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Biden’s Crippling Tax Hikes on Middle Class and Main Street Will Reverse America’s Economic Strength After Tax Reform

August 04, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Biden’s crippling tax hikes on America’s middle class and Main Street will reverse the gains from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to key witnesses at a Ways and Means Republican Meeting hosted by Ways and Means Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Select Revenue Measures Subcommittee Republican Leader Rep. Adrian Smith (R-NE).   Ways and Means ...

Three Key Numbers to Watch for in July Jobs Report

August 03, 2021 — Blog

President Biden promised that passage of his partisan $1.9 trillion stimulus would mean a stronger jobs recovery. But despite the additional advantages of vaccines and a reopening economy, President Biden has failed to deliver on these jobs promises. Here are three key numbers to watch: 1. Is Biden closing his jobs deficit? President Biden pitched to ...

Brady, Buchanan Lead Letter to Biden Calling for Renewal of Trade Promotion Authority

August 03, 2021 — Blog

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Top Republican on the Ways and Means Committee Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX), Trade Subcommittee Republican Leader Rep. Vern Buchanan (R-FL), and Ways and Means Republicans today called on President Biden to end his Administration’s trade moratorium and begin consultations with Congress to renew Trade Promotion Authority (TPA).   TPA is key to our economic ...

ADVISORY: Republican Meeting: “Biden’s Crippling Tax Hikes on Middle Class and Main Street Reverse America’s Economic Strength After Tax Reform”

August 02, 2021 — Blog

Ways and Means Republican Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Rep. Adrian Smith (R-NE), top Republican for the Select Revenue Measures Subcommittee, announced they will host a meeting entitled “Biden’s Crippling Tax Hikes on Middle Class and Main Street Reverse America’s Economic Strength After Tax Reform” on Wednesday, ...

Justice Department Ignored Democrats’ Intention to Publicize Trump Tax Returns

August 01, 2021 — Blog

WASHINGTON - The Biden Justice Department’s recent unprecedented ruling hands over President Trump’s private tax returns to a partisan witch hunt by Democrats in Congress that threatens to unleash a new political war threatening the privacy of all Americans’ tax returns. The Justice Department ignored repeated public statements by Democrats that reveal their real intentions throughout ...

Bidenflation Surge Fastest Gain in Prices Since 1991

July 30, 2021 — Blog

President Biden’s reckless spending has caused prices faced by working families and small businesses to surge by 3.5 percent—a year over year spike in a key inflation indicator not seen in three decades. Here are key takeaways: Inflation is Accelerating. According to the Department of Commerce, core inflation grew faster in June at 3.5 percent than it did in May ...

UPDATED // Brady: Biden Admin Ruling on Trump Tax Returns Sets Dangerous Precedent, Weaponizes Tax Code

July 30, 2021 — Blog

WASHINGTON - Top Republican on the Ways and Means Committee Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement on the Department of Justice's partisan decision telling Treasury to release former President Trump’s tax returns to the Committee: "Whether or not you believe President Trump should have made his tax returns public, every taxpayer should be alarmed by this politically ...

STUDY: GOP Governors Rejecting Dems’ Expanded UI Bonuses Is Key to Jobs Recovery

July 30, 2021 — Blog

With the July jobs report on the horizon, some gains are being made thanks to Republican governors rejecting President Biden’s devastating economic policies that are crushing Main Street.   In five of the last six weeks, new unemployment claims have risen in states that have kept the unemployment bonus, all while unemployment continues to decline in states that opted out. The message is ...