Press Releases

COMMITTEE APPROVED: Ways and Means Passes Historic Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

November 09, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The House Ways and Means Committee today passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1) – bold legislation to overhaul America’s tax code for the first time in 31 years. With this bill, a typical middle-income family of four earning $59,000 (the median household income) will receive a $1,182 tax ...

Brady, Neal, Hatch, Wyden Introduce Bipartisan, Bicameral Miscellaneous Tariff Bill

November 09, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX), Ranking Member Richard Neal (D-MA), Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT), and Ranking Member Ron Wyden (D-OR) today introduced the bipartisan, bicameral Miscellaneous Tariff Bill Act of 2017 (MTB)  (H.R. 4318). After reviewing the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC)’s final ...

Chairman Brady Introduces Amendment to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

November 06, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) delivered the following remarks upon introducing his amendment to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Chairman Brady’s remarks as delivered: "I am pleased to offer this amendment to the Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute. The amendment makes modest ...

Brady Statement on October 2017 Jobs Report

November 03, 2017 — 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 October 2017 jobs report:  “I’m pleased to see more jobs added to the economy this month – a clear sign communities in Texas and Florida are recovering after the ...

Chairman Brady Introduces the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

November 02, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Ways and Means Committee  Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) introduced the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act – bold legislation to overhaul America’s tax code for the first time in 31 years. With this bill, a typical middle-income family of four, earning $59,000 (the median household income), will receive a ...

Brady Statement on Pro-Growth Tax Reform Legislation

October 31, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement regarding the introduction of pro-growth tax reform bill text:  "Ways and Means Committee Members met tonight to discuss the work we are doing on pro-growth tax reform. In ...

Brady Statement on GDP Report for 3rd Quarter of 2017

October 27, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement after the Bureau of Economic Analysis released its report on Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the third quarter of 2017. “This report reinforces the resilience of the American people. Despite Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, which ...