COMMITTEE on WAYS and MEANS

Chairman Dave Camp
  • Press Release

    Inspector General Finds Billions in Payment Errors by Social Security Judges

    Nov 19, 2014-- Washington, DC – In a report released last week, the Social Security Administration (SSA) Office of Inspector General (OIG) revealed that several judges have wrongly awarded billions of dollars in Social Security Disability Insurance benefit payments. In response to the report, Ways and Means Subcommittee on Social Security Chairman Sam Johnson (R-TX) issued the following statement. “As we know t... more

  • Press Release

    House and Senate Leaders Introduce Bill to End Social Security Benefits for Nazis

    Nov 19, 2014-- Washington, DC – Today, a bipartisan and bicameral group of lawmakers introduced legislation to terminate Social Security benefits for Nazi persecutors who receive them because of a loophole in current law. In the House, Ways and Means Social Security Subcommittee Chairman Sam Johnson (R-TX), Subcommittee Ranking Member Xavier Becerra (D-CA), and 34 additional House members introduced H.R. 5739, t... more

  • Press Release

    Brady Unveils Discussion Draft to Improve Hospital Issues in the Medicare System

    Nov 19, 2014-- Washington, DC – Today, Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) unveiled the Hospitals Improvements for Payment (HIP) Act of 2014 discussion draft as part of the Committee’s broader effort on comprehensive Medicare reform, addressing the problems associated with Medicare’s two-midnights policy, short inpatient stays, outpatient observation stays, auditing and appeals. Tit... more

  • Press Release

    Social Security’s $300 Million IT Project Investigation: Bad News for Taxpayers

    Nov 18, 2014-- Washington, DC – Last week, Social Security Administration (SSA) Inspector General (IG) Patrick P. O’Carroll, Jr., released a further response to the June 2014 letter sent by Ways and Means Subcommittee on Social Security Chairman Sam Johnson (R-TX), requesting a full and immediate investigation into the SSA’s mismanagement and failed implementation of the $300 million Disability Case Processing ... more

  • Press Release

    Camp Statement on the Passing of Former Congressman Bill Frenzel

    Nov 17, 2014-- Washington, DC – Today, Ways and Means Chairman Dave Camp (R-MI) issued the following statement following the passing of former Congressman and long-time Committee Member Bill Frenzel. “I am deeply saddened to learn that the Committee has lost yet another former member with the passing of Congressman Bill Frenzel. Bill spent many years dedicated to serving the constituents of Minnesota’s Third Di... more

  • In Case You Missed It...

    ICYMI: Heritage Foundation – Free Trade is a Winner in Recent Elections

    Nov 13, 2014-- Free Trade is a Winner in Recent Elections By Bryan Riley, The Hill contributor Riley is the Heritage Foundation's Jay Van Andel Senior Policy Analyst in Trade Policy. In Georgia, Iowa, Massachusetts and North Carolina, the midterm elections proved that candidates shouldn't be afraid to talk about the benefits of trade. They also demonstrated that candidates tempted to employ protectionist scare ... more

  • Floor Statements

    Camp Statement for the Record: Special Order Honoring Congressman Phil Crane

    Nov 13, 2014-- I would like to take this opportunity to offer praise of and appreciation for my friend and former colleague Congressman Phil Crane. I had the honor of serving alongside Phil on the Ways and Means Committee for many years, allowing me to witness first hand just what an exceptional leader he was. Phil was a true conservative that strived for real solutions that worked for all Americans near and fa... more

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