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Brady: Growth, Vaccine Developments Will Continue to Rebuild Economy

November 25, 2020 — Coronavirus Bulletin

THE WOODLANDS – The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after the second estimate of third-quarter gross domestic product was announced, showing that the economy grew at an unrevised rate of 33.1 percent: “Our actions to fight the virus and provide meaningful relief have resulted in ...

Brady Statement on President’s Drug Pricing Rules

November 20, 2020 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON -- The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after the Trump Administration finalized new rules regarding prescription drug pricing: “We need to reduce the cost of overpriced drugs. That’s why House Republicans are championing H.R. 19, a bill comprised of bipartisan solutions to ...

This Week in Economic News: November 9 – November 13, 2020

November 13, 2020 — Blog

NFIB Small Business Survey Small Businesses Stay Optimistic Despite High Levels of Uncertainty The Small Business Optimism Index for October was unchanged at historically high levels. Small businesses continue to look to hire and earn more. Small businesses continue to experience higher ...

The Way Forward on Health Care: Using Technology to Deliver Quality Care

November 12, 2020 — Blog

Ways and Means Republicans recently released a framework for the future of health care. Our central idea is that a successful health care plan can’t be a one-size-fits-all solution that only focuses on the individual market. We need practical solutions to expand access, offer more choices, lower ...

Brady Statement on the Passing of Former Ways and Means Member Jim Ramstad

November 09, 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 it was announced that former Rep. Jim Ramstad (R-MN), who served on the Ways and Means Committee, passed away: "I am saddened to hear about the passing of our former Ways and Means colleague Jim Ramstad. I had the honor of ...

The Way Forward on Health Care: The Need for More Made-in-America Cures

November 02, 2020 — Blog

Ways and Means Republicans recently released a multi-pronged framework for the future of health care that includes creating incentives for treatments and cures for infectious diseases like COVID19 and the threat of antibiotic resistant superbugs. Health care expert Ken Thorpe and former Congressman Erik ...