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  • Gorsuch is a Strong Choice for Supreme Court
    Posted in Press Releases on January 31, 2017 | Preview rr

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  • Brady Says NO to Tax Funded Abortions
    Posted in Press Releases on January 24, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health Care

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  • Kari’s Law will make 9-1-1 Work for Everyone
    Posted in Press Releases on January 23, 2017 | Preview rr

    Kari’s Law will make 9-1-1 Work for Everyone WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, the House passed Kari's Law Act 2017 (H.R. 582). This Brady sponsored legislation is designed to prevent another tragedy by requiring all Multi-Line Telephone Systems (MLTS) to have a default setting that allows people to directly dial 9-1-1, without the need for additional digits or prefix. U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady (TX-08) released the following statement: I am honored to support this bill, in memory of Kari Hunt, so tha... Read more

  • House Fires Down Obama's Midnight Rules
    Posted in Press Releases on January 4, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, the U.S. House passed H.R. 21, the Midnight Rules Relief Act of 2017, a bill designed to provide greater congressional oversight of burdensome regulations issued during the final days of a president’s term. U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady released the following statement: “This bill gives Congress the power to stop the rush of midnight regulations by the Obama administration, which can reach into a third term without any accountability. I encourage the Senate to act on thi... Read more

  • Protecting Our Borders
    Posted in Press Releases on December 7, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Border Security

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Yesterday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Cross-Border Trade Enhancement Act of 2016. This bipartisan legislation authorizes the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to negotiate alternative financing arrangements for certain services and the construction and maintenance of infrastructure at land ports of entry. U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady released the following statement: “The bill is a solution to help Customs and Border Protection enforce our trade laws, ... Read more

  • Safeguarding America
    Posted in Press Releases on December 2, 2016 | Preview rr

    Safeguarding America For Immediate Release December 2, 2016 Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. House of Representatives passed the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which funds our troops and helps keep Americans safe. The 2017 NDAA provides a firm foundation from which the Trump administration can start restoring our Armed Forces, support our troops and protect our homeland. U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady (TX-08) issued the following statement: “Fully funding the men and women who sacri... Read more

  • Brady Gavels into Second Year as Chair
    Posted in Press Releases on December 2, 2016 | Preview rr

    Brady Gavels into Second Year as Chair Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady (TX-08) was unanimously re-elected to serve as Chairman of the House Ways & Means Committee for the 115th Congress. Chairman Brady issued the following statement: “I’m honored and thrilled to be re-elected to serve as Chairman of the Ways and Means Committee. Most importantly, as Chairman I can lead and shape major policies that can help improve the lives of all Texans, issues I have worked a lifetime o... Read more

  • U.S. House Spotlight Shines on Veterans
    Posted in Press Releases on November 30, 2016 | Preview rr

    U.S. House Spotlight Shines on Veterans Washington, D.C. – With today’s vote, the U.S. House of Representatives has passed seven House bills this week to assist Veterans with jobs, education needs, health benefits, processing VA claims, Health Savings Accounts and more. U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady (TX-08) issued the following statement: “After our annual Veterans Resource Fair I boarded a plane for Washington, DC to vote on behalf of my heroes. I’m proud that including today’s bill, over 55 bil... Read more

  • House Votes to Stop Harmful Midnight Regulations
    Posted in Press Releases on November 17, 2016 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. House passed the Midnight Rules Relief Act [H.R. 5982], providing greater congressional oversight of any onerous regulations issued during the final days of a president’s term. Congressman Kevin Brady (TX-08) released the following statement: “This bill will prevent President Obama from forcing through any burdensome and costly, last minute regulations before leaving office." BACKGROUND – The term “Midnight Rules” refers to regulations that are often pushed through in th... Read more

  • Americans Invited To Help Shape New Tax Code
    Posted in Press Releases on October 27, 2016 | Preview rr

    U.S. Congressman Brady, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, and leader of the House GOP Better Way effort to reform America's broken tax code, announces a new national video on the tax reform plan. "This is not Washington's tax code, it belongs to the American people. Taxpayers ought to have a real say in the way you are taxed. We invite you to view this video, come to our website to learn more about our "Built for Growth” tax reform plan, and speak up," said Brady. House Republicans... Read more