Press Releases

Markup of the JOBS for Success Act

May 21, 2018 — Markup

What: Full Committee on Ways and Means Markup Where: 1100 Longworth House Office Building When: Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 2:00 PM   The Committee will consider the following: Jobs and Opportunity with Benefits and Services (JOBS) for Success Act (

Johnson, Larson Applaud Relief from Court Requirements

May 18, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, the United States District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma announced its decision to grant the Social Security Administration (SSA) partial relief from the 1984 Jordan v. Schweiker decision requiring all representative payees to submit an annual accounting form. This decision allows the SSA to move forward implementing a key ...

Brady Statement on Continued NAFTA Negotiations

May 18, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement on continued NAFTA negotiations: "It's important that the United States, Canada, and Mexico stay at the table to negotiate a new and modernized NAFTA that grows U.S. jobs and helps us sell more 'Made in America' ...

W&M Introduces Welfare Reform Legislation: JOBS for Success Act

May 17, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Human Resources Subcommittee Chairman Adrian Smith (R-NE) released the “Jobs and Opportunity with Benefits and Services (JOBS) for Success Act” (H.R. 5861).   Upon release of the JOBS for Success Act, Chairman Brady said: “Thanks ...

Brady Applauds Conclusion of Litigation to Protect House Spending Power

May 16, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement regarding conclusion of the case of United States House of Representatives v. Alex M. Azar II (originally known as House v. Burwell). It preserves a lower court ruling that found the Obama administration did not have the authority to make ...

Rep. Brad Wenstrup Recommended to Serve on the Ways and Means Committee

May 16, 2018 — 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. Brad Wenstrup (R-OH) to serve on the Ways and Means Committee: “Dr. Wenstrup is an excellent choice to join our Committee. A decorated war veteran, small business owner, and ...