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Chairman Johnson Announces Hearing on Examining Changes to Social Security’s Disability Appeals Process

July 18, 2018 — Hearing Advisory

WASHINGTON, D. C. – House Ways and Means Social Security Subcommittee Chairman Sam Johnson (R-TX) announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing entitled “Examining Changes to Social Security’s Disability Appeals Process.”  The hearing will focus on recent and planned changes affecting the Social Security Administration’s (SSA’s) disability appeals ...

Chairman Reichert Announces Hearing on Product Exclusion Process for Section 232 Tariffs on Steel and Aluminum

July 17, 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 “Product Exclusion Process for Section 232 Tariffs on Steel and Aluminum.” The hearing will address the experiences of U.S. companies navigating the process for requesting product exclusions from Section 232 tariffs and ...

Chairman Roskam Opening Statement at Hearing on Modernizing Stark Law to Ensure the Successful Transition from Volume to Value in the Medicare Program

July 17, 2018 — In Case You Missed It...

WASHINGTON, D.C. –  The following prepared remarks were delivered by Rep. Adrian Smith (R-NE) on behalf of House Ways and Means Health Subcommittee Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL) at a Subcommittee Hearing on Modernizing Stark Law to Ensure the Successful Transition from Volume to Value in the Medicare Program.

Chairman Smith Announces Human Resources Subcommittee Hearing on the Opioid Crisis

July 17, 2018 — Hearing Advisory

WASHINGTON, D. C. – House Ways and Means Human Resources Subcommittee Chairman Adrian Smith (R-NE) announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing entitled “The Opioid Crisis: Implementation of the Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA).” This hearing will review the Department of Health and Human Services’ ongoing progress implementing recently enacted ...

Brady Statement on New IRS Policy to Protect Sensitive Personal Donor Information to Tax-Exempt Organizations

July 16, 2018 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement after the Treasury Department and IRS announced that the IRS will no longer require certain tax-exempt organizations to file personally-identifiable information about their donors.   “Free speech is a foundational principle of our country which is why I’m encouraged ...

Brady Announces Full Committee Markup

July 16, 2018 — Markup

What: Full Committee on Ways and Means Markup Where: 1100 Longworth House Office Building When: Wednesday, July 18, 2018, at 10:00 AM   The Committee will consider the following: The “Social Security Online Tools Innovation Act” (