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  • Grimes residents eligible for FEMA
    Posted in In The News on October 18, 2017 | Preview rr

    By Nicole Shupe Examiner editor Grimes County residents who were impacted by Hurricane Harvey may now apply for individual assistance, unemployment assistance and FEMA, courtesy of an amended Presidential Disaster Declaration. “Making sure Grimes County individuals and the communities can get help with disaster assistance is really important,” said U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady. “I credit the work of the Grimes County Judge, mayors and local officials in making sure we could make the case to be a... Read more

  • Pro-Consumer Tax Reform Lowers Rates for Everybody
    Posted in In The News on October 16, 2017 | Preview rr

    With true game-changing tax reform one step closer to the finish line with the 2018 budget resolution passing the House and scheduled for the Senate vote during the week of October 16th, Washington policy wonks have had a field day debating and clashing swords over the tax reform framework GOP leaders released last month. Unfortunately, lost in the muddle of their pie charts, graphs and projections is how all of this will impact America’s consumers. Consumer spending accounts for approximately 5... Read more

  • Tax reform to put more money into your pockets
    Posted in In The News on October 14, 2017 | Preview rr

    Not long ago, our president came before the American public and was blunt about the state of the federal tax code in this country. It’s “rigged,” he said loudly. The code “makes no sense” and “has to change.” He called on Congress to “simplify the system. Get rid of the loopholes,” and “lower the corporate tax rate” — one that ranks among the highest in the industrialized world. Although the words sound familiar, the president who delivered them might not be the one you’re thinking of: They’re f... Read more

  • Rep. Kevin Brady on the radio with Sean Hannity
    Posted in In The News on October 13, 2017 | Preview rr

    CLICK HERE to listen to U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady, the chairman of the House Ways and Committee discuss tax reform with Sean Hannity. Read more

  • Texas Delegation Secures $15 Billion in Disaster Funds in Emergency Funding Bill
    Posted in In The News on October 13, 2017 | Preview rr

    Addresses Immediate Needs of Texas Families & Communities ________________________________________ After a late night meeting with leaders of the U.S. House of Representatives, and consulting with Governor Abbott, members of the Texas delegation have identified nearly $15 billion of emergency funding for Texas to be included in the emergency disaster funding bill that passed the House this afternoon. In a telephone call with members of the Texas Delegation, Governor Abbott expressed his commitme... Read more

  • Emergency disaster funding for Texans to bridge gap of rapidly draining FEMA funds
    Posted in In The News on October 13, 2017 | Preview rr

    Nearly $15 billion of emergency disaster funding for Texas has passed through the U.S. House of Representatives, including $11 billion to pay for anticipated claims for flood insurance for victims of Hurricane Harvey. U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady (R-TX 8th District), along with members of a Texas delegation, released the following joint statement after passage of the disaster supplemental appropriations package. "Our top priority is to make sure money doesn't run out in the next few weeks for Te... Read more

  • Hometown Heroes honored at The Woodlands Celebration of Excellence gala
    Posted in In The News on October 13, 2017 | Preview rr

    The Woodlands Celebration of Excellence Gala themed “Midnight in the Garden” welcomed over 750 guests at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center Saturday, October 7. The 18th annual event, co-chaired by Jenny Coyle and Jena McCrann, was dedicated to honoring the 2017 Hometown Heroes and raising essential funds for Interfaith of The Woodlands. This year’s event surpassed all expectations raising $1.3 million for crisis assistance in South Montgomery County. Upon arrival, guests ... Read more

  • Grimes County Added To FEMA’s Hurricane Harvey Assistance Area
    Posted in In The News on October 12, 2017 | Preview rr

    Posted by Bill Oliver Congressman Kevin Brady has announced the addition of Grimes County to the federal Hurricane Harvey disaster declaration for individual assistance. That means Grimes County property owners and residents impacted by the storm may now be eligible for FEMA help. Applications for individual assistance can be filed online or by telephone. The FEMA website is www.DisasterAssistance.gov. Phone numbers are 800-621-3362; those who have a speech disability or hearing loss and use TTY... Read more

  • Brady: New House budget paves the way for "once-in-a-generation, transformational tax reform."
    Posted in In The News on October 12, 2017 | Preview rr

    From Congressman Brady: Last November, the American people gave Republicans the House, the Senate and the White House with one clear message: come together and unite around President Trump’s agenda to Make America Great Again. In the House of Representatives, we’ve done just that, passing legislation to repeal Obamacare, roll back Dodd-Frank, and strengthen our military. These are just a few of our major accomplishments, and I’m proud of the work we have done to make it happen. Despite this effo... Read more

  • Tax Reform: Just what Main Street Ordered
    Posted in In The News on October 11, 2017 | Preview rr
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    USA Daily Chronicles Kevin Price Recently USA Daily Chronicles visited with Kevin Brady (R-TX), who is Chairman of the most powerful committee in the US House of Representatives — the Ways and Means Committee. Chairman Brady provided a compelling case for tax reform. It will generate more jobs, make taxes fairer, and ultimately provide more take home pay. It is overdue by decades and it is the most sweeping reform since the 1980s, when Ronald Reagan’s Revolution changed the US economy positively... Read more