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  • Gun Control Bill Rejects Extreme Demands, But “Red Flag” Laws Raise Constitutional Concerns
    Posted in Press Releases on June 24, 2022 | Preview rr

    Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman Kevin Brady (TX-08) made the following statement after voting against the Senate gun control bill that raises Constitutional concerns. “To be fair, this bill does include some ideas I support including more mental health funding to help prevent mass shootings, resources to make our schools safer, and harsher criminal penalties on… Read more

  • Brady Announces 2022 Military Academy Appointees
    Posted in Press Releases on June 16, 2022 | Preview rr

    Washington, D.C. - Congressman Kevin Brady (TX-08) is pleased to announce the outstanding students from the 8th Congressional District of Texas who have accepted appointments to attend U.S. military service academies after being nominated by his office. Earlier this month, Congressman Brady hosted his annual Military Academy Send-off Breakfast to honor the 18 students from TX-08 who will… Read more

  • Brady: Under President Biden, Working Women Haven’t Faced an Economy This Bad in Decades
    Posted in Press Releases on June 15, 2022 | Preview rr

    Under President Biden, workers and families are suffering from a dangerous baby formula shortage, raging inflation, and shrinking family budgets. In opening remarks for a full Committee hearing, Republican Leader on the Ways and Means Committee Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) outlined solutions to address the worker shortage and inflation for a stronger economy. READ: LETTER: Under… Read more

  • Brady: A Long Hot Summer of Biden-Flation Has Begun
    Posted in Press Releases on June 14, 2022 | Preview rr

    Wholesale prices for businesses jumped 10.8 percent from the previous year, according to a new Producer Price Index (PPI) report from the Department of Labor. Ways and Means Republican Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement: “This is more bad news for consumers. "For six months in a row, Main Street businesses have been hit by double-digit inflation –… Read more

  • Brady Statement on Democrats' Ineffective Gun Legislation
    Posted in Press Releases on June 8, 2022 | Preview rr

    Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman Kevin Brady (TX-08) made the following statement after voting against the rushed and ineffective gun legislation set forth by Democrats. "To address gun violence, it’s not enough to simply “do something" – we need to do something that works. Many of the deadliest cities in America are located in model gun control states, whose… Read more

  • Brady: Small Businesses Losing Jobs Red Flag for Looming Recession
    Posted in Press Releases on June 3, 2022 | Preview rr

    Ways and Means Republican Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement after the release of the May Jobs Report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics: “In addition to a shrinking economy, slowing job growth and crushing inflation, America’s small businesses have lost jobs three out of the last four months. This is a big red flag that often signals a recession is around the… Read more

  • AMICUS LETTER: Brady Warns of Texas Central Railroad's Lack of Progress and Funding for High-Speed Rail Project
    Posted in Press Releases on May 17, 2022 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON — Yesterday, Congressmen Kevin Brady (TX-08), Jake Ellzey (TX-06) and Michael McCaul (TX-10) sent an amicus letter to the Supreme Court of Texas warning of Texas Central Railroad's lack of progress and funding at the federal level for their proposed Dallas to Houston high-speed rail project. "As the Supreme Court of Texas could determine the outcome of an… Read more

  • Brady: Double-Digit Price Hikes Hitting Main Street Businesses, Signalling More High Inflation Ahead for Consumers
    Posted in Press Releases on May 12, 2022 | Preview rr

    Wholesale prices jumped 11 percent from the previous year, according to a new Producer Price Index (PPI) report from the Department of Labor. Ways and Means Republican Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement: “When Main Street businesses get hit with double-digit increases in prices, consumers are the ones who ultimately pay.   “This is the fifth straight… Read more

  • Inflation Worse Than Expectations in April
    Posted in Press Releases on May 11, 2022 | Preview rr

    After the Bureau of Labor Statistics released its April Consumer Price Index reporting consumer prices increased 8.3 percent from a year ago, Ways and Means Republican Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement: “This is more bad news for workers and local businesses. April was another month of raging Bidenflation – punishing price hikes, core… Read more

  • Brady Receives ‘Champion of Energy’ Award from Energy Workforce & Technology Council
    Posted in Press Releases on May 11, 2022 | Preview rr

    Today, the Energy Workforce & Technology Council honored Congressman Brady (TX-08) with the Champion of Energy award during a lunch in Washington, D.C., for his relentless and uncompromising commitment to the oil field services industry and the domestic energy sector. “It is an honor to name Congressman Brady with our Champion of Energy award,” said Leslie Beyer, CEO, Energy… Read more