Press Releases

Brady: It’s Time for Trump’s New Trade Agreement to be Signed into Law

January 16, 2020 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, the top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after the U.S. Senate passed the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), teeing up the new agreement to be signed into law: “Today is a historic day for the American worker. Under President Trump’s ...

Ways and Means GOP Encouraged by Meeting with EU Trade Commissioner

January 15, 2020 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, the top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after Republican Members of the Committee met with EU Commissioner for Trade Phil Hogan: "In our candid and productive meeting, Ways and Means Republicans were encouraged by Commissioner Hogan's belief that ...

Brady Joins White House for Signing of Phase One Trade Agreement with China

January 15, 2020 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, the top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement on the signing of the United States and China Phase One trade agreement: “This is a historic day for American workers and businesses. President Trump, Trade Ambassador Lighthizer, and Secretary Mnuchin are ...

Brady Statement on December 2019 Jobs Report

January 10, 2020 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. -- The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement in response to the Labor Department’s December 2019 jobs report: “Two years after passing the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the U.S. economy has now created 3.2 million more jobs than ...

Brady Applauds Senate Finance Approval of USMCA

January 07, 2020 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, the top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after the Senate Finance Committee approved the new United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA): “The Senate Finance Committee’s strong vote in favor of advancing USMCA to the Senate floor is a significant ...

Brady Statement on Rep. John Lewis’s Battle with Cancer

December 29, 2019 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Ways and Means Republican Leader Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement in response to the announcement by Rep. John Lewis, D-GA, that he is undergoing treatment for stage 4 pancreatic cancer: “One of my great honors is to serve with John on the Ways & Means Committee, and I’ve witnessed firsthand his ...

Bipartisan Legislation Boosting Support for Foster Care System Passes Congress

December 20, 2019 — Press Releases

Washington – House Ways and Means Republican Leader Kevin Brady (R-TX), Committee Chairman Richard E. Neal (D-MA) along with Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) and Ranking Member Ron Wyden (D-OR), praised the inclusion of the Family First Transition Act in the end-of-year funding legislation that passed in the Senate today and ...

Brady Statement on Passage of USMCA Implementation Bill

December 19, 2019 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – Ways and Means Committee Republican Leader Kevin Brady (R-TX) offered the following statement on the successful passage of the implementation bill for USMCA: “The House’s successful vote in favor of USMCA’s implementing legislation ensures America can continue its strong record of improving lives and providing opportunity and peace, not just for ...

Brady Opening Statement for Floor Debate on USMCA Implementing Legislation

December 19, 2019 — Opening Statements

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) delivered the following opening statement during the Floor Debate on the Implementing Legislation for the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA): "Thank you, Madame Speaker, "Yesterday with impeachment was a low mark in partisanship. "Today ...