COMMITTEE on WAYS and MEANS

Chairman Dave Camp
  • The Jobs Search

    Reason #37: Disability Beneficiaries Outnumber Jobs in Manufacturing

    Sep 15, 2014-- ​Disability Beneficiaries Outnumber Jobs in Manufacturing. Due to the poor economy and other factors, there are now more Americans collecting disability benefits than there are workers doing production work in manufacturing. Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, and Social Security Administration, Monthly Statistical Snapshot. ________________ As introduced on June 17, 2014... more

  • The Jobs Search

    Reason #36: Record Numbers on Disability Benefits

    Sep 12, 2014-- Record Numbers on Disability Benefits. The number of individuals receiving disability benefits has continued to climb to record levels, due to the poor economy and other factors. Source: Social Security Administration, Recipients of Social Security, SSI, or Both. _______________ As introduced on June 17, 2014, Ways and Means Chairman Camp is listing 40 reasons for the Senate to pass the 40 jobs b... more

  • Press Release

    Report: Social Security Failing in Fighting Fraud

    Sep 12, 2014-- Washington, DC – Ways and Means Social Security Subcommittee Chairman Sam Johnson (R-TX) called on the Acting Commissioner of Social Security to adopt the recommendations of the special report released today by the Social Security Administration Office Inspector General (SSA OIG) on Social Security’s failure to prevent recent disability fraud scandals. “The Inspector General’s report confirms what... more

  • The Jobs Search

    Reason #35: Record Numbers on Food Stamps

    Sep 11, 2014-- ​Record Numbers on Food Stamps. Never in the history of the program have so many individuals been forced to rely on food stamps due to the poor economy. Source: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance National Level Annual Summary. ________________ As introduced on June 17, 2014, Ways and Means Chairman Camp is listing 40 reasons for the Senate to pass the 40 jobs bills t... more

  • The Jobs Search

    Reason #34: Millions of College Grads Are Working Jobs That Don’t Require Their Degree

    Sep 10, 2014-- Millions of College Grads Are Working Jobs That Don’t Require Their Degree. Nearly half of all college graduates are underemployed – that is, working in a job that does not require their college degree. Source: Center for College Affordability and Productivity, Why are recent College Graduates Underemployed? ________________ As introduced on June 17, 2014, Ways and Means Chairman Camp is listing 4... more

  • Opening Statements

    Brady Opening Statement: Hearing on the Status of the Affordable Care Act Implementation

    Sep 10, 2014-- The Affordable Care Act has changed how Americans receive their health care. There has been ample debate over the last four years about the ACA and what impact it will have. Today, we have the chance to look in the review mirror and judge the results rather than the promises. And we have the opportunity to look forward to next year, to see what other changes and surprises may lay ahead for the Am... more

  • Press Release

    Camp Statement on Tax Reform & Inversions

    Sep 10, 2014-- Washington, DC – Today, Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-MI) issued the following statement on the Administration’s comments on inversions and tax reform: “Everyone agrees that tax reform is the only solution that will both keep companies from moving their headquarters out of the United States, and encourage more businesses to grow, hire and increase wages for American workers. That ... more

Trade Priorities Act

Tax Reform

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