UPDATES

Brady, Reichert Statements on Trade Notification Letter

August 31, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. — Today, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after President Donald Trump notified Congress of his intention to enter into a modernized trade agreement. “While NAFTA has been largely successful for our workers and companies, the President is ...

Brady Statement on Retirement Security Executive Order

August 31, 2018 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after President Donald Trump signed an Executive Order to help Americans to increase their retirement savings:  “Today’s action by President Trump highlights the need for reforms that enhance the retirement security of families and ...

Brady Announces Full Committee Markup

August 31, 2018 — Markup

What: Full Committee on Ways and Means Markup Where: 1100 Longworth House Office Building When: Wednesday, September 5, 2018, at 2:00 PM   The Committee will consider the following: Empowering Seniors’ Enrollment Decision Act of 2018 (

Brady, Reichert Statements on Commerce Announcement Regarding Section 232 Product Exclusion Process

August 30, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after the U.S. Department of Commerce announced improvements to the section 232 steel and aluminum tariffs product exclusion process: “I welcome President Trump and Secretary Ross’s announcement of several important improvements to the Commerce ...

Brady Statement on U.S.-Mexico Progress on Trade

August 27, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. -- Today, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after President Donald Trump and United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer announced that the United States and Mexico have resolved bilateral issues with respect to their trade negotiations: “A modernized and ...

Brady Statement on State Schemes to Circumvent Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

August 23, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. -- Today, House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after the U.S. Department of Treasury issued proposed rules preventing states' efforts to use charitable contributions as an end-run around the cap the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act placed on the state and local tax (SALT) deduction:

ICYMI: Trump’s work requirements have been tested before. They succeeded.

August 22, 2018 — In Case You Missed It...

Today is the 22nd anniversary of President Clinton’s signing of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act, more commonly known as the 1996 welfare reform law. This law, crafted by the first Republican-controlled Congress in 40 years, created the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) ...

Brady, Roskam Release Medicare Red Tape Relief Report

August 15, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL), released a report discussing how lawmakers and the Administration can cut excessive red tape and regulatory burdens in the ...