Press Releases

Chairman Johnson Announces Hearing on Examining Social Security’s Solvency Challenge: The Status of Social Security’s Trust Funds

May 31, 2018 — Hearing Advisory

WASHINGTON, D. C. – House Ways and Means Social Security Subcommittee Chairman Sam Johnson (R-TX) announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing entitled “Examining Social Security’s Solvency Challenge: The Status of Social Security’s Trust Funds.” The hearing will focus on the findings of the 2018 Annual Report of the Board of Trustees of the Federal ...

Brady Statement on Administration’s Action on Steel and Aluminum Tariffs

May 31, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement regarding the Administration’s announcement imposing tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum on Canada, Mexico, and the European Union: “These tariffs are hitting the wrong target. When it comes to unfairly traded steel and ...

Chairman Roskam Announces Hearing on Lowering Costs and Expanding Access to Health Care through Consumer-Directed Health Plans

May 30, 2018 — Hearing Advisory

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Health Subcommittee Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL) announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing on “Lowering Costs and Expanding Access to Health Care through Consumer-Directed Health Plans.” The hearing will examine trends in enrollment and demographics for health spending account holders and the ...

Brady Statement on Treasury, IRS Notice Regarding SALT Deduction

May 23, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released a notice aimed at states that are trying to circumvent the modifications made to the state and local tax (SALT) deduction as a result of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act:

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 (