UPDATES

Conservative Groups Write in Support of HSA Legislation

July 12, 2018 — Blog

This week, the House Ways and Means Committee, chaired by Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX), is voting on a series of bills aimed at expanding consumer-directed health care and lowering premiums. The legislation being voted on by the Committee does so by focusing on Health Savings Accounts (HSAs). By modernizing and expanding access to HSAs, families will be better able to plan and save for their health ...

Chairman Reichert Announces Hearing on the Effects of Tariffs on U.S. Agriculture and Rural Communities

July 11, 2018 — Hearing Advisory

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Trade Subcommittee Chairman Dave Reichert (R-WA) announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing entitled “The Effects of Tariffs on U.S. Agriculture and Rural Communities.” The hearing will address the effects on American agriculture and rural communities of both U.S. tariffs imposed under Sections 232 and 301 as well as ...

Chairman Brady Opening Statement at Markup of Health Bills

July 11, 2018 — In Case You Missed It...

WASHINGTON, D.C. –  House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) delivered the following opening statement at a Full Committee markup of bills from the Subcommittee on Health aimed at expanding consumer-directed health care and lowering premiums. CLICK HERE to watch ...

Chairman Brady Calls for Trump-Xi Face to Face Meeting to Craft Fair Trade Deal with China

July 10, 2018 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. — House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Trade Subcommittee Chairman Dave Reichert (R-WA) issued statements regarding today’s announcement of Section 301 action by the Trump Administration toward China. Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) said: “With this announcement, it’s clear the escalating ...

Chairman Roskam Announces Hearing on Modernizing Stark Law

July 10, 2018 — Hearing Advisory

*NEW TIME* All other details remain unchanged. WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Health Subcommittee Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL) announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing on “Modernizing Stark Law to Ensure the Successful Transition from Volume to Value in the Medicare ...

Chairman Jenkins Announces Oversight Subcommittee Hearing on Combating Fraud in Medicare

July 10, 2018 — Hearing Advisory

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Lynn Jenkins (R-KS) announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing, entitled “Combating Fraud in Medicare: A Strategy for Success,” on Tuesday, July 17, at 10:00 AM in room 1100 of the Longworth House Office Building. The hearing will focus on how the Centers for Medicare ...

Brady Announces Full Committee Markup

July 09, 2018 — Markup

What: Full Committee on Ways and Means Markup Where: 1100 Longworth House Office Building When: Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at 2:00 PM   The Committee will consider the following:   To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to include certain over-the-counter medical products as qualified medical ...

Brady Joins WSJ’s Paul Gigot on FOX News

July 09, 2018 — In Case You Missed It...

On Saturday, House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) joined FOX News’ “The Journal Editorial Report” with Paul Gigot to discuss the benefits of tax reform after and what is yet to come.