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Unchecked Unemployment Insurance: Taxpayers Are on the Hook for $60 Billion (and Counting) in Fraud 

May 10, 2021 — Blog

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Democrats’ expanded unemployment benefits are subjecting the American people to rampant fraud, according to experts at a public Ways and Means panel hosted by Republican Leader for the Subcommittee on Worker and Family Support, Rep. Jackie Walorski (R-IN).   Rep. Walorski introduced the panel by saying: “Generous unemployment benefits put in place by the CARES ...

Brady, Crapo to Labor Secretary Walsh: Stop Unemployment Fraud Now

May 10, 2021 — Correspondence

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As Democrats sabotage our jobs recovery with bloated unemployment benefits, criminals and fraudsters are lining their pockets with billions in taxpayer funds from the expanded program, write Ways and Means Republican Leader Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Senate Finance Committee ...

Brady, Neal Release GAO Report on Maternal Mortality and Morbidity

May 10, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today, House Ways and Means Committee Republican Leader Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Chairman Richard E. Neal (D-MA) released a report titled, “Maternal Mortality and Morbidity: Additional Efforts Needed to Assess Program Data for Rural and Underserved Areas:” from the non-partisan U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO). The lawmakers requested this report almost two years ...

ADVISORY: Ranking Member Brady Announces Republican Meeting “$60 Billion and Counting: The Consequences of Unchecked Pandemic Unemployment Fraud Amidst Expanded Benefits”

May 07, 2021 — Media Advisory

Ranking Member Brady announced today that Rep. Jackie Walorski, Republican Leader for the Worker and Family Support Subcommittee, will host a meeting entitled “$60 Billion and Counting: The Consequences of Unchecked Pandemic Unemployment Fraud,” on Monday, May 10, at 11:00 AM EST.   The meeting will feature a discussion about how unchecked fraud is diverting funds away from ...

Brady on Democrats’ Devastating April Jobs Report

May 07, 2021 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON – The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement on the April jobs report: “This is a stunning economic setback, and unequivocal proof that President Biden is sabotaging our jobs recovery with promises of higher taxes and regulation on local businesses that discourage hiring and drive jobs ...