Talking Points

Americans Brace for a Long, Hot Summer of Rapidly Increasing Costs

June 10, 2021 — Blog

Summer is right around the corner and though there should be a lot to look forward to, with vaccinations readily available and Main Street reopening, Democrats’ stealth tax is burning holes in Americans’ wallets at every turn - reminding many Americans of the dog days of 1970s ...

Brady: Another Biden Jobs Report Falls Well Short of Expectations

June 04, 2021 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON—Ways and Means Republican Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) responded to May’s disappointing jobs report: "Even with dumbed down jobs expectations based on April’s disastrous report, here is another jobs report falling well short of expectations. Long-term unemployment is higher than when the pandemic started, and labor force participation mirrors the stagnant 1970s. "It’s time ...

Working Families Feel the Pinch as Consumer Prices Soar

May 12, 2021 — Blog

Despite promising to not raise taxes on those making less than $400,000, President Biden and Democrats have already managed to make working families pay another way: a stealth tax. With consumer prices up 4.2 percent, inflation has accelerated at its ...

Booming Economic Recovery Will Become a Biden-Bust

April 29, 2021 — Blog

The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement after the Bureau of Economic Analysis released its report on Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the first quarter of 2021: “Beating expectations with economic growth of 6.4 percent, President Biden ...