Press Releases

Republicans Take on Bipartisan Social Security Reform

June 15, 2021 — Opening Statements

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Top Republican on the Ways and Means Committee Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Top Republican on the Ways and Means Social Security Subcommittee Rep. Tom Reed (R-NY) opened today’s Subcommitee Hearing to discuss address one of Republicans’ top priorities: to work with Democrats to strengthening and improving Social Security for hard working Americans without devastating tax ...

Brady Briefed by IRS Commissioner Rettig on Leak of Sensitive Taxpayer Information

June 15, 2021 — Oversight

WASHINGTON, D.C.- Ways and Means Republican Leader Kevin Brady (R-TX) was briefed by IRS Commissioner Rettig on Monday afternoon regarding the massive leak of sensitive taxpayer information from the IRS to ProPublica. After the call, Rep. Brady said: “During my conversation with Commissioner Rettig, we shared our deep concerns over this serious breach of taxpayer trust. ...

Brady Statement on EU Tariffs Agreement

June 15, 2021 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C.– After the United States and the European Union announced a five-year tariff suspension, the Republican Leader on the House Ways and Means Committee Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement: “While specifics are not yet known about real changes the EU will agree to, this announcement reflects an important initial step in defending thousands of good American ...

Brady, Crapo to IRS: Breach of Taxpayer Data Cannot Be Tolerated

June 09, 2021 — Correspondence

WASHINGTON, D.C. – After what could be the second leak of sensitive taxpayer information from the IRS in less than a year, Ways and Means Republican Leader Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Senate Finance Committee Ranking Member Mike Crapo (R-ID) are demanding answers. In a letter to Commissioner Charles Rettig, the members warn that with the Biden Administration’s proposal to expand the size and ...

Nunes Bill Protects Patients Against Biden’s Dangerous Surrender of Medical Innovation

June 09, 2021 — Health

As President Biden moves forward with a surrender of American medical technology that would jeopardize patients’ health and undermine Americans’ efforts to develop cures for life-threatening diseases, top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee’s Subcommittee on Health Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) introduced The Protecting American Innovation Act. The Protecting ...

Brady, Comer, Foxx, Smith: Democrats Must End the Stay-At-Home Bonus & Reopen Schools

June 09, 2021 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, House Committee on Ways and Means Ranking Member Kevin Brady (R-TX), House Committee on Oversight and Reform Ranking Member James Comer (R-KY), House Committee on Education and Labor Ranking Member Virginia Foxx (R-NC), and House Committee on the Budget Ranking Member Jason Smith (R-MO) wrote National Economic Council Director Brian Deese pushing the Biden ...