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  • USA Today: Rep. Kevin Brady: Health care relief
    Posted in In The News on March 8, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health Care

    This week, House Republicans are taking significant steps to repeal and replace Obamacare. Known as the American Health Care Act, our fiscally responsible legislation will accomplish two urgent priorities: Providing Americans with immediate relief from the failing law. Laying a strong foundation for a 21st century health care system based on what patients and families need, not what Washington dictates. The fact is, Obamacare has harmed far more people than it has helped. As President Trump said... Read more

  • The Wall Street Journal: The Health Bill You’ve Waited For
    Posted in In The News on March 7, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health Care

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  • Rep. Kevin Brady on the Hugh Hewitt Show
    Posted in In The News on March 7, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Your Taxes

    CLICK HERE to listen to Congressman Kevin Brady break down the AHCA on the Hugh Hewitt national radio show. Read more

  • U.S. Daily Review: Obamacare: GOP on Ways and Means Offer Sweeping Repeal, Replace
    Posted in In The News on March 6, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health Care

    Today, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare through a budget process known as reconciliation. The legislation, part of House Republicans’ American Health Care Act, delivers relief from Obamacare’s taxes and mandates and advances policies proposed by President Trump to enhance and expand health savings accounts and provide tax credits to help Americans access quality, affordable health care. The Ways and Means Committee ha... Read more

  • Eastex Advocate: Coldspring Post Office Officially Renamed for Slain Rural Mail Carrier
    Posted in In The News on March 5, 2017 | Preview rr

    The Coldspring rural mail carrier who was murdered in May 2013 while delivering mail now has a post office named in her memory. On Friday morning, March 3, around 250 people, including the family and friends of Eddie Marie Youngblood, her former coworkers and delegation from the National Rural Letter Carriers Association (NRLCA) and the U.S. Postal Service, gathered on the grounds of the Coldspring post office for the unveiling of a marker that officially renames the post office as the E. Marie ... Read more

  • Vox: House Ways and Means Committee Chair Kevin Brady on taking the hard road on reform.
    Posted in In The News on March 3, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Your Taxes

    A key Republican explains why he wants to reinvent taxes, not just cut them There’s an easy way to cut taxes in Washington, and there is a ludicrously hard way. The easy way is just to cut tax rates. The hard way is to cut rates while also limiting some deductions; the ludicrously hard way is to do all that while also taxing something that was not taxed before, to help offset the cuts. That sort of effort is more commonly known as “comprehensive tax reform,” and Washington hasn’t really pulled i... Read more

  • KTRH: Rep. Kevin Brady on KTRH's Matt Patrick
    Posted in In The News on March 1, 2017 | Preview rr

    Congressman Kevin Brady joined KTRH's Matt Patrick on Houston's Morning News to recap President Trump's first speech to a Joint Session of Congress. CLICK HERE to listen to the interview. CLICK HERE to read more on KTRH.com Read more

  • Conroe Courier: All Eyes on the Nation's Capitol
    Posted in In The News on February 28, 2017 | Preview rr

    This week, Congress welcomes President Trump to speak before a Joint Session of Congress. For the first time since his inauguration, America have the opportunity to hear the president outline his vision for our great nation as well as his view of the challenges which lie ahead. Remaining true to his promises, the President is acting swiftly to slash job-killing regulations that hurt our local businesses, lessen the economic harm of ObamaCare, improve border security and prevent foreign terrorist... Read more

  • Houston Chronicle: Trump administration drops Texas voter ID claim
    Posted in In The News on February 27, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Trump administration is abandoning the government's six-year-old claim that Texas' voter ID law was intended to discriminate against Hispanics and other minorities, signaling a new course in one of the signature voting rights cases brought by former President Barack Obama. The about-face came on the eve of Tuesday's scheduled hearing before U.S. District Court Judge Nelva Gonzales Ramos in Corpus Christi. It also came a week after the U.S. Justice Department and Texas Atto... Read more

  • Washington Examiner: Ways & Means chair: Obamacare replacement bill on track for March
    Posted in In The News on February 27, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health Care

    Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady, R-Texas, said House Republicans are fully engrossed in overhauling how Americans get health insurance and are on track to have a bill ready by March. "We're in substantive discussions with our members," Brady said Monday, dismissing rumors that Republicans are stalled in their quest to repeal the Affordable Care Act. "Now we're really filling in the details, asking for the scores and estimates. This is a very substantive phase right now and we're s... Read more