COMMITTEE on WAYS and MEANS

Chairman Dave Camp
  • Press Release

    Congress Enacts Legislation to Fight Child Trafficking, Strengthen Child Welfare Protections

    Sep 19, 2014-- Washington, DC – Last night, the U.S. Senate approved bipartisan child welfare legislation aimed at reducing child sex trafficking, increasing adoptions and improving child support collections. The legislation was approved by the House on July 23, 2014. Specifically, the Preventing Sex Trafficking and Strengthening Families Act (H.R. 4980) would encourage states to combat sex trafficking among you... more

  • Press Release

    Senate Approves Bipartisan, Bicameral Legislation to Improve Post-Acute Care for Medicare Beneficiaries

    Sep 19, 2014-- Washington, DC – The U.S. Senate on Thursday passed the "Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation Act of 2014 (IMPACT Act)," bipartisan legislation that will strengthen and improve post-acute care for Medicare beneficiaries while bringing about more accountable, quality-driven benefits to patients. The House passed the bill on Tuesday. The IMPACT Act of 2014 also strengthens Medicare’s o... more

  • The Jobs Search

    Reason #40: Six Out of Ten Say the American Dream Is Out of Reach

    Sep 18, 2014-- Six Out of Ten Say the American Dream Is Out of Reach. After five years of the Obama "recovery," 59 percent believe the American Dream is out of reach and 63 percent believe most children won't be better off than their parents. Source: CNNMoney, The American Dream Is Out of Reach (June 2014) ________________ As introduced on June 17, 2014, Ways and Means Chairman Camp is listing 40 reasons for th... more

  • Floor Statements

    Camp Floor Statement: H.R. 4 - The Jobs for America Act

    Sep 18, 2014-- Every day, honest hardworking men and women are struggling. Far too many families haven't seen a pay raise in years, and many have lost hope and stopped looking for work entirely. H.R. 4, the ​Jobs For America Act, will strengthen the economy by creating more jobs with higher take-home pay. The House has already passed dozens of bipartisan solutions that will break down burdensome regulations and... more

  • Press Release

    Camp & Levin Introduce Tax Technical Corrections Bill

    Sep 18, 2014-- Washington, DC – Today, Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-MI) and Ranking Member Sander Levin (D-MI) introduced the Tax Technical Corrections Act of 2014 to make technical corrections to U.S. tax laws. The legislation responds to various inquiries from the public and government enforcement agencies with respect to the application of tax laws, and clarifies Congressional intent of thos... more

  • Press Release

    Chairman Camp's Remarks on the Official Portrait Unveiling

    Sep 18, 2014-- There are many, many people in this room I want to thank for their hard work, the countless hours they have dedicated to advancing the issues of the Fourth District of Michigan and the Ways and Means Committee, and the advice, counsel and friendship you all have given to me over the years. Thank you Speaker Boehner for those kind remarks. John and I came to the House of Representatives in the sam... more

  • Press Release

    House Passes Bill to Stop Usage of Welfare Benefits to Buy Marijuana

    Sep 17, 2014-- Washington, DC – On Tuesday, September 16, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 4137, the “Preserving Welfare for Needs Not Weed Act.” The bill, introduced by Ways and Means Human Resources Subcommittee Chairman Dave Reichert (R-WA) and 11 other members of Congress, ensures that taxpayer-funded welfare benefits are not used at stores selling marijuana, such as in the states of Washington and ... more

Trade Priorities Act

Tax Reform

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