WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after Rep. Richard Neal (D-MA) was named Ranking Member of the House Ways and Means Committee.
“Richie Neal and I have worked together for years on issues that will improve the lives of all Americans. He has an impressive understanding of the complex legislation considered by our committee and a sincere commitment to solving problems. Whether it’s improving our broken tax code or ensuring equal treatment by Social Security for all workers, he’s always been willing to lead on a range of consequential policy issues. I’m pleased to congratulate him on his new position as Ranking Member. We’ve got a busy year ahead of us and I look forward to working with him.”