Press Releases

Brady Congratulates New Ranking Member Neal

December 02, 2016 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after Rep. Richard Neal (D-MA) was named Ranking Member of the House Ways and Means Committee. “Richie Neal and I have worked together for years on issues that will improve the lives of all Americans. He has an impressive understanding ...

Brady Statement on November Jobs Report

December 02, 2016 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement in response to the Department of Labor’s November 2016 jobs report: “While I’m glad to see more gains in employment, it looks like the unemployment rate fell in part because many people gave up looking for work. We need to ...

Passed in the House: Historic Legislation to Improve Access to Health Care

November 30, 2016 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) today released the following statement after the House voted 392 to 26 to pass the 21st Century Cures Act. Sponsored by Energy and Commerce Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI), the legislation unleashes medical innovation and the ...

Brady Statement on Ranking Member Levin

November 29, 2016 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement regarding Rep. Sander Levin's (D-MI) decision not to seek re-election as Ranking Member of the Ways and Means Committee in the 115th Congress. “Ranking Member Levin is a friend and a dedicated public servant who has spent ...

Brady Statement on Announcement of Intent to Nominate Rep. Tom Price to Be HHS Secretary

November 29, 2016 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) today released the following statement after President-elect Donald Trump announced his intent to nominate Rep. Tom Price, M.D. (R-GA) to be the next Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS). Dr. Price currently serves on the Ways and Means Committee and is Chairman of the House Budget Committee.

Brady, Buchanan Praise House Action on Bills to Help Lift Americans Out of Poverty

November 28, 2016 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Human Resources Subcommittee Chairman Vern Buchanan (R-FL) today praised the final legislation of the 21st Century Cures Act, commonly known as the “Cures Act,” for including provisions from the Ways and Means Committee that will improve the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) ...

Brady Statement on October Jobs Report

November 04, 2016 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement in response to the Department of Labor’s October 2016 jobs report: “The October jobs report continues the slow-growth trend we’ve come to expect from the Obama Administration. Our economy is still not growing quickly enough ...

Brady, Nunes Applaud New Treasury Tribal Advisory Committee Appointment

November 02, 2016 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) today released the following statements regarding the Chairman's appointment of Patricia King to the Treasury Tribal Advisory Committee (TTAC). Chairman Brady appointed Ms. King to serve on the TTAC at the recommendation of Rep. Nunes, who sponsored the ...