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“We need to make sure people have the kind of quality of life that they want in small towns.”

By on March 22, 2021 in Featured News, News
“We need to make sure people have the kind of quality of life that they want in small towns.”

WASHINGTON, DC — In remarks to The Ripon Society, Minnesota Representatives Pete Stauber & Michelle Fischbach pointed to police reform and rural development as priorities for Congress to address this year.

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“If you’re going to be part of the solution, you’ve got to work with the other side.”

By on January 28, 2021 in Featured News, News
“If you’re going to be part of the solution, you’ve got to work with the other side.”

WASHINGTON, DC — In remarks to The Ripon Society, U.S. Sen. Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) discussed the upcoming agenda of the Environment & Public Works Committee and the effort to break the political logjam on Capitol Hill.

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Goeas Discusses Results of Ripon Society’s Post-Election Survey & Political Environment Heading into Next Year

By on December 17, 2020 in Featured News, News
Goeas Discusses Results of Ripon Society’s Post-Election Survey & Political Environment Heading into Next Year

WASHINGTON, DC — With Republicans and Democrats in Congress nearing agreement on a COVID-19 relief package, The Ripon Society held a virtual discussion about the message of the election and the outlook for 2021.

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“If I were handicapping 2022, I’d be pretty excited as a Republican in the House.”

By on November 12, 2020 in Featured News, News
“If I were handicapping 2022, I’d be pretty excited as a Republican in the House.”

WASHINGTON, DC — The Ripon Society held a virtual discussion with U.S. Rep. Greg Walden, who discussed the results of the election and shared his thoughts on the future of the GOP & the legislative agenda in the year ahead.

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#TBT – JC Watts says listening to a diverse set of voices should be a priority for the GOP

By on June 25, 2020 in Featured News, News
#TBT – JC Watts says listening to a diverse set of voices should be a priority for the GOP

WASHINGTON, DC — From the December 2007 edition of The Ripon Forum, the former Congressman from Oklahama shares his thoughts on the future of the Republican Party and the African American vote.

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#TBT – Eisenhower’s forgotten legacy on civil rights and the lessons it holds for today

By on June 18, 2020 in Featured News, News
#TBT – Eisenhower’s forgotten legacy on civil rights and the lessons it holds for today

WASHINGTON, DC — From the April 2016 edition of The Ripon Forum, Kasey Pipes looks back on America’s 34th President and his achievements on Civil Rights over the course of his career.

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“We have exceeded reductions in the United States more so than the next 12 countries combined.”

By on March 11, 2020 in Featured News, News
“We have exceeded reductions in the United States more so than the next 12 countries combined.”

WASHINGTON, DC — Two GOP leaders of the Select Climate Committee appeared before The Ripon Society, where they applauded America’s reduction in carbon emissions, and discussed additional steps to combat climate change.

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Ripon Society & Franklin Center Hold Reception with Problem Solvers Caucus

By on March 4, 2020 in Featured News, News
Ripon Society & Franklin Center Hold Reception with Problem Solvers Caucus

WASHINGTON, DC – With partisanship on the rise, The Ripon Society & Franklin Center held a reception with a group of lawmakers dedicated to breaking through the political gridlock and reaching bipartisan agreement on Capitol Hill. 

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