W&M Digs Deeper Into Medicare Fraud

September 28, 2016

Today the Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee, chaired by Rep. Peter Roskam (R-IL), held a hearing focusing on the rampant fraud in the Medicare program and how the federal government identifies, investigates, and prosecutes fraud within the health care system more broadly. Because Medicare is large and ...

Brady & Reichert Statements After Meeting with USTR Froman

September 27, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Trade Subcommittee Chairman Dave Reichert (R-WA) released the following statements after Ways and Means Committee Members met with United States Trade Representative (USTR) Michael Froman regarding the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement. “Members of our Committee understand that our ...

W&M Holds Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Accountable for Enforcing Trade Laws, Facilitating Legitimate Trade

September 27, 2016

Today, the Ways and Means Trade Subcommittee, chaired by Rep. Dave Reichert (R-WA), held a hearing on U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) enforcement of U.S. trade laws and trade agreements. Members specifically focused on the agency’s implementation of the Trade Enforcement and Trade Facilitation Act—or “the Customs bill”—which was signed into law earlier this ...

Brady Praises House Passage of Eight Ways & Means Committee Bills

September 22, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. - This week, the House of Representatives passed eight pieces of Ways and Means Committee legislation to solve a range of challenges facing the American people. These bills will improve the lives of workers and job creators, support our Olympians and Paralympians, expand access to quality health care, and strengthen trade rules ...

Passed in the House: Paulsen Bill Supporting American Startup Companies

September 22, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, the House voted 287 to 124 to pass the Empowering Employees through Stock Ownership Act (H.R. 5719). This bipartisan, bicameral legislation will promote innovation and entrepreneurship and support America’s small startup businesses. Sponsored by Ways and Means Member Rep. Erik Paulsen (R-MN), the legislation encourages employee ownership ...

Brady Praises WTO Ruling in Favor of American Aerospace Industry

September 22, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. — House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement regarding today’s findings by a World Trade Organization (WTO) compliance panel that the European Union and four of its member States continue to provide illegal subsidies to Airbus. “Today’s report is a huge victory for the American aerospace industry and ...

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Passed the House: Legislation to Help Americans Harmed by Obamacare’s Failed CO-OPs

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, the House voted 258 to 165 to pass the 

September 27, 2016
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Chairman Brady Discusses Need for Free and Fair Trade at the Peterson Institute for International Economics

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) spoke at a Peterson Institute for International Economics event on “Rethinking Trade and Reframing the ...

September 27, 2016
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Brady & Reichert Statements After Meeting with USTR Froman

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Trade Subcommittee Chairman Dave Reichert (R-WA) released the following statements after Ways and ...

September 27, 2016
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Brady Praises House Passage of Eight Ways & Means Committee Bills

WASHINGTON, D.C. - This week, the House of Representatives passed eight pieces of Ways and Means Committee legislation to solve a range of ...

September 22, 2016
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Passed in the House: Paulsen Bill Supporting American Startup Companies

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, the House voted 287 to 124 to pass the Empowering Employees through Stock Ownership Act (H.R. 5719). This bipartisan, bicameral legislation ...

September 22, 2016
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Brady Praises WTO Ruling in Favor of American Aerospace Industry

WASHINGTON, D.C. — House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement regarding today’s findings by a World Trade Organization (WTO) ...

September 22, 2016
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Brady, McCarthy, and Scalise Object to IRS Misuse of Taxpayer Information

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX), House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), and House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) today sent ...

September 21, 2016
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Roskam Announces Oversight Subcommittee Hearing on “Health Care Fraud Investigations”

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL) today announced that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing entitled “Health Care Fraud ...

September 21, 2016