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  • Matt Patrick with Congressman Kevin Brady about Trump agenda for tax reform
    Posted in In The News on May 20, 2017 | Preview rr

    Houston's Morning News with Matt Patrick welcomes Woodlands Congressman Kevin Brady, chairman of the House Ways & Means Committee to discuss Trump agenda for tax reform. CLICK HERE to listen to the interview. PERMALINK Read more

  • When Farmers Succeed, America Succeeds
    Posted in In The News on May 19, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Your Taxes, Trade

    By: Chairman Kevin Brady Editor's Note: Farm Policy Facts is pleased to publish a guest editorial from U.S. Representative Kevin Brady, the chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, that highlights the policies his committee is working on to help our agricultural producers succeed. Farmers today face a number of challenges that drive up production costs and affect U.S. competitiveness in the global market. We applaud the hard work of lawmakers like Chairman Brady and others who work on beh... Read more

  • Tax Reform Urgent, Business Leaders Testify on Capitol Hill
    Posted in In The News on May 19, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Your Taxes

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — One of the most prevalent tax reform messages that came out of five business leaders testifying on Capitol Hill Thursday was the absolute urgency of passing tax legislation for not only their companies and owners, but their employees, quality jobs, the American economy and U.S. businesses’ ability to compete internationally. The House Ways and Means Committee hearing on tax reform opened with Chairman Kevin Brady’s statement which focused on growing the American economy with j... Read more

  • Brady: A new day for health care
    Posted in In The News on May 10, 2017 | Preview rr

    Written By: U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee The U.S. House of Representatives took an historic first step in repealing Obamacare last week. This comes after seven years and over 200 committee hearings outlining the growing problems and impending collapse of Obamacare. In Texas, we have seen nine insurance providers leave the market in the last two years, and 94 out of 254 counties have just one insurance provider. This leaves 1.2 million Texans with f... Read more

  • Senior House Republican: AHCA Provides More Health Care Options
    Posted in In The News on May 9, 2017 | Preview rr

    By USDR As more of Obamacare’s insurance marketplaces are “on the verge of imploding”—leaving some counties without a single insurance provider—House Republicans passed legislation last week to rescue Americans from this collapsing health care law. Known as the American Health Care Act (AHCA), the legislation is a major step forward in repealing $1 trillion of Obamacare’s crushing taxes and mandates, ending Washington’s intrusion into health care, and advancing conservative, free-market reforms ... Read more

  • Brady joins effort to have money from busted drug lord help pay for border wall
    Posted in In The News on May 2, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Border Security

    By: John S. Marshall U.S. Rep. Kevin Brady, R-The Woodlands, is joining an effort to have billions of dollars the U.S. is seeking to seize from a man once considered to be one of the world's richest and most powerful druglords go towards helping to pay for President Trump's proposed border wall. Brady is co-sponsoring the so-called El Chapo Act, or H.R. 2186, a bill that would take the estimated $14 billion the federal government says Joaquin Archivaldo Guzman, commonly known as "El Chapo," amas... Read more

  • Lone Star Family Health Center congratulates U.S. Representative Kevin Brady
    Posted in In The News on May 2, 2017 | Preview rr

    By: Lone Star Family Health The Lone Star Family Health Center (LSFHC) Board of Directors signed a letter of congratulations for U.S. Representative Kevin Brady on his receipt of the 2017 Distinguished Community Health Defender Award from the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC). This award recognizes elected officials that advocate for health center funding, co-sponsor important legislation, and engage with the health centers in their districts. At a luncheon at LSFHC in 201... Read more

  • He's at the Center of Congress' Toughest Battles — and Loving It
    Posted in In The News on May 1, 2017 | Preview rr

    By: Daniel Malloy He's at the Center of Congress' Toughest Battles — and Loving It The energy is long gone from the cavernous Maryland convention hall when Kevin Brady strides onstage on a Friday afternoon in February. Short, cue-ball-bald and easygoing, he’s as far as it gets from the morning’s entertainment at the Conservative Political Action Conference, when President Donald Trump amped up an electrified crowd. “Are you ready to tear this tax code up by its roots?” the 11-term congressman as... Read more

  • Brady: Inspired by trip to Reagan Ranch
    Posted in In The News on April 25, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Your Taxes

    As chairman of the tax-writing House Ways & Means Committee, I continue to be inspired by President Reagan's 1985 national address to the American people as he challenged them to join him in boldly reforming the broken, complex tax code. Read more

  • Rep. Brady on Tax Reform: 'We're going to get this done this year'
    Posted in In The News on April 25, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Your Taxes

    Kai Ryssdal April 24th, 2017 For this week at least, shove the GOP health care plan to the back of your mind. Come Friday night, the government is facing a shutdown should it fail to pass a bill to fund itself. And on Wednesday, the president is scheduled to announce his plan for tax reform. Rep. Kevin Brady, a Republican from Texas, is the chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee. Marketplace host Kai Ryssdal spoke with Brady about the coming week. The following is an edited transcript of... Read more