Press Releases

Passed in the House: Brady Bill Blocks Obama-era Regulation

February 15, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) today released the following statement after the House voted to pass his legislation that stops an Obama-era Labor Department regulation on unemployment insurance benefits: “The American people are sick and tired of unaccountable federal bureaucrats abusing their authority to ...

Brady Welcomes Newest Republican Member of the Ways and Means Committee

February 14, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. - House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) today released the following statement after the House Steering Committee recommended Rep. Mike Bishop (R-MI) to serve on the Ways and Means Committee: “I’m thrilled to welcome Mike as the newest Republican Member ...

Brady Congratulates Newly Confirmed Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin

February 13, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) today released the following statement after the Senate voted to confirm Steven Mnuchin as Secretary of the Treasury: “I’m pleased the Senate voted to confirm Steven Mnuchin as Treasury Secretary. With ...

Brady Congratulates Dr. Tom Price on Senate Confirmation to Lead the Department of Health and Human Services

February 10, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) today released the following statement after the Senate voted to confirm Dr. Tom Price as Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services: “I applaud the Senate for voting to confirm my friend and colleague, Tom Price, as Secretary of Health and Human ...

Smith Announces Human Resources Subcommittee Hearing on the Geography of Poverty

February 08, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Human Resources Subcommittee Chairman Adrian Smith (R-NE) announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing entitled “The Geography of Poverty” on Wednesday, February 15, at 10:00 AM in room 1100 of the Longworth House Office Building. This hearing will examine how the geography of poverty has changed over time; the ...