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  • Rep. Erik Paulsen tries to sell tax code overhaul
    Posted in In The News on August 18, 2017 | Preview rr

    U.S. Rep. Erik Paulsen, left, and Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady, right, during an interview with Star Tribune at Best Buy headquarters, Thursday, August 17, 2017 in Richfield, Minn. By J. Patrick Coolican, Star Tribune U.S. Rep. Erik Paulsen pitched an overhaul of the U.S. tax code Thursday at Best Buy headquarters, trying to build support for one of his own top priorities as Republicans in Washington struggle for major accomplishments. Paulsen and colleague U.S. Rep. Kevin Brady of Texas... Read more

  • Rep. Brady Unveils Simplified Tax Blueprint At Reagan Ranch
    Posted in In The News on August 17, 2017 | Preview rr

    Ways & Means Chairman vows simplified tax plan will ease taxation burden, remove special interests and help create jobs. By Bryan Kirk (Patch Staff) House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady unveiled a comprehensive tax reform plan that Brady and other key Republican leaders believe will jumpstart the economy. Brady, who was joined by other Republican lawmakers, made the announcement Wednesday evening at Ronald Reagan’s Rancho del Cielo, in Santa Barbara, Ca., 31 years to the date that Reagan si... Read more

  • 3 takeaways from Texas Rep. Kevin Brady's speech urging Congress to defeat 'monster of a tax code'
    Posted in In The News on August 17, 2017 | Preview rr

    Written by Tom Benning, Washington Bureau Texas Rep. Kevin Brady, the House's top tax writer, urged Congress on Wednesday to defeat America's "monster of a tax code," saying that lawmakers must face down the "monumental challenge" that's stifling economic growth. Speaking from former President Ronald Reagan's ranch in California, the Houston-area Republican lamented that Washington has dithered for the last three decades by "sitting on the sidelines and reverting back to bad, old habits." "We ca... Read more

  • Brady at Reagan Ranch-Tax Reform
    Posted in In The News on August 17, 2017 | Preview rr

    House Ways & Means Committee Chairman and our 8th District congressman, Kevin Brady, delivered a speech on tax reform from the Reagan Ranch in California Wednesday. It was 31 years ago that congress agreed on a tax reform package during the Reagan administration. Read more

  • Kevin Brady set to push GOP tax agenda from Reagan ranch
    Posted in In The News on August 16, 2017 | Preview rr

    By Kevin Diaz WASHINGTON – In the buildup to the GOP's effort to streamline and cut taxes, Congressman Kevin Brady of The Woodlands will deliver a speech Wednesday at the late President Ronald Reagan's Ranch in California. The speech, billed as a demonstration of how "tax reform will directly improve the lives of Texans and all Americans," will stream live at 4:30 central time on Brady's Facebook page and the Ways and Means Committee's Facebook page. Brady, chairman of the House Ways and Means C... Read more

  • U.S. Rep. Brady invokes Reagan in tax talk gathering
    Posted in In The News on August 16, 2017 | Preview rr

    By John S. Marshall, jmarshall@hcnonline.com Congressman Kevin Brady is invoking the memory of former President Ronald Reagan as he works to drum up support for what he says would be the first major changes to the nation's tax system in more than 30 years – dramatic alterations that a Democratic challenger doubts will ever become law. Speaking to about 100 people, a welcoming mix of business owners, local officials, nearby residents and others during a breakfast gathering at the plush April Soun... Read more

  • U.S. Rep. Kevin Brady: Committee is 'on track' for new tax reform bill this year
    Posted in In The News on August 15, 2017 | Preview rr

    Jack Witthaus, Reporter Houston Business Journal U.S. Rep. Kevin Brady — who represents Texas' 8th district around The Woodlands area and chairs the House Ways and Means Committee — said a "fleshed in" framework for a tax reform bill could be ready as early as September or October. The Republican representative's goal is to put a bill on President Donald Trump's desk by the end of the year, he told the Houston Business Journal Aug. 14. A new tax reform bill, which aims to simplify the tax code, ... Read more

  • Rep. Kevin Brady: We are on track to deliver bold tax reform this year
    Posted in In The News on August 15, 2017 | Preview rr

    Don't believe tax reform polls, Americans 'hungry for something better,' says top House GOP tax writer The House Ways and Means chairman says Republicans on Capitol Hill and President Trump are united on taxes, unlike on health care. "We are on track to deliver transformational, bold, tax reform this year," the Texas congressman predicts. Brady plans to deliver a major speech on taxes at the Reagan Ranch in Santa Barbara, California, on Wednesday. Matthew J. Belvedere | @Matt_Belvedere House Way... Read more

  • U.S. Congressman to propose tax reform legislation by end of 2017: 4 takeaways from Rep. Kevin Brady’s legislative update
    Posted in In The News on August 15, 2017 | Preview rr

    By Kelly Schafler U.S. Rep. Kevin Brady aims to propose comprehensive tax reform legislation by the end of 2017. Brady delivered a legislative update to the local community at the April Sound Country Club on Tuesday morning, speaking about topics like revamping the U.S. tax code and the division between Republicans and Democrats on repealing the Affordable Care Act. Here is what you missed from Brady’s legislative update: Tax reform initiatives On Tuesday, Brady said he plans to propose tax refo... Read more

  • Brady Briefing: Listening to & Fighting for District 8
    Posted in In The News on August 14, 2017 | Preview rr

    By U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady, R - The Woodlands "How many of you are pleased with the way you are taxed?" By the end of this week I'll have asked thousands of you that very question in town halls from Crockett to Huntsville and with local workers throughout our district. Washington's broken tax code is one of the worst in the world. It's left our nation straggling in 31st place among our 35 major competitors. That's one reason our companies, jobs and research are moving overseas. You deserve... Read more