Hearings & Events

Chairman Reichert Announces Hearing on Repatriation of Foreign Earnings as a Source of Funding for the Highway Trust Fund

June 24, 2015 — Hearing

Congressman David Reichert (R-WA), Chairman of the Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures, today announced that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing on the taxation of the repatriation of foreign earnings as a funding mechanism for a multi-year highway bill.  The hearing will take place on Wednesday, June 24, 2015, in Room 1100 of the Longworth House Office Building, beginning at 2:00 P.M.

HEARING: Chairman Roskam Announces Hearing on Rising Health Insurance Premiums Under Obamacare

June 24, 2015 — Hearing

House Committee on Ways and Means Subcommittee on Oversight Chairman Peter J. Roskam (R-IL) today announced that the Committee on Ways and Means Subcommittee on Oversight will hold a hearing on the effects of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) on health insurance premiums. The hearing will take place on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at 10:00 AM in Room 1100 of the Longworth House Office ...

HEARING: Chairman Ryan Announces Hearing on Long-Term Financing of the Highway Trust Fund

June 17, 2015 — Hearing

House Committee on Ways and Means Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) today announced that the Committee will hold a hearing on Long-Term Financing of the Highway Trust Fund. The hearing will take place Wednesday, June 17, 2015, at 10:00 AM in Room 1100 of the Longworth House Office Building. It will explore the feasibility of various ideas to provide a sustainable long-term solution to the highway trust ...

HEARING ADVISORY: Chairman Johnson Announces Hearing on the Financial Risk of Returning to Work

June 16, 2015 — Hearing

U.S. Congressman Sam Johnson (R-TX), Chairman of the House Committee on Ways and Means Social Security Subcommittee announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing on the Social Security Administration’s (SSA) management of earnings reports from disability beneficiaries trying to go back to work. The SSA faces difficulties processing earnings reports and adjusting benefits in a timely ...

HEARING ADVISORY: Chairman Ryan Announces Hearing on Long-Term Financing of the Highway Trust Fund

June 10, 2015 — Hearing Advisory

Today, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) announced that the committee will hold a hearing on long-term financing of the Highway Trust Fund. The committee will explore the feasibility of various ideas to provide a sustainable long-term solution to the Highway Trust Fund shortfall. The hearing will take place Wednesday, June 17, at 10:00 ...

HEARING: Chairman Ryan Announces Hearing on Obamacare Implementation and the Department of Health and Human Services FY16 Budget Request

June 10, 2015 — Hearing

Chairman of the House Committee on Ways and Means Paul Ryan (R-WI) today announced that the Committee will hold a hearing on Obamacare implementation and the Department of Health and Human Services FY16 Budget request. The hearing will take place Wednesday, June 10, 2015, in Room 1100 of the Longworth House Office Building, beginning at 10:00 A.M.

MARKUP: Ways and Means to Mark Up Important Health Care Legislation

June 02, 2015 — Markup

House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) announced that the committee will mark up a series of important health care bills, including the "Protect Medical Innovation Act of 2015." The markup will be held on Tuesday, June 2, at 10:15 a.m. in room 1100 of the Longworth House Office Building. The committee will mark up: H.R. 160, “Protect Medical ...

Ryan Opening Statement: Markup of Important Health Care Legislation

June 02, 2015 — Opening Statements

Remarks as Prepared for Delivery WASHINGTON — Today, House Ways and Means Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI) delivered the following opening statement during a markup of ten important health care bills designed to strengthen and improve Medicare. "So, we’re marking up ten bills today. I’ll have more to say on two of these bills later. But right ...