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June 04, 2019 — Blog

The news: This week, the House passed H.R. 2940.  The bill extends federal funding for the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program, our nation’s cash assistance and services programs for low-income households with children. This is a good thing, right? There is vast support for this important program in both parties.  And as lawmakers on

Brady Opening Statement at Members’ Day Hearing

June 04, 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 Ways and Means Committee Members' Day Hearing. CLICK HERE to watch the hearing. Remarks as prepared for delivery: "Thank you, Chairman ...

Brady Responds to Recent Trade Developments

May 31, 2019 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – The President announced last night his intention to implement tariffs on all imports from Mexico. Brady On Tariff Announcement  In response to the President’s announcement, Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX), the top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee, said: “The President has made ...

HOUSE PASSED: Bipartisan Legislation to Help Workers Save More for Retirement

May 23, 2019 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 1994, the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act of 2019. This package builds on Republican reforms that passed the House twice in the 115th Congress. The SECURE Act, led by Ways and Means Committee Members Kevin Brady (R-TX), Rep. Mike Kelly (R-PA), Chairman Richard E. Neal ...

Brady Opening Floor Remarks in Support of Retirement Savings Legislation

May 23, 2019 — In Case You Missed It...

Washington, D.C. — Today, the top Republican on the House Ways and Means Kevin Brady (R-TX) delivered the following remarks in support of H.R. 1994, the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act of 2019, on the House floor. Remarks as prepared for delivery: "Thank you, Madame ...

Brady, Neal Continue Efforts to Combat U.S. Maternal Mortality Crisis

May 21, 2019 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Following last week’s Ways and Means Committee hearing on the maternal mortality crisis in the United States, the top Republican on the Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Committee Chairman Richard E. Neal (D-MA) sent letters to U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar ...

Brady Applauds Trump Administration Announcement on Steel and Aluminum Tariffs

May 17, 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 applauding the Trump Administration’s announcement lifting tariffs on steel and aluminum products from Canada and Mexico: “I applaud President Trump and Ambassador Lighthizer for lifting tariffs on steel and ...