Press Releases

Ways and Means Republicans Take Action to Deliver Relief from Obamacare Taxes

December 12, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Members of the Ways and Means Committee today introduced several bills to deliver immediate, targeted relief from Obamacare taxes that will be in effect in 2018. Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement after the Members introduced their legislation: “Obamacare’s failures are ...

Brady Announces Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Conference Meeting

December 08, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) announced that the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1) House-Senate Conference will hold an open meeting on Wednesday, December 13th. “The House and the Senate are working together now on a ...

Brady Statement on November 2017 Jobs Report

December 08, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement in response to the Labor Department’s November 2017 jobs report:  “This report shows another month of steady, positive job creation. Businesses are growing, more Americans are finding jobs, and our economy is ...

Johnson and Larson Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Strengthen Social Security’s Representative Payee Program

December 05, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Ways and Means Social Security Subcommittee Chairman Sam Johnson (R-TX) and Ranking Member John Larson (D-CT) introduced the Strengthening Protections for Social Security Beneficiaries Act of 2017 (H.R. 4547), bipartisan legislation to improve and strengthen the Social Security Administration’s (SSA) representative payee program. The ...

Brady Appointed to Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Conference Committee

December 04, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement after House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) appointed Chairman Brady and other Republican members of the House to serve on the conference committee to finalize the details of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: “Republicans in the House ...

Brady Remarks in Support of Vote to Go to Conference on Tax Reform

December 04, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) today delivered the following remarks on the House Floor in support of moving the House and Senate’s tax reform legislation to a conference committee. Remarks as prepared for delivery: “Today, we are moving to the crucial final stage in delivering ...

Brady Congratulates Senate on Passing Tax Reform Legislation

December 02, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement after the Senate voted to pass its version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: “Today’s vote is a major step forward for tax reform and the American people. For the first time in 31 years, the House and the Senate have each ...

Chairman Brady and Senator Cornyn Introduce the COURTS Act

November 30, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-Texas) and Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn (R-Texas) introduced the Continuation of Useful Resources To States Act (H.R. 4461/ S.2173).  The COURTS Act will extend and permanently fund the Court Improvement Program and provide much-needed certainty to courts ...