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  • Brady Helps Secure Extended Comment Period for Texas High Speed Rail Debate
    Posted in Press Releases on February 24, 2018 | Preview rr

    Washington, D.C. – The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) recently announced they will extend the comment period to March 9th, 2018 - an additional 17 days - for the Dallas to Houston High-Speed Rail Draft Environmental Impact Statement. This announcement follows Congressman Brady’s official request to the FRA to extend the comment period. U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady released the following statement: While an additional seventeen days is helpful, this is the first High Speed Rail project in ... Read more

  • Brady Has U.S. Military’s Back “Because They Have Ours”
    Posted in Press Releases on February 9, 2018 | Preview rr

    Washington, D.C. - U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady (TX-08) strongly supported passage of a two-year federal budget that makes a massive leap in rebuilding America’s armed forces while delivering almost $90 billion in disaster relief for Texas and all American families and communities hard hit by Hurricane Harvey and other major disasters in 2017. The bill includes more tax cuts, crucial help to eliminate the backlog of veterans cases, and funding for community health centers. The bill also slashed ... Read more

  • Welcome Back to Team Brady: Shana Teehan
    Posted in Press Releases on February 5, 2018 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady is excited to welcome Shana Teehan as his Senior Advisor and Director of Communications. Shana brings a wealth of institutional knowledge and over a decade of communication experience to Team Brady. She comes from the office of Senator Luther Strange (R-AL) where she served as Communications Director. Shana began her career on Capitol Hill as Congressman Brady’s Press Secretary and then served as Communications Director to Texas Congressman Will Hu... Read more

  • TEXAS HOUSE MEMBERS URGE SENATE ACTION ON HARVEY RELIEF
    Posted in Press Releases on February 2, 2018 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, DC – Yesterday several members of the Texas delegation wrote a letter to Senate leadership urging quick action on a third emergency supplemental spending bill to provide critical relief to impacted areas and the people who have been living in temporary shelter in the State of Texas since Hurricane Harvey made landfall last August. The House has acted to provide critical funds for Texas and the other states and territories damaged by the devastating hurricane season of 2017. The Senat... Read more

  • One Year Later: President Trump Delivered for the American People
    Posted in Press Releases on January 30, 2018 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Kevin Brady (TX-08) released the following statement ahead of President Trump’s State of the Union Address: "A year ago, President Trump laid out his vision to renew the American spirit and Make America Great Again. Wages are increasing—jobs are coming back to America—ISIS is on the run—and our military and economy no longer have one arm tied behind their back. American optimism and confidence in our future is on the rise and the benefits of tax reform have only ju... Read more

  • Brady Briefing: Building American Prosperity
    Posted in Press Releases on January 29, 2018 | Preview rr

    President Trump will deliver his first State of the Union Speech this week. My guest is Jim “Mac” McInvale, a successful businessman, founder of Gallery Furniture and world-class philanthropist who embodies the American Dream. President Trump’s first year has energized the sluggish U.S. economy he inherited by balancing regulation and enacting the first tax reform bill in 31 years—which I’m proud to have authored. In just one month since the tax cuts were signed into law, more than 250 American ... Read more

  • Protecting the Lives of Innocent Children
    Posted in Press Releases on January 19, 2018 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady (TX-08) released the following statement after the House passed major pro-life legislation, Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act: As tens of thousands of Americans march in D.C. today to celebrate the sanctity of life, the House took action to protect human life. Whether you’re pro-choice or strongly pro-life as I am, we can all find common ground in that any baby born alive should have immediate, emergency healthcare. I am proud to support... Read more

  • Brady Briefing: The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is Creating a New Era of American Prosperity
    Posted in Press Releases on January 16, 2018 | Preview rr

    Despite what the pundits and many naysayers in the media and Congress said, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is doing exactly what we promised. Since President Trump signed the bill into law, there has been daily news of businesses increasing wages, delivering bonuses, extending maternity and paternity leave, increasing 401(k) contributions and making major investments at home. To date, more than 160 American companies have announced more than $1.6 billion in new investments in the United States. Many ... Read more

  • Introducing Newest Team Brady Member: Heather Washburn
    Posted in Press Releases on January 4, 2018 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady is excited to welcome lifetime resident of Montgomery County and proud Texas A&M Aggie, Heather Washburn, as his new District Director. Heather brings a wealth of political knowledge and over a decade of teaching experience to Team Brady. She comes from Knox Jr. High where she taught science and served as head coach for a variety of sports teams. In her early career, Heather served as Senator Todd Staples’ District Coordinator and spent time managi... Read more

  • SIGNED INTO LAW: First Overhaul of Nation’s Tax Code in 31 Years
    Posted in Press Releases on December 22, 2017 | Preview rr
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    WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady (TX-08), lead author of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, today released the following statement after President Donald Trump signed this historic legislation into law: “Today is truly a historic day for the American people. By signing the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, President Trump put our nation’s broken tax code behind us and ignited a new era of American prosperity. This legislation will deliver real relief to hardworking families in my district and across... Read more