Press Releases

Brady: “No Delay This Time: Politics Can Wait, Small Businesses Can’t”

April 07, 2020 — Press Releases

The Woodlands, TX – The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement urging the Senate to quickly pass more funding for the Paycheck Protection Program: “With nearly half of America’s workers depending on small businesses for their livelihoods, it’s no wonder that demand for the ...

Brady: As Job Losses Rise, CARES Law Will Help Keep Workers on Payroll

April 02, 2020 — Press Releases

The Woodlands, TX -- The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement in response to the Labor Department's report on weekly jobless claims: “The coronavirus is hitting America’s economy hard, with 10 million workers jobless in the last two weeks alone. There is more harsh economic ...

Brady Lauds Automatic Coronavirus Relief Payments for Social Security Recipients

April 01, 2020 — Press Releases

The Woodlands, TX – The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement on the Trump Administration’s decision to provide automatic coronavirus relief payments for Social Security beneficiaries: “Seniors need relief, and quickly, so I applaud the Trump Administration’s decision to ...

Brady: “Faith is answering.”

March 27, 2020 — Floor Statements

WASHINGTON -- The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) delivered the following closing remarks on the House Floor in support of the CARES Act: Remarks as prepared for delivery:  "In times of challenge I recall this quote:  “'Fear ...

Brady Calls for Fast House Action on Phase III Package

March 25, 2020 — Press Releases

THE WOODLANDS, TX – The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after the Senate passed the phase three coronavirus relief package: “Now that Senate has passed the CARES Act, the House must follow suit to take decisive action to protect our workers, families, and small businesses who will suffer ...

House Republicans Praise Bicameral Partnership in Making Third COVID-19 Aid Package

March 19, 2020 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (TX-08) and House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy (CA-23) released the following joint statement with Ranking Republican members from multiple House committees on the coronavirus response package, introduced today by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), which will enhance ...

Ways and Means Leaders Urge Social Security Administration to Safeguard Health and Minimize Disruptions Amid Coronavirus Crisis

March 19, 2020 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, DC – House Ways and Means Committee Republican Leader Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Chairman Richard E. Neal (D-MA), along with Social Security Subcommittee Republican Leader Tom Reed (R-NY) and Chairman John B. Larson (D-CT), Worker and Family Support Subcommittee Republican Leader Jackie Walorski (R-IN) and Chairman Danny K. Davis (D-IL), sent

Brady: Phase II Coronavirus Package on Way to President’s Desk

March 18, 2020 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON – The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after the Senate passed the Families First Coronavirus Response Act: “I am pleased the Senate approved the Families First Coronavirus Response Act with no additions. This recognizes that changes made in the House ...