Press Releases

Brady Applauds Significant Victory for the United States in Longstanding Tuna/Dolphin WTO Dispute with Mexico

October 26, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. — House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement regarding today’s finding by a World Trade Organization (WTO) panel that the United States has taken all steps necessary to comply with its international obligations in the longstanding Tuna/Dolphin dispute with Mexico involving U.S. “dolphin-safe” labeling ...

Bipartisan Framework Reached to Repeal Medicare Therapy Caps

October 26, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Bipartisan leaders of the Ways and Means Committee and the Energy and Commerce Committee today announced they have come to a policy agreement on a permanent repeal of the annual limit on per-patient therapy expenditures in Medicare, commonly known as “therapy caps.” The policy will repeal the therapy caps, continue to require an appropriate modifier is ...

Brady Lays Out Path Forward on Historic Pro-Growth Tax Reform

October 26, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Ways and Means House Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after the House gave final approval to the FY 2018 Budget Resolution – which paves the way for historic pro-growth tax reform: “By passing this budget today, House Republicans just provided the legislative runway for pro-growth tax ...

Healthcare Leaders Propose Bicameral Agreement to Provide Certainty and Relief from Failures of Obamacare

October 24, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-Texas) and Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) announced a bicameral agreement to pair concrete, structural Obamacare reforms with a temporary two-year funding extension for the health law’s cost-sharing reduction (CSR) program. This would provide Americans with more ...

Brady Statement on September 2017 Jobs Report

October 06, 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 September 2017 jobs report: “It’s clear from this jobs report that Hurricanes Harvey and Irma not only ...