Brady on Partisan Pension Bill: “Workers Deserve Better.”

July 24, 2019 — Blog

Washington, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives debated H.R. 397, the Rehabilitation for Multiemployer Pensions Act of 2019. Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX), the top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee, took the House floor to speak in strong opposition of this partisan legislation, stressing that union workers and all American taxpayers deserve a real, ...

USMCA: Protecting America’s Workers

July 15, 2019 — Blog

The unemployment rate is at a near half-century low.  Wages are surging at their fastest pace in nearly a decade.  And we are seeing an historically high number of job openings, with over 7.3 million jobs available today. Simply put, it is a great time to be an American worker. Workers need Congress to continue this historic economic expansion.  This is why it is vital that we pass the new ...

Another Democrat TCJA Talking Point Debunked

July 12, 2019 — Blog

Taxes.  In 2017, Republicans cut them.  Income tax rates were lowered across the board, family-focused tax credits were drastically expanded, and local businesses are now armed with a competitive tax code that allows them to compete and win. Democrats falsely claimed that the GOP tax cuts only helped those at the top and corporations. Recent data from the Internal Revenue ...

USMCA: Spurring U.S. Innovation

June 28, 2019 — Blog

Support continued to grow this week for the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) – a trilateral trade agreement that will spur innovation here in the United States.  

Republicans Fight for Better Health Care Access for Rural Patients

June 27, 2019 — Blog

The House Ways and Means Committee debated five bills this week focused on health care. Republicans were able to move through the Committee meaningful, commonsense health care policies focused on increasing access to care, improving choice for veterans, and extending some important provisions within the Medicare program. Two bills cleared with strong bipartisan ...