Health

Brady: A Day in the Life Under the Biden-Pelosi $4 Trillion Scheme

November 19, 2021 — Blog

Republican Leader of the Ways and Means Committee Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) closed debate on the House Floor describing a day in life for Americans under the Biden-Pelosi $4 trillion scheme. CLICK HERE to watch Rep. Brady’s closing remarks. The full remarks are below. America, the results are in, and now we know it was all ...

Bidenflation’s Latest Victim: Seniors’ Medicare Costs Soaring

November 16, 2021 — Blog

Tucked away in a Friday evening news dump, the Biden Administration announced the largest increase in Medicare premiums and deductibles in history amidst historically high inflation. As a result, seniors are about to see a spike in what they pay for their standard health care—even as Bidenflation is already exacerbating seniors on fixed incomes. Key ...

Lawmakers Request Biden Administration to Brief Congress on Sweeping, Cure-Killing Provisions and Their Costs

November 16, 2021 — Blog

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Lawmakers are urging the Biden Administration to provide greater information and analysis in their rush towards a drug pricing scheme that would dramatically change how the United States pays for drugs and upend the incentives that exist today for innovation and generic and biosimilar competition. Ways and Means Committee Republican Leader Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Energy and ...

LETTER: Ways and Means GOP Request Hearing to Ensure Stability of Medicare Providers

November 10, 2021 — Correspondence

WASHINGTON, D.C. - With health care providers facing financial uncertainty in the wake of the COVID pandemic, Ways and Means Republicans are calling on Chairman Richard Neal (D-MA) to hold a hearing to examine payment changes that could impact health care professionals and patients’ access to care. In a letter, the members wrote: “As the legislative process for this crippling partisan ...

Brady: Workers Begin to Return as Biden Policies End

November 05, 2021 — Blog

The October jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics showed a decline in unemployment to 4.6 percent, 531,000 jobs created, and labor force participation unchanged at 61.6. Ways and Means Republican Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement: “With the end of President Biden’s lavish unemployment bonuses and stimulus checks finally spent, more Americans ...

Brady: Washington Price-Setting Scheme Will Result in Fewer Generic Medicines Available for Seniors

November 03, 2021 — Blog

Warning of the dangers to seniors’ access to generic drugs in Democrats’ latest price-setting scheme, Republican Leader of the House Ways and Means Committee Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement:   “Since Democrats in Congress unanimously fought against creating the life-saving medicine program for seniors known as Medicare Part D, ...

CBO Confirms Health Care Policies in Democrats’ Tax & Spending Bill Reduce Private Health Coverage, Push Americans onto Government-Controlled Care, and Cost Hundreds of Billions

October 19, 2021 — Blog

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) confirmed that the health care policies in the House Democrats’ reckless $4.3 trillion tax and spending reconciliation bill will push Americans off the health plans they have and like and onto government-controlled coverage, at a steep expense to American taxpayers.  On October ...

Nunes: President Biden’s Policies Promise a No Growth Economy

October 19, 2021 — Blog

“The Biden administration will transform our economy into a stagnant morass of inflation, high unemployment, and government dependency,” warned Republican Leader on the Ways and Means Health Subcommittee Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) in an op-ed for the Washington Examiner.   KEY EXCERPTS:   “The economy can ...