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Brady Statement on WTO Director-General Race

February 05, 2021 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON--The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after the United States announced its support for the candidacy of Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as the next Director General of the World Trade Organization: “I am pleased that USTR will join the consensus behind Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala as WTO ...

Bipartisan Consensus: Biden’s Stimulus Proposal Needs More Targeting

February 05, 2021 — Blog

Despite an unprecedented push for a $1.9 trillion bill on purely partisan grounds, the bipartisan consensus is that the Biden administration’s proposal needs to be better targeted to those who actually need it. 99 Senators Called for Targeting Checks Only to Struggling Families Under House Democrats’ spending plan, some families making more than $300,000 could receive stimulus ...

Brady: Businesses Are Terrified of Biden’s Assault on Jobs

February 05, 2021 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON--The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement in response to the Bureau of Labor Statistic's jobs report for the month of January: “This weak jobs report is no surprise. Businesses are terrified of President Biden’s assault on jobs and industries his administration hates. In his first ...

Brady Announces Subcommittee Leaders and Assignments for the 117th Congress

February 03, 2021 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON – The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement as he announced the Subcommittee Republican Leaders and Subcommittee assignments for Republican Members of the Committee for the 117th Congress: “Our caucus is ready to stop radical ideas that kill jobs and fight for policies that lift up ...

Brady Announces Senior Staff Change for Ways and Means Republicans

January 27, 2021 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON—The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) announced changes to his senior staff for the Committee, naming Derek Theurer as the new Republican chief tax counsel: “We are excited to welcome Derek and his deep expertise on how the tax code can lead to more jobs, higher paychecks, and greater opportunity for ...

Brady: We Support Wage AND Job Increases for All

January 26, 2021 — Coronavirus Bulletin

THE WOODLANDS--The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after reports surfaced that Democrats are considering tax hikes to force another new federal mandate that would hurt struggling small businesses and ...

Brady Statement on Janet Yellen’s Confirmation at Secretary of the Treasury

January 25, 2021 — Press Releases

WASHINGTON--The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement after the U.S. Senate voted to confirm Dr. Janet Yellen as the next Secretary for the U.S. Department of Treasury: “Dr. Yellen’s historic confirmation as the first female Treasury Secretary is a testament to her public service, professional ...