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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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“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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“We’ve got to find a way to be talking about the policy, not the person.”

By on March 16, 2021 in Featured News, News
“We’ve got to find a way to be talking about the policy, not the person.”

WASHINGTON, DC — South Carolina Representatives Tom Rice & Nancy Mace spoke to The Ripon Society about the agenda in Congress and the road ahead for Republicans this year.

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“My goal is to make sure that we’re ushering in a new era of innovation.”

By on March 15, 2021 in Featured News, News
“My goal is to make sure that we’re ushering in a new era of innovation.”

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-5) appeared Wednesday afternoon before a virtual meeting of The Ripon Society to discuss her agenda as the top Republican on Energy & Commerce.

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“I stand firm on my conservative principles, but I believe in productivity over partisanship.”

By on February 26, 2021 in Featured News, News
“I stand firm on my conservative principles, but I believe in productivity over partisanship.”

WASHINGTON, DC — The Ripon Society held a virtual discussion with U.S. Reps. John Curtis (UT-3) and Blake Moore (UT-1). The discussion centered on what each lawmaker seeks to achieve in the 117th Congress

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“Even though we’re going through a turbulent time, I’m confident that we will get through this and become stronger than ever. ”

By on February 16, 2021 in Featured News, News
“Even though we’re going through a turbulent time, I’m confident that we will get through this and become stronger than ever. ”

WASHINGTON, DC — The Ripon Society hosted a virtual meeting with U.S. Reps. David Valadao (CA-21) and Young Kim (CA-39) who flipped House seats held by Democrats in 2020, making gains in a state where Republicans have faced stiff headwinds in recent years.

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“We want more dollars in local economies and in the pocketbooks of American families, not in Washington.”

By on February 3, 2021 in Featured News, News
“We want more dollars in local economies and in the pocketbooks of American families, not in Washington.”

WASHINGTON, DC — In remarks before a virtual meeting of The Ripon Society, Ways & Means Committee Ranking Member Kevin Brady (TX-8) discussed the panel’s agenda for the 117th Congress and his priorities over the next two years.

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“Instead of beating the drum for whatever the political message is of the day, we should focus on the things that matter to people.”

By on February 1, 2021 in Featured News, News
“Instead of beating the drum for whatever the political message is of the day, we should focus on the things that matter to people.”

WASHINGTON, DC — The Ripon Society hosted a virtual event with U.S. Reps. Frank Lucas (OK-3) and Stephanie Bice (OK-5). The discussion centered on possible legislative priorities in the new Congress, where tensions remain high.

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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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“The entire point of public service is to get things done.”

By on January 27, 2021 in Featured News, News
“The entire point of public service is to get things done.”

WASHINGTON, DC — The Ripon Society held a virtual discussion with U.S. Reps. Tom Reed (NY-23) and Stephanie Murphy (FL-7), who see an opportunity to unite on America’s most pressing issues.

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