UPDATES

Chairman Brady Announces Gary Andres as Committee Staff Director

April 23, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) announced Gary Andres as the new Majority Staff Director of the Ways and Means Committee: “I am thrilled to announce Gary Andres as the new staff director of the Committee. Gary is a seasoned public policy expert with decades of experience at the White House, on Capitol Hill, and in the ...

Chairman Roskam Announces Hearing on Identifying Innovative Practices and Technology in Health Care

April 19, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL) announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing entitled “Identifying Innovative Practices and Technology in Health Care.” The hearing will focus on innovative practices and technologies used in the private sector that are disrupting the broken status quo in the health ...

Brady on CNBC & FOX: Tax Day Edition

April 19, 2018 — Blog

This Tuesday was Tax Day – it was also the last time that millions of Americans will have to file under the old, broken tax code. With lower rates, a nearly doubled standard deduction, and a doubled child tax credit – you can finally keep more of your hard-earned money. ...

Brady, Jenkins Applaud House Passage of Bills to Redesign IRS

April 18, 2018 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – Yesterday and today, the House passed multiple bills to redesign the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) for the first time in over two decades. Upon passage of these bills, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement: “A new tax code calls for a new tax administrator, and we have ...

Chairman Reichert Announces Hearing on the Opioid Crisis: Stopping the Flow of Synthetic Opioids in the International Mail System

April 18, 2018 — Hearing

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Trade Subcommittee Chairman David Reichert (R-WA) announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing entitled “The Opioid Crisis:  Stopping the Flow of Synthetic Opioids in the International Mail System.” The hearing will focus on efforts to improve the detection of synthetic opioids in the international mail system and ...

Subcommittee Chairman Smith Announces Hearing on “Jobs and Opportunity: Employer Perspectives on the Jobs Gap”

April 18, 2018 — Hearing Advisory

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Human Resources Subcommittee Chairman Adrian Smith (R-NE) announced today a hearing on “Jobs and Opportunity: Employer Perspectives on the Jobs Gap.” The hearing will take place on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 in 1100 Longworth House Office Building at 11:30 AM. This is the third in a series of hearings the Committee ...

Brady Floor Remarks in Support of Legislation to Redesign the IRS

April 18, 2018 — Floor Statements

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) delivered the following remarks on the House Floor today in support of legislation to redesign the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) for the first time in 20 years: Remarks as prepared for delivery:  "Mr. Speaker, "Today, we are taking the biggest and boldest steps in 20 years to ...