Press Releases

Trump Admin Rejects Pelosi’s Windfall to Wealthy & Tax Hikes on Small Biz

May 14, 2020 — Blog

In a clear-eyed message to Congress, the Trump Administration formally announced its opposition to H.R. 6800, Speaker Pelosi’s “CARELESS” Act. The President has worked with Congress on a bipartisan basis to enact legislation of unprecedented size and breadth—with nearly $2.5 trillion in spending to improve public health, supporting small businesses, and help American families. This ...

Overview: The “Careless” Act–Democrats’ Recipe for a Prolonged Recession

May 14, 2020 — Blog

The news: Friday, the House will vote on H.R. 6800, a bill the Democrats are calling “The Heroes Act.” Given how little it does to fight coronavirus and help put Americans back to work safely, it should be called the Careless Act. The details: Late Tuesday evening, Democrats released an 1,815-page bill that they claim is aimed at offering relief from the ...

Tax Provisions in Democrats’ Recipe for a Prolonged Recession

May 13, 2020 — Blog

Speaker Pelosi introduced her partisan coronavirus recovery bill, or “Phase 4,” without once consulting with Republicans. In fact, many of its provisions include policies that have been soundly rejected by Republicans in the past. Here’s what’s in the bill. Tax Provisions This bill is a Democratic wish list of tax provisions that ...

Health Provisions in Democrats’ Recipe for a Prolonged Recession

May 12, 2020 — Blog

Speaker Pelosi introduced her partisan coronavirus recovery bill, or “Phase 4,” without once consulting with Republicans. In fact, many of its provisions include policies that have been soundly rejected by Republicans in the past. Here’s some of what’s in the bill. Health Provisions  Democrats Prioritize ...

Brady Laments Democrats’ New Bill as a “Recipe for a Prolonged Recession”

May 12, 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 House Democrats released a partisan, $3 trillion coronavirus relief bill filled with far left proposals that have no chance of becoming law: “This is a recipe for a prolonged recession, with virtually nothing ...

Let’s Ensure Hospitals Can Fight Coronavirus instead of Frivolous Lawsuits

May 12, 2020 — Blog

Patients have been delaying cancer treatments, heart surgeries, and doctors’ appointments so health care providers can focus on fighting the coronavirus—but that wait may get longer if Democrats continue to seek a frivolous lawsuit bonanza for trial lawyers. Key Message: Patients need care from providers who follow federal and state coronavirus guidelines for best ...

President Continues to Target Funds Toward Testing, PPE for Vulnerable Communities

May 11, 2020 — Blog

Key Points:   -The Administration has distributed nearly $2 billion to Health Resource and Services Administration (HRSA)-funded health centers. - “Health centers are a first line of defense, as they are testing for coronavirus and delivering high-quality primary care to our nation’s most vulnerable populations,” HRSA Administrator Tom Engels ...