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Brady: No President Has Ever Raised Businesses Taxes to Recover From an Economic Crisis

March 26, 2021 — Blog

Asked about President Biden's crusade to raise taxes on American corporations, Ways and Means Republican Leader Kevin Brady (R-TX) replied, "This is insane. No president has ever raised business taxes to recover from an economic crisis." In a conversation with Larry Kudlow on his new Fox Business show, Rep. Brady remarked on the economic havoc that would result from President Biden's tax grab. ...

Brady Introduces Return to Work Bonus Legislation

March 26, 2021 — Blog

Washington, D.C. – Today, the top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX), with 14 original Republican cosponsors, introduced the Reopening America by Supporting Workers and Businesses Act of 2021. This bill will help local businesses rebuild their workforce quickly by turning enhanced unemployment benefits into a back-to-work bonus that ...

Probe into Missing Nursing Home COVID Death Data Focuses on NY, PA, and Other States

March 25, 2021 — Blog

After crucial HHS briefing, Ways & Means Members seek disclosure of specific data WASHINGTON—New York and Pennsylvania are under increased congressional scrutiny for their handling of nursing home death data following a Health and Human Services (HHS) briefing to congressional staff on the collection of nursing home data and COVID-19, and whether ...

Main Street Businesses Seek Relief from Democrats’ War on Work

March 24, 2021 — Blog

Roundtable highlights hiring challenges caused by enhanced unemployment benefits. Washington, D.C. – Main Street employers shared their experiences with how enhanced unemployment benefits have discouraged Americans from returning to work and slowed the re-opening of the American economy during a public Ways and Means panel hosted by ...

Event Round-up: Biden’s Tax Increases Will Gravely Harm Workers, Families, and Main Street Businesses

March 24, 2021 — Blog

Ways and Means Republican Leader Kevin Brady (R-TX) led a roundtable to discuss the disastrous tax policies being pursued by Democrats in their continued push for a partisan tax-and-spend agenda. Rather than safely reopening the economy and restoring our pre-pandemic economic strength, Democrats’ economic policies will limit growth and raise costs for hard-working American ...

ADVISORY: Ranking Member Brady Announces Republican Meeting on Reopening America with Main Street Businesses

March 23, 2021 — Blog

Ranking Member Brady announced today that Rep. Jackie Walorski, Republican Leader for the Worker and Family Support Subcommittee, will host a meeting entitled “Reopening America with Main Street Businesses” on Wednesday, March 24, at 2:00 PM EST. The meeting will feature a discussion about the impact supplemental unemployment benefits have had on Main Street businesses and ...