Press Releases

Brady Congratulates Dr. Tom Price on Senate Confirmation to Lead the Department of Health and Human Services

February 10, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) today released the following statement after the Senate voted to confirm Dr. Tom Price as Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services: “I applaud the Senate for voting to confirm my friend and colleague, Tom Price, as Secretary of Health and Human ...

Smith Announces Human Resources Subcommittee Hearing on the Geography of Poverty

February 08, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Human Resources Subcommittee Chairman Adrian Smith (R-NE) announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing entitled “The Geography of Poverty” on Wednesday, February 15, at 10:00 AM in room 1100 of the Longworth House Office Building. This hearing will examine how the geography of poverty has changed over time; the ...

Brady Statement on January Jobs Report

February 03, 2017 — Press Releases

Today, Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement in response to the Department of Labor’s January 2017 jobs report: “Today's jobs report is good news. Our economy is gaining some ground—but we have a lot of work ahead of us to get our economy running at full speed. House Republicans have proposed bold solutions to ...

Passed in the House: Johnson Resolution Protecting 2nd Amendment Rights

February 02, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Social Security Subcommittee Chairman Sam Johnson (R-TX) today released the following statements after the House voted to pass a resolution undoing an Obama Administration regulation that prohibits certain Americans who receive Social Security disability benefits from exercising their 2nd ...

Brady Statement on White House Trade Meeting

February 02, 2017 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) today released the following statement after a meeting at the White House with President Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, and the leaders of the House Ways and Means and Senate Finance Committees: “I enjoyed meeting with President Trump and Vice President Pence ...