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The Need for IRS Reform: Taxpayers Deserve Quality Customer Service

March 12, 2018 — Blog

Now that we have a new tax code that puts taxpayers and local job creators first, we need a tax administrator that does the same. For the average American business, customer service is something that is not only expected, but required to be successful. Customers expect great service or they will take their business elsewhere. However, every year when Americans file their taxes, they have no ...

Brady Statement on February 2018 Jobs Report

March 09, 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 February 2018 jobs report: “This report shows continued momentum in our economy. And with the help of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, our economy is finally starting to fire on all ...

Brady, Reichert Statements on President Trump’s Trade Action

March 08, 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 the following statements today after President Trump took action to impose tariffs on certain imports of steel and aluminum. Chairman Brady said: “Clearly President Trump has listened to ...

107 House Republicans Urge President Trump to Target Tariffs to Bad Actors While Protecting America’s Jobs, Manufacturers, and Consumers

March 07, 2018 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX), Trade Subcommittee Chairman Dave Reichert (R-WA), and 105 additional House Republicans today reinforced the need to take action against China and other unfair trading partners while expressing concerns that broad tariffs could harm America’s jobs, manufacturers, and consumers. Upon sending a ...

Brady, Roskam Applaud Trump Administration’s Next Step Toward Patient-Centered Health Care

March 06, 2018 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Health Subcommittee Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL) released the following statements today after Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Seema Verma announced the Trump Administration has launched a new initiative – MyHealthEData – to put patients in control of their ...

GAO Finds SSA in Violation of the Vacancy Reform Act

March 06, 2018 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) notified the Ways and Means Committee that since November 17, 2017 the Social Security Administration (SSA) has been in violation of the Federal Vacancies Reform Act of 1998 with respect to the position of Commissioner of Social Security. In response, Social Security Subcommittee Chairman Sam ...

Chairman Brady Discusses the Latest on Trade

March 05, 2018 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. –  Over the weekend, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) led a bipartisan Congressional Delegation (CODEL) on a two-day visit to Mexico City, Mexico, for the seventh round of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) negotiations. The delegation spent time meeting with the U.S. negotiating team and senior government officials ...