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Brady’s Return to Work Bonus Proposal Gains Steam

June 03, 2020 — Blog

Recently, Ways and Means Republican Leader Kevin Brady (R-TX) introduced the Reopening America by Supporting Workers and Businesses Act of 2020. The proposal was first discussed publicly during interviews with Maria Bartiromo in early ...

New Online Tools for Seniors Who Have Lost Health Coverage at Work

June 03, 2020 — Blog

Important News: If you are a senior who has lost your health insurance coverage due to the coronavirus, you may be eligible to qualify for a Special Enrollment Period in Medicare Part B. Who can apply? Any American who is 65 or older who has had group health plan coverage – or, job-based health care – within the last eight months of you or your spouse’s ...

Administration Takes Steps to Help Nation Continue to Fight Opioid Crisis

June 02, 2020 — Blog

Key points: The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced today that the Agency has awarded $20.3 million in grants “to increase the number of fellows at accredited addiction medicine and addiction psychiatry fellowship programs.” Given to 44 recipients, these dollars will go toward training addiction specialists at facilities in high need ...

Brady Introduces Return To Work Bonus Legislation

June 01, 2020 — Blog

Washington, D.C. – Today, the top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) introduced the Reopening America by Supporting Workers and Businesses Act of 2020. This bill will help local businesses rebuild their workforce quickly by turning these unemployment benefits into a back-to-work bonus that will provide a bump to workers and help ...

Brady Intros Bill Demanding States Allow Small Cities and Rural Governments to Receive COVID-19 Relief Funds

June 01, 2020 — Blog

Washington, D.C. – Today, the top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) introduced legislation demanding states do as Congress intended: Stop hoarding federal Coronavirus Relief Funds (CRF) and distribute the money to those rural communities and smaller cities and towns that need it most. Upon introduction of the legislation, Rep. Brady released ...

Brady Statement on the Passing of Sam Johnson

May 27, 2020 — Press Releases

Washington, D.C. – The top Republican on the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement upon the announcement of the passing of Sam Johnson, former Chairman of the Ways and Means Committee: "From the skies over North Korea to the infamous 'Hanoi Hilton' to the Halls of Congress, America has known few ...