Hearing Advisory

ADVISORY: Republican Meeting on “Democrats’ Welfare Expansion Will Fail the Poor and  Threaten Jobs Recovery”

October 15, 2021 — Blog

Ways and Means Republicans will hold a roundtable titled “Democrats’ Welfare Expansion Will Fail the Poor and Threaten Jobs Recovery” on Wednesday, October 20th from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm ET.   The meeting will focus on the massive welfare state expansion included in Democrats’ Build Back Better reconciliation bill and how policies that foster ...

ADVISORY: Republican Meeting: “Weaponization of the IRS: A Sordid History and the Need for Taxpayer Protections”

September 23, 2021 — Blog

As Democrats seek to give the IRS nearly $80 billion in mandatory funding and put every American’s bank account information in the hands of the IRS, Ways and Means Republican Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Rep. Mike Kelly (R-PA), Republican Leader for the Oversight Subcommittee will host a virtual roundtable titled "Weaponization of the IRS: A Sordid History and the Need for ...

ADVISORY: Republican Meeting: “Biden’s Crippling Tax Hikes on Middle Class and Main Street Reverse America’s Economic Strength After Tax Reform”

August 02, 2021 — Blog

Ways and Means Republican Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Rep. Adrian Smith (R-NE), top Republican for the Select Revenue Measures Subcommittee, announced they will host a meeting entitled “Biden’s Crippling Tax Hikes on Middle Class and Main Street Reverse America’s Economic Strength After Tax Reform” on Wednesday, ...

ADVISORY: Republican Meeting: “Building on Welfare Reform’s Success in Lifting Americans Out of Poverty – Rather Than Move Backward”

July 15, 2021 — Blog

In recognition of the 25th anniversary of successful bipartisan welfare reform in 1996 that created Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Ways and Means Republican Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Rep. Jackie Walorski (R-IN), Republican Leader for the Worker and Family Support Subcommittee, will host a virtual roundtable titled "Building on Welfare Reform's Success in Lifting ...

ADVISORY: Republican Meeting: “Democrats’ Supercharged Death Tax Targets Family-Owned Businesses and Farms, Costing 1 Million Jobs”

June 25, 2021 — Blog

Ways and Means Republican Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Rep. Adrian Smith (R-NE), top Republican for the Select Revenue Measures Subcommittee, announced they will host a meeting entitled “Democrats’ Supercharged Death Tax Targets Family-Owned Businesses and Farms, Costing 1 Million Jobs” on Tuesday, June 29, at 11 AM EST.   The meeting ...

Johnson Announces Hearing on the State of Social Security’s Information Technology

September 20, 2018 — Hearing Advisory

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Social Security Subcommittee Chairman Sam Johnson (R-TX) announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing titled, “The State of Social Security’s Information Technology,” on Thursday, September 27 at 11:00 AM in room 2020 of the Rayburn House Office Building. At the hearing, Members will discuss the ...

Brady Announces Full Committee Markup for Tax Reform 2.0

September 11, 2018 — Business Meeting

What: Full Committee on Ways and Means Markup Where: 1100 Longworth House Office Building When: Thursday, September 13, 2018, at 10:00 AM The Committee will consider the following: Protecting Family and Small Business Tax Cuts Act of 2018 (

Chairman Johnson Announces Hearing on Examining Changes to Social Security’s Disability Appeals Process

July 18, 2018 — Hearing Advisory

WASHINGTON, D. C. – House Ways and Means Social Security Subcommittee Chairman Sam Johnson (R-TX) announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing entitled “Examining Changes to Social Security’s Disability Appeals Process.”  The hearing will focus on recent and planned changes affecting the Social Security Administration’s (SSA’s) disability appeals ...

Chairman Reichert Announces Hearing on Product Exclusion Process for Section 232 Tariffs on Steel and Aluminum

July 17, 2018 — Hearing Advisory

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Ways and Means Trade Subcommittee Chairman Dave Reichert (R-WA) announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing entitled “Product Exclusion Process for Section 232 Tariffs on Steel and Aluminum.” The hearing will address the experiences of U.S. companies navigating the process for requesting product exclusions from Section 232 tariffs and ...

Chairman Smith Announces Human Resources Subcommittee Hearing on the Opioid Crisis

July 17, 2018 — Hearing Advisory

WASHINGTON, D. C. – House Ways and Means Human Resources Subcommittee Chairman Adrian Smith (R-NE) announced today that the Subcommittee will hold a hearing entitled “The Opioid Crisis: Implementation of the Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA).” This hearing will review the Department of Health and Human Services’ ongoing progress implementing recently enacted ...