Tag: common sense

“This is about helping the middle class.”

By on May 28, 2021 in Featured News, News
“This is about helping the middle class.”

WASHINGTON, DC – Democrat Tom Suozzi and Republican Andrew Garbarino spoke to a virtual meeting of The Ripon Society about the bipartisan effort they are leading to ease the state & local tax burden on working Americans.

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Newhouse & Kilmer Set Aside Partisanship to Serve Their Home State

By on May 21, 2021 in Featured News, News
Newhouse & Kilmer Set Aside Partisanship to Serve Their Home State

WASHINGTON, DC — Republican Dan Newhouse & Democrat Derek Kilmer appeared before The Ripon Society to discuss why they focus on good policy, not politics, when it comes to Washington State.

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A Conversation About Race in America

By on April 29, 2021 in Featured News, News
A Conversation About Race in America

WASHINGTON, DC — The Ripon Society hosted a virtual discussion with two veterans of the nonprofit world who have launched a series of workshops intended to spur an honest conversation about race in America.

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“We can get something that gets 60, 70, or 80 votes in the Senate, but only if they’re willing to negotiate.”

By on April 12, 2021 in Featured News, News
“We can get something that gets 60, 70, or 80 votes in the Senate, but only if they’re willing to negotiate.”

WASHINGTON, DC – In remarks before a virtual meeting of The Ripon Society, top Senate GOP Leadership aide Nick Rossi discussed the prospect that Congress could reach agreement on a plan to strengthen America’s infrastructure.

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“If we do not unify collectively to preserve our Republic, we’re going to be subject to more January 6ths in the future.”

By on March 10, 2021 in Featured News, News
“If we do not unify collectively to preserve our Republic, we’re going to be subject to more January 6ths in the future.”

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Reps. Johnson & Dean Phillips appeared before The Ripon Society to discuss the efforts of the Problem Solvers Caucus to find common ground in Washington in the coming year.

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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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“We can’t take a one-size-fits-all approach to fixing the economy.”

By on July 28, 2020 in Featured News, News
“We can’t take a one-size-fits-all approach to fixing the economy.”

WASHINGTON, DC — In remarks to The Ripon Society, U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner said the next COVID-19 aid package must focus on what Americans need — not what Washington wants

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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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