Peter Roskam and Subcommittee Members Jim Renacci & Pat Meehan expressed optimism and a sense of urgency about tax reform in 2017.

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Trump to give Air Force One treatment to all programs, nothing ‘sacred’

By on March 3, 2017 in Ripon in the News

“Whatever has been done before, whatever is sacred now that you have been privy to, no longer exists.”

By on March 2, 2017 in Featured News, News
“Whatever has been done before, whatever is sacred now that you have been privy to, no longer exists.”

WASHINGTON, DC – In remarks to The Ripon Society’s 7th Annual Senior Staff Symposium at Mount Vernon, Trump campaign veterans Corey Lewandowski and Barry Bennett offered blunt advice to top Hill aides about the Trump Presidency.

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