Sam Johnson Celebrates 88th Birthday

October 11, 2018 — Blog

88 years ago, the price of a loaf of bread was 9 cents, two brothers created the first car radio that they called a “motorized Victrola” (later shortened to Motorola), and the Hollywood classic, All Quiet on the Western Front, was released. Most importantly, however, distinguished Ways and Means Social Security Subcommittee Chairman and American war hero, Rep. Sam Johnson (R-TX), ...

Closing the “Jobs Gap” in America

October 10, 2018 — Blog

It’s a great time to find a job in America.  With the help of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, our economy is finally firing on all cylinders. Since Republicans overhauled our broken tax code last December, 1.8 million jobs have been created.

Brady Statement on September 2018 Jobs Report

October 05, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement in response to the Labor Department’s September 2018 jobs report: “With over 1.8 million jobs created since President Trump signed our new tax code into law, more and more of our families truly are #BetterOffNow. House ...

ICYMI: Subcommittee Examines Social Security’s IT

October 02, 2018 — Blog

Last week, the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Social Security, chaired by Rep. Sam Johnson (R-TX), held a hearing entitled “The State of Social Security’s Information Technology.” This hearing was a chance for the Subcommittee to examine the information technology (IT) ...

Brady Statement on New US-Mexico-Canada Agreement

October 01, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. -- House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after the United States, Mexico, and Canada announced that an agreement has been reached on the new U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement: “This important and welcome announcement that the United States, Mexico, and Canada have reached a trilateral agreement to ...