Press Releases

Brady Statement on President Trump’s Plan on Drug Pricing

May 11, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement regarding President Donald Trump’s plan to reduce the price of prescription drugs: “I am encouraged to see President Trump leading the charge to enact policies that help lower drug prices. I look forward to reviewing these proposals and working ...

Chairman Johnson Announces Hearing on Securing Americans’ Identities: The Future of the Social Security Number

May 10, 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 “Securing Americans’ Identities: The Future of the Social Security Number.” The hearing will focus on the dangers of the use of the Social Security number (SSN) as both an identifier and authenticator and ...

Chairman Brady and Subcommittee Chairman Buchanan Announce Hearing Series on Tax Reform

May 09, 2018 — Hearing Advisory

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Tax Policy Subcommittee Chairman Vern Buchanan (R-FL) announced today the start of a series of Full Committee and Tax Policy Subcommittee hearings on how tax reform is growing the U.S. economy, creating jobs here at home, and increasing paychecks for hard-working Americans. ...

Brady: The best is yet to come.

May 08, 2018 — In Case You Missed It...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – This afternoon, House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) joined Neil Cavuto on FOX Business’ Cavuto: Coast-to-Coast to discuss tax ...

Brady, Smith Release Legislation to Reauthorize TANF, Close Jobs Gap

May 08, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Human Resources Subcommittee Chairman Adrian Smith (R-NE) released a discussion draft to reauthorize the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program, the nation’s cash welfare and services program for low-income families that requires Congressional action by September of this ...

Brady Statement on April 2018 Jobs Report

May 04, 2018 — 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 April 2018 jobs report: “With the lowest unemployment rate since 2000, this report shows an expanding economy – which was our goal when Republicans passed pro-growth tax reform. ...

Chairman Smith Announces Hearing on “Jobs and Opportunity: Legislative Options to Address the Jobs Gap”

May 02, 2018 — Hearing Advisory

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Human Resources Subcommittee Chairman Adrian Smith (R-NE) announced today a hearing on “Jobs and Opportunity: Legislative Options to Address the Jobs Gap.” The hearing will take place on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 in 1100 Longworth House Office Building at 10:00 AM. The Committee has jurisdiction over the ...