Press Releases

Ways & Means Committee Leaders Announce Bipartisan Medicare Extenders Package

November 15, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Ranking Member Richard Neal (D-MA) today announced a bipartisan agreement relating to Medicare “extenders,” policies that expire unless Congress acts. Congress last extended these policies in the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) in 2015.

Brady Statement on Announcement of President’s Intent to Nominate Alex Azar to be Health and Human Services Secretary

November 13, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) today released the following statement after President Donald Trump announced his intent to nominate Alex Azar to be the next Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). “I look forward to working with Alex Azar as the next Health and Human Services ...

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 ...