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“Can we still do great things?”

By on June 20, 2019 in Featured News, News
“Can we still do great things?”

WASHINGTON, DC – With the 50th anniversary of the Moon landing approaching, The Ripon Forum examines the future of the space program and whether – in this age of debt & dysfunction – America can still do great things.

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Hurd Calls on President to Appoint Special Representative to Stop the Flow of Migrants Heading North

By on June 14, 2019 in Featured News, News
Hurd Calls on President to Appoint Special Representative to Stop the Flow of Migrants Heading North

WASHINGTON, DC — In remarks to The Ripon Society, U.S. Rep. Will Hurd called on the President to appoint a Special Representative to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras to help end the crisis on America’s southern border.

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“It’s about creating an atmosphere for growth and making sure that entrepreneurship can remain alive.”

By on June 7, 2019 in Featured News, News
“It’s about creating an atmosphere for growth and making sure that entrepreneurship can remain alive.”

WASHINGTON, DC – The Ripon Society hosted a discussion with the GOP leaders of the Financial Services Committee, who discussed their approach on the panel & some of the top priorities they hope to accomplish this year.

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“My concern is that Congress has forgotten what its job is.”

By on May 24, 2019 in Featured News, News
“My concern is that Congress has forgotten what its job is.”

WASHINGTON, DC – In a stirring speech to The Ripon Society, U.S. Rep. Doug Collins urged his colleagues on Capitol Hill to focus on legislating, saying that is what the American people elected them to do.

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Estes & Daly Address Luncheon with the Creative Coalition

By on May 16, 2019 in Featured News, News
Estes & Daly Address Luncheon with the Creative Coalition

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Rep. Ron Estes (KS-4) and actor Tim Daly appeared before a luncheon meeting of The Ripon Society to discuss the arts and the role the federal government has in fostering creativity in communities nationwide.

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“We can’t just stare a problem in the face and not have a solution.”

By on May 15, 2019 in Featured News, News
“We can’t just stare a problem in the face and not have a solution.”

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst appeared before a breakfast meeting of The Ripon Society to discuss the commonsense plan she has co-authored to provide Americans with paid parental leave.

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“We have to do a better job as a party.”

By on May 10, 2019 in Featured News, News
“We have to do a better job as a party.”

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Rep. Ann Wagner spoke to the Ripon Society about the effort she is leading to elect more Republican women to Congress and win back the suburban vote.

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“This is the government’s number one insurance program — and its most effective.”

By on May 3, 2019 in Featured News, News
“This is the government’s number one insurance program — and its most effective.”

WASHINGTON, DC – The Ripon Society & Franklin Center hosted a bipartisan discussion with U.S. Reps. Mike Kelly and John Larson about the importance of strengthening Social Security.

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Ripon Society Holds Luncheon Discussion with White House Legislative Affairs Director Shahira Knight

By on April 24, 2019 in Featured News, News
Ripon Society Holds Luncheon Discussion with White House Legislative Affairs Director Shahira Knight

WASHINGTON, DC — The Ripon Society hosted a luncheon discussion yesterday afternoon with Shahira Knight, who serves as Assistant to the President and Director of Legislative Affairs.

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“We can’t fight for freedom alone.”

By on April 17, 2019 in Featured News, News
“We can’t fight for freedom alone.”

WASHINGTON, DC – In the latest edition of The Ripon Forum, U.S. Rep. Don Bacon and others look at the international institutions and treaties that help keep American interests secure around the world.

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