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Brady, Roskam Release Medicare Red Tape Relief Report

August 15, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL), released a report discussing how lawmakers and the Administration can cut excessive red tape and regulatory burdens in the ...

Brady, Roskam Statements on CMS IPPS/LTCH Rule

August 08, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) finalized a number of policies that will break down burdensome regulatory barriers in the Medicare program that get in the way of care for patients: “I applaud the ...

Brady Statement on Medicare Advantage and Part B Drug Pricing Proposal

August 08, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement regarding the announcement by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to provide Medicare Advantage plans additional tools to negotiate lower Medicare Part B drug costs:   “This announcement from CMS reinforces our ...

Brady Statement on Treasury Regulation Regarding Pass-Through Businesses

August 08, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after the U.S. Department of Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service issued proposed regulations regarding the new 20 percent pass-through business deduction made law as part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: “I applaud ...

Brady Statement on STLD Health Plans Rule

August 07, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement regarding a final rule issued by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. This move reverses an Obama Administration regulation and will now allow people to enroll in short-term, limited-duration (STLD) health plans for almost a full year and permits the renewal or ...

Brady Statement on GAO Withholding Report

August 03, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement regarding the recent report from the Government Accountability Office (GAO) finding the majority of taxpayers will receive a tax refund when filing their taxes next year: “The stories purporting to cite the GAO report and claiming that people ...

Brady Statement on July 2018 Jobs Report

August 03, 2018 — 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 July 2018 jobs report: “Today’s report marks over 1.5 million jobs that have been created following Republican tax reform. This great news rounds out a week when we learned workers’ ...