Press Releases

Brady Applauds Administration’s Action to Increase Price Transparency in Health Care

June 24, 2019 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, the top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after President Donald J. Trump issued an executive order aimed at making health care prices more transparent: “I applaud President Trump and his cabinet, including Secretary Azar, for this bold move to inject ...

Brady Applauds Mexico’s Passage of USMCA

June 19, 2019 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after the Mexican Senate passed the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), becoming the first country to ratify the new trade agreement: “I congratulate the Mexican Senate for voting overwhelmingly to ...

Brady, Neal Laud Senate Passage of Historic IRS Reform

June 13, 2019 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, the top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Ways and Means Committee Chairman Richard E. Neal (D-MA) released the following statement after the Senate passed the Taxpayer First Act, bipartisan legislation to redesign the Internal Revenue Service for the first time in over two decades:

Brady Opening Statement at Full Committee Hearing on Pathways to Universal Health Coverage

June 12, 2019 — In Case You Missed It...

WASHINGTON, D.C. –  The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) delivered the following opening statement at a Full Committee Hearing on Pathways to Universal Health Coverage. Before the start of today’s hearing, Rep. Brady and the top Republican on the Ways and Means Health Subcommittee Devin Nunes (R-CA) sent a 

Brady, Grassley: Dems’ Extenders Package a ‘Non-Starter’

June 11, 2019 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Senate Finance Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) released the following statement after it was reported that Ways and Means Chairman Richard E. Neal (D-MA) proposed a tax extender package that contains numerous unrelated provisions to raise taxes that would hurt the ...

Brady: It’s Time to Send Historic IRS Reform to the President’s Desk

June 10, 2019 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, the top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after the House passed H.R. 3151, the Taxpayer First Act: “These historic reforms will transform the IRS into an agency truly focused on taxpayer service.  For the first time in twenty years, we ...

Brady Statement on Trump’s Announcement Suspending Scheduled Tariffs on Mexico

June 07, 2019 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after President Donald J. Trump announced that the United States and Mexico have reached an agreement on migration, resulting in the suspension of planned tariffs that were set to take effect next week:

Brady Statement on May 2019 Jobs Report

June 07, 2019 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – Today, 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 May 2019 jobs report: "These numbers are less than hoped for but not surprising given the uncertainty over ...