Press Releases

Buchanan Announces Hearing on Reforming How the IRS Resolves Taxpayer Disputes

September 06, 2017 — Hearing

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Vern Buchanan (R-FL) announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing on reforms to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The hearing, titled “IRS Reform: Resolving Taxpayer Disputes,” will take place on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 2:00 PM in room 1100 of the Longworth House ...

Brady Statement on the Retirement of Rep. Dave Reichert

September 06, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement regarding Rep. Dave Reichert’s (R-WA) announcement that he will retire from Congress at the conclusion of the 115th Congress: “Throughout his nearly 50 years of public service – in the U.S. Air Force, in law enforcement, and in ...

Ways and Means Announces Markup

September 05, 2017 — Markup

WHAT: Full Committee on Ways and Means Markup WHERE: 1100 Longworth House Office Building WHEN: Thursday, September 7, at 2:00 PM ET Live stream available at waysandmeans.house.gov/live. The Committee will consider the following:

Bipartisan House and Senate Trade Leaders Release Statement Regarding the U.S.-Korea Trade Agreement

September 05, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Ranking Member Richard Neal (D-MA) and Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Ranking Member Ron Wyden (D-OR) today released the following statement about the U.S.-Korea trade agreement: “North Korea's latest nuclear test underscores yet again ...

Brady Statement on August 2017 Jobs Report

September 01, 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 August 2017 jobs report: “While today’s jobs report shows we have much more work to do to get wages growing, I welcome the continued job creation. Additionally, this week’s news ...

Johnson Announces Hearing on Determining Eligibility for Disability Benefits: Challenges Facing the Social Security Administration

August 30, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Social Security Subcommittee Chairman Sam Johnson (R-TX) announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing titled “Determining Eligibility for Disability Benefits: Challenges Facing the Social Security Administration,” on Wednesday, September 6 at 10:00 AM in room 2020 of the Rayburn House Office ...