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“We should be focused on the next 24 months and making sure that we correct the direction that this last election provided.”

By on January 10, 2019 in Featured News, News
“We should be focused on the next 24 months and making sure that we correct the direction that this last election provided.”

WASHINGTON, DC — Joined by 14 New Members of the House, U.S. Rep. Tom Emmer spoke to the Ripon Society about his priorities as the new Chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee.

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“To succeed at legislating, one does have to do more than satisfy the most extreme in the crowd.”

By on January 4, 2019 in Featured News, News
“To succeed at legislating, one does have to do more than satisfy the most extreme in the crowd.”

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Rep. Greg Walden appeared before The Ripon Society to discuss the upcoming agenda of the 116th Congress and the need to resolve the current shutdown debate.

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“BEYOND THE BELTWAY”

By on December 17, 2018 in Featured News, News
“BEYOND THE BELTWAY”

WASHINGTON, DC – With America entering a period of divided government, The Ripon Forum reached out to 12 GOP leaders around the country & asked a simple question: “What would you like to see from Washington in the coming year?”

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“I think every day when we say our prayers, we need to include the border patrol because it is really, really difficult.”

By on December 7, 2018 in Featured News, News
“I think every day when we say our prayers, we need to include the border patrol because it is really, really difficult.”

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Sen Shelley Moore Capito discusses her role as the Chairwoman of the Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee, and the effort to strengthen America’s border security this year.

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“We’ve gathered here today to say something that we should say every day – Thank you for all your hard work!”

By on December 4, 2018 in Featured News, News
“We’ve gathered here today to say something that we should say every day – Thank you for all your hard work!”

WASHINGTON, DC – For the seventh straight year, The Ripon Society & Franklin Center honored the “Unsung Heroes of Capitol Hill” — the schedulers and executive assistants in Congress who keep things running on time.

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HERO. SERVANT. STATESMAN.

By on December 1, 2018 in Featured News, News
HERO.  SERVANT.  STATESMAN.

WASHINGTON, DC — The Ripon Society mourns the passing of President George H.W. Bush. As the world honors his life & legacy, we thought you might be interested in seeing the interview he gave to The Ripon Forum in 1990…

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“We’ve gone from a country asking, ‘Where are the jobs?’ to one asking, ‘Where are the workers?’”

By on November 30, 2018 in Featured News, News
“We’ve gone from a country asking, ‘Where are the jobs?’ to one asking, ‘Where are the workers?’”

WASHINGTON, DC – Ways & Means Chairman Kevin Brady spoke to The Ripon Society about the economic gains that have occurred as a result of the Tax Cut and Jobs Act, and a new tax bill he recently introduced.

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“PROMISES MADE, PROMISES KEPT.”

By on October 25, 2018 in Featured News, News
“PROMISES MADE, PROMISES KEPT.”

WASHINGTON, DC – With the midterms less than two weeks away, House GOP Conference Chair Cathy McMorris Rodgers & others examine the accomplishments of the 115th Congress in the latest Ripon Forum.

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“This is the most successful Congress – right of center – in the 34 years I’ve been here.”

By on October 19, 2018 in Featured News, News
“This is the most successful Congress – right of center – in the 34 years I’ve been here.”

WASHINGTON, DC – Majority Leader Mitch McConnell spoke to the Ripon Society about the accomplishments of the 115th Congress, saying, among other things, that reshaping the courts & reviving the economy have been key.

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Tillis Backs Kavanaugh, Blasts Politics of Personal Destruction

By on October 3, 2018 in Featured News, News
Tillis Backs Kavanaugh, Blasts Politics of Personal Destruction

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis appeared before The Ripon Society to discuss not only his job as Vice Chair of the NRSC, but also his role on the Judiciary Committee and the confirmation battle now underway.

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