Tag: COVID-19

“There are a lot of them, and in election after election, they show up.”

By on October 16, 2020 in Featured News, News
“There are a lot of them, and in election after election, they show up.”

WASHINGTON, DC — With three weeks left in the 2020 campaign, The Ripon Society held a virtual meeting with Nancy LeaMond of AARP about the impact that older Americans will have on the election.

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“People should not be looking to score political points.”

By on October 9, 2020 in Featured News, News
“People should not be looking to score political points.”

WASHINGTON, DC — The Ripon Society hosted a virtual discussion with Ohio Congressman Brad Wenstrup, a physician who has been a leader on health care and a proponent of making sure the fight against COVID stays above politics.

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“The fact of the matter is they lied to the world about the virus.”

By on September 25, 2020 in Featured News, News
“The fact of the matter is they lied to the world    about the virus.”

WASHINGTON, DC — As efforts continue for fighting the COVID-19 pandemic, focus has shifted to China. U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis (R-NC) discussed this topic in front of a virtual meeting of The Ripon Society.

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“We are focusing on the health and safety of our families as we try and get on the right footing for a full recovery.”

By on September 17, 2020 in Featured News, News
“We are focusing on the health and safety of our families as we try and get on the right footing for a full recovery.”

WASHINGTON, DC — For the millions of Americans living in suburbs across the country, the coronavirus pandemic has presented a new set of challenges. Helping lead the effort to address these challenges is U.S. Rep Ann Wagner (MO-2).

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Davis Discusses the Importance of the Election Security and the Partisan Debate Over Postal Service Reform

By on August 24, 2020 in Featured News, News
Davis Discusses the Importance of the Election Security and the Partisan Debate Over Postal Service Reform

WASHINGTON, DC — With the Postal Service being thrust into a national debate regarding the election this fall, The Ripon Society hosted a virtual discussion on Friday with U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis (IL-13).

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Ernst Discusses Impact of COVID-19 in Iowa & Applauds Bipartisan Passage of NDAA

By on August 7, 2020 in Featured News, News
Ernst Discusses Impact of COVID-19 in Iowa & Applauds Bipartisan Passage of NDAA

WASHINGTON, DC — To give an update on the state of the pandemic in Iowa, and discuss the recently passed NDAA, Ernst participated in a virtual discussion held by The Ripon Society.

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“There are severe economic issues that will result from us not acting.”

By on July 31, 2020 in Featured News, News
“There are severe economic issues that will result from us not acting.”

WASHINGTON, DC — As Republicans and Democrats negotiate on the next COVID-19 response bill, The Ripon Society held a virtual discussion with Patrick McHenry, the Ranking Member on the House Financial Services Committee.

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“We need to do something for our first responders and front line workers.”

By on July 17, 2020 in Featured News, News
“We need to do something for our first responders and front line workers.”

WASHINGTON, DC — With Congress set to consider a fourth economic aid package to deal with the coronavirus, The Ripon Society held a virtual discussion with U.S. Rep. Steve Stivers to get his thoughts on the bill.

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“Based on the medical data alone, I think the reality is that it will be safe for children to go back to school for the most part.”

By on July 10, 2020 in Featured News, News
“Based on the medical data alone, I think the reality is that it will be safe for children to go back to school for the most part.”

WASHINGTON, DC — As much of the country balances the health and well-being of citizens with desire to transition back to a normal, pre-pandemic life, The Ripon Society hosted a virtual discussion with U.S. Rep. Larry Bucshon, M.D. (IN-8).

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“We have to remember that what we do today in moments of crisis will echo throughout history.”

By on July 7, 2020 in Featured News, News
“We have to remember that what we do today in moments of crisis will echo throughout history.”

WASHINGTON, DC — In remarks to a virtual meeting of The Ripon Society, U.S. Rep. Trey Hollingsworth praised efforts to stabilize the economy, but cautioned against overreach by the federal government.

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