Trade

USMCA: An Agreement for the 21st Century

June 28, 2021 — Blog

This week, we are celebrating USMCA’s one-year anniversary by highlighting its benefits for workers, small businesses, and our economy.  One of the Agreement’s most innovative features is a new provision governing digital trade — a key element of commerce that didn't even exist when the original North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) was crafted in 1994. The digital chapter ...

America’s Main Street Businesses and Workers Need Bipartisan Renewal of Trade Bills

June 23, 2021 — Blog

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Top Republican on the Ways and Means Committee Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Republican Leader of the Trade Subcommittee Rep. Vern Buchanan (R-FL) hosted a Republican Meeting with small businesses owners and manufacturers who are suffering because of the expiration of GSP and MTB – two job-creating trade programs.   Despite a long tradition of bipartisan support, ...

New Bill Helps Small Businesses Suffering Under Democrats’ Trade Moratorium

June 22, 2021 — Blog

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, Ways and Means Republican Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) and top Republican for the Trade Subcommittee Rep. Vern Buchanan (R-FL) introduced the bipartisan Trade Preferences and American Manufacturing Competitiveness Act to build upon the success of USMCA and renew trade programs to protect U.S. workers and small businesses. This legislation improves and ...

ADVISORY: Republican Meeting: “With Over $450 Million Lost, Workers and Small Businesses Need Bipartisan Renewal of Trade Bills”

June 21, 2021 — Blog

Ways and Means Republican Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Rep. Vern Buchanan (R-FL), top Republican for the Trade Subcommittee, announced they will host a meeting entitled “With Over $450 Million Lost, Workers and Small Businesses Need Bipartisan Renewal of Trade Bills” on Wednesday, June 23, at 11 AM EST.    The meeting will feature a discussion on how the ...

Biden’s Global Tax Surrender Puts Foreign Companies, Workers Ahead of Americans

June 15, 2021 — Blog

Top Republican on the Ways and Means Committee Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) today joined Bloomberg TV's Balance of Power to warn against President Biden's global minimum tax.   Rep. Brady said: "Obviously the global minimum tax is at first, a stark admission by the Biden Administration that their proposals to raise America's corporate tax rate by a third - making it dead last among ...

Brady Statement on EU Tariffs Agreement

June 15, 2021 — Blog

WASHINGTON, D.C.– After the United States and the European Union announced a five-year tariff suspension, the Republican Leader on the House Ways and Means Committee Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement: “While specifics are not yet known about real changes the EU will agree to, this announcement reflects an important initial step in defending thousands of good American ...

Brady: Biden’s Budget Is Self-Admission in Slowing American Growth

June 14, 2021 — Blog

Top Republican on the Ways and Means Committee Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) joined Fox Business to discuss Democrats' endless, wasteful spending ruining our recovery and Biden's global tax hikes that voluntarily make America less competitive.   Rep. Brady said,   "The Biden budget was pretty candid and acknowledged that once this sugar-high of all the stimulus gets through, ...

Nunes Bill Protects Patients Against Biden’s Dangerous Surrender of Medical Innovation

June 09, 2021 — Blog

As President Biden moves forward with a surrender of American medical technology that would jeopardize patients’ health and undermine Americans’ efforts to develop cures for life-threatening diseases, top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee’s Subcommittee on Health Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) introduced The Protecting American Innovation Act. The Protecting ...

Global Tax Hike is Not a Victory for America: It’s a Surrender

June 08, 2021 — In Case You Missed It...

Top Republican on the Ways and Means Committee Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) today joined Your World on Fox News to discuss how President Biden’s 15 percent global tax will hand over American jobs to our competitors.   In a conversation with David Asman, Rep. Brady said, “We don't need more stimulus and endless government checks. We need less Joe Biden. If we had less of his policies, our ...