Op-eds and Speeches

ICYMI – Chairman Brady Op-ed in WSJ: “The GOP Plan for Tax Sanity”

June 24, 2016 — In Case You Missed It...

The GOP Plan for Tax Sanity By Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) Wall Street Journal June 24, 2016 America’s tax code is beyond repair. Tinkering with it won’t work. The only hope is a bold tax-reform plan that will liberate our nation from the slow-growth status quo and jump-start a ...

Johnson Op-Ed: Let’s Protect Social Security for Future Generations

August 14, 2015 — Op-eds and Speeches

For 80 years, Social Security has been a promise hardworking, taxpaying Americans can trust — a promise that should they retire, become disabled, or die, a safety net would be there for them and their families. It's an important program on which many Americans rely after a lifetime of hard work. And yet as Social Security turns 80, that promise is in serious ...

USA TODAY: Repeal is first, not last, step

March 31, 2015 — Op-eds and Speeches

Wednesday's vote to repeal the unpopular health care law was, to paraphrase Winston Churchill, the end of the beginning of our push to make quality health care more affordable and accessible for all Americans. Full repeal of the Democrats' partisan health care law is critical to advancing fiscally responsible, patient-centered reforms that actually lower health care costs.