Press Releases

Camp and Brady Welcome U.S. Participation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks

November 13, 2009 — Press Releases

Today, Ways and Means Ranking Member Dave Camp (R-MI) and Trade Subcommittee Ranking Member Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement in response to the President’s announcement that the United States will participate in the Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations:Camp:  “I am pleased that the United States will finally begin participation in the ...

CAMP: Speaker Chose Not to Listen to American People

November 07, 2009 — Press Releases

Washington, DC –  Ways and Means Ranking Member Dave Camp (R-MI) today voted against Speaker Pelosi’s one-trillion dollar government takeover of health care.  After the House vote, Camp issued the following statement:“Speaker Pelosi chose not to listen to the American people and instead forced through a bill that will cause millions of Americans to lose ...

PELOSI: Buy a $15,000 Policy or Go to Jail

November 06, 2009 — Press Releases

Today, Ranking Member of the House Ways and Means Committee Dave Camp (R-MI) released a letter from the non-partisan Joint Committee on Taxation (JCT) confirming that the failure to comply with the individual mandate to buy health insurance contained in the Pelosi health care bill (H.R. 3962, as amended) could land people in jail.  The 

CBO Clarifies and Confirms $1.055 Trillion Price Tag of House Democrats’ Health Care Bill

October 30, 2009 — Press Releases

Washington, DC – Today, just one day after releasing their analysis of the House Democrats’ health care bill, the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office issued a 9-page letter to “clarify the measures being used by the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) in its analysis of such proposals—in particular, the effects of proposals on federal budget deficits and on the magnitude of ...

House Democrats Reveal Health Care Bill: Second Verse, Same as the First

October 29, 2009 — Press Releases

CAMP: “Americans' health care is too important and too complex to risk on one gigantic bill that has been written behind closed doors.”  Washington, DC – Ways and Means Committee Ranking Member Dave Camp (R-MI) today released the following quote in reaction to the Democrats finally revealing details of their health care bill, after nearly three ...