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  • Brady: The Time to Repeal Obamacare is Now
    Posted in Press Releases on March 22, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health Care

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congressman Brady (TX-08) delivered the following opening statement at the House Rules Committee hearing on the American Health Care Act: "Chairman Sessions, Ranking Member McGovern, Members of the Rules Committee – thank you for allowing me to testify in support of the American Health Care Act, and thank you for your consideration of this important legislation to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. "The Affordable Care Act – also known as Obamacare – has been o... Read more

  • Brady Backs America’s Veterans
    Posted in Press Releases on March 17, 2017 | Preview rr

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  • Brady Backs America's Troops
    Posted in Press Releases on March 8, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the FY 2017 Department of Defense Appropriations Bill. This bill funds critical defense priorities, including military readiness and a 2.1% pay raise for our troops. Congressman Kevin Brady (TX-08) issued the following statement after voting for the bill: Congress has no greater Constitutional responsibility than to provide for the common defense. Today, our armed forces face a number of unprecedented threats to our national secu... Read more

  • Obamacare-Gone
    Posted in Press Releases on March 7, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health Care

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  • Republicans Release Legislation to Repeal and Replace Obamacare
    Posted in Press Releases on March 6, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health Care

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – 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. Upon releasi... Read more

  • President Trump's Cabinet just got one Texan Better
    Posted in Press Releases on March 2, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Former Texas Governor Rick Perry has just been confirmed by the Senate as Secretary of the Department of Energy. U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady (TX-08) released the following statement: "Today is truly a day to celebrate in Texas! Former Texas Governor Rick Perry will champion energy for economic prosperity. Texas is the energy capital of our nation, and Rick Perry’s experience and knowledge of that industry will serve him well. I look forward to working with Governor Perry in W... Read more

  • Working Together to Unite America
    Posted in Press Releases on March 1, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, Congressman Kevin Brady (TX-08) released the following statement after President Trump’s Address to a Joint Session of Congress: p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 14.0px Verdana; color: #3f3f3f} p.p2 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 14.0px Verdana; color: #3f3f3f; min-height: 17.0px} span.s1 {font-kerning: none} I applaud the President's message last night. He sent a clear message to unite Americans across our nation and dared to build a better future ... Read more

  • Brady Bill Blocks Obama-era Regulation
    Posted in Press Releases on February 15, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, the U.S. House passed Congressman Kevin Brady’s legislation to stop an Obama-era Labor Department regulation on unemployment insurance benefits. U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady (TX-08) issued the following statement: The American people are sick and tired of unaccountable federal bureaucrats abusing their authority to undercut the will of Congress and the American people. This legislation places a check on blatant executive overreach that all but prohibits states from impl... Read more

  • Veterans Come First on Capitol Hill
    Posted in Press Releases on February 14, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. House of Representatives passed a set of bills designed to improve support for Veterans and their employers. Following their passage, U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady (TX-08) issued the following statement: These bills reflect our continued commitment to veterans and the people who support them. This House and President Trump are dedicated to finding new ways to ensure veterans have the assistance they need and to honor those who put our veterans first. BACKGROUND - Bi... Read more

  • Brady on New Iran Sanctions
    Posted in Press Releases on February 3, 2017 | Preview rr

    U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady (TX-08) released the following statement on President Trump's decision to impose new sanctions on Iran. Iran's latest ballistic missile test was a deliberate and alarming act. I support President Trump's swift action to impose sanctions and hold Iran accountable. As Iran continues to challenge us, and our ally Israel, with their missile program, America must respond with a loud and clear message that there will be consequences. New sanctions are a start in putting mu... Read more