Moving America Forward: With a Focus on Economic Growth, Ryan Announces First Committee Hearing of the 114th Congress

January 6, 2015

New Chairman of the House Committee on Ways and Means Paul Ryan (R-WI) today announced that the first hearing of the 114th Congress will be focused on the state of the U.S. economy and policies that can promote job creation and economic growth. The hearing will take place Tuesday, January 13, 2015, at 10:00 AM in HVC 210. Upon the announcement, Chairman Ryan made the ...

Chairman Nunes Announces Hearing on U.S.-India Trade Relations: Opportunities and Challenges

March 6, 2013

House Ways and Means Trade Subcommittee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-CA) today announced that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing on U.S.-India trade relations.  The hearing will focus on the growing trade and investment relationship between the two countries as well as the significant challenges facing U.S. job creators in this vibrant and dynamic market.  The hearing will take place ...

Chairman Herger Announces Hearing on the Independent Payment Advisory Board

March 6, 2012

House Ways and Means Health Subcommittee Chairman Wally Herger (R-CA) today announced that the Subcommittee on Health will hold a hearing to examine how the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB) will impact the Medicare program, its beneficiaries, and health care providers.  The hearing will take place on Tuesday, March 6, 2012, in 1100 Longworth House Office Building, beginning at ...

Baucus, Camp to Convene Joint Hearing on Tax Treatment of Financial Products

December 6, 2011

Focus of the Hearing:The hearing, which continues both committees’ work on tax reform, will examine the complex relationship between the tax code and financial products.  The committees will consider how Congress should respond to the potentially inconsistent tax treatment of economically similar financial products, so that such products are structured to meet economic and ...

Davis Announces Hearing on Moving from Unemployment Checks to Paychecks: Assessing the President’s Proposals to Help the Long-Term Unemployed

October 6, 2011

Congressman Geoff Davis (R-KY), Chairman of the Subcommittee on Human Resources of the Committee on Ways and Means, today announced that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing reviewing unemployment benefit proposals in the President’s latest jobs plan and assessing whether they will help the long-term unemployed return to work. The hearing will take place on Thursday, October 6, ...

Camp Announces Hearing on How the Tax Code’s Burdens on Individuals and Families Demonstrate the Need for Comprehensive Tax Reform

April 6, 2011

Congressman Dave Camp (R-MI), Chairman of the Committee on Ways and Means, today announced that the Committee will hold a hearing on the special burdens that the tax code imposes on individual taxpayers and families and on the need for comprehensive tax reform to address these problems.  The hearing will take place on Wednesday, April 13, 2011, in Room 1100 of the Longworth ...

Chairman Johnson Announces Hearing on the Role of Social Security Numbers in Identity Theft and Options to Guard Their Privacy

April 6, 2011

Congressman Sam Johnson (R-TX), Chairman, Subcommittee on Social Security of the Committee on Ways and Means, today announced that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing to examine the role of Social Security numbers in identity theft and options to guard their privacy.  The hearing will take place on Wednesday, April 13, 2011, in room B-318 Rayburn House Office Building, beginning at 2:00 ...