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  • Brady Briefing: Women's History Month
    Posted in In The News on March 12, 2018 | Preview rr

    By: U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady With the help of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, our economy is finally starting to fire on all cylinders. The Department of Labor indicated that in the first two months of 2018, the economy added an average of 276,000 jobs a month-far more than this time last year-and the proportion of people in their prime working years-25 to 54-who are working, is at its highest level since 2008. In addition to strong jobs gains and unemployment nearing its lowest level since the t... Read more

  • Brady Briefing for 2/26/18
    Posted in In The News on February 27, 2018 | Preview rr

    The Brady Briefing is a periodical feature on USA Daily Times and many other media news sites. They are updates on key national policy issues by Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX). Brady is a senior House Republican and Chairman of the most powerful Committee in the House — the Ways and Means. By Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) This past week I enjoyed crisscrossing the Eighth Congressional District to listen to you about issues impacting your life. On the trail I had the chance to discuss tax reform and receive f... Read more

  • KTRH: Brady on Florida School Shooting
    Posted in In The News on February 16, 2018 | Preview rr

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  • Ways & Means Chair Discusses House Economic Agenda Following GOP Retreat
    Posted in In The News on February 6, 2018 | Preview rr

    House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement after Ways and Means Committee Republicans concluded their annual retreat to lay out their policy agenda for 2018: Caption: Congressman Brady updates reporters about policy agenda discussions in the Ways and Means Committee hearing room. “We had a positive, and I think very productive series of discussions today about how we build off the success of 2017 in this year. We have a new tax code, a stronger econ... Read more

  • Senior House Republican Celebrates Healthy Jobs Report
    Posted in In The News on February 2, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) released the following statement in response to the Labor Department’s January 2018 jobs report: “This report marks a strong start to 2018 as our economy continues to improve under President Trump. Every day, American businesses are making commitments to invest in the greatest asset our nation has: the American people. They’re creating more job opportunities, boosting paychecks, and bringing money back to strengthen our communitie... Read more

  • Brady Visited Dialysis Patients Living with End Stage Renal Disease
    Posted in In The News on January 29, 2018 | Preview rr

    THE WOODLANDS, TX – Last week, Congressman Kevin Brady visited with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients and caregivers at a Fresenius Kidney Care clinic to learn about their treatment and thank caregivers for rising to the task of accommodating hundreds of displaced patients dependent on life-sustaining dialysis in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. “As we saw time and again during Harvey, the people of Houston and Texas came together to help each other,” Rep. Brady said. “These caregivers put th... Read more

  • Your New and Improved Take Home Pay
    Posted in In The News on January 26, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Your Taxes

    The U.S. Treasury Department recently released updated income tax withholding guidance reflecting the enactment of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Here’s a quick rundown of the Five Ws –Who, What, Where, When, and Why – to help you understand what this means for you. Why These Updates Mean More Take-Home Pay Federal tax withholding is how much of your pay the federal government takes from every paycheck. Under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the federal government will take less because the law lowers tax... Read more

  • Chris Salcedo: Brady calls democrats hypocrites on government shutdown
    Posted in In The News on January 19, 2018 | Preview rr

    Rep. Kevin Brady told Chris Salcedo that the democrats are being hypocrites on the government shutdown. CLICK HERE to hear full interview. Read more

  • Mother of soldier killed in action moved to tears by Willis wreath ceremony
    Posted in In The News on December 30, 2017 | Preview rr

    By Meagan Ellsworth, Former Willis City Councilwoman Josey Billnoske, 89, wept and felt honored as she watched a video of U.S. Rep. Kevin Brady, R-The Woodlands, and Precinct 1 Justice of the Peace Wayne Mack kneel at her son's grave 120 miles away from her home in Nederland. Brady and Mack joined the American Legion Post 618 in honoring her son, Johnnie Carl Lawson Jr., who was killed in action in 1967 while serving in the Vietnam War at age 21. The American Legion Auxiliary Post No. 618 member... Read more

  • Brady says tax reform will strengthen sluggish economy
    Posted in In The News on December 27, 2017 | Preview rr

    By Nicole Shupe Examiner editor When businesses open after Jan. 1, there will be changes to the overall tax system, courtesy of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act signed into law by President Donald Trump on Friday morning. “Ultimately, it means jobs — jobs, jobs, jobs,” said President Donald Trump in a press conference Dec. 20. Amid national controversy on the viability of the economic expansion that the reform will provide, legislatures in both the House and Senate met the deadline set earlier this yea... Read more