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  • Brady: Biden Administration’s Wasteful Appeal of Surprise Billing Ruling Disregards Clear Language of the Law
    Posted in Press Releases on April 26, 2022 | Preview rr

    After the Biden Administration announced it would appeal the Texas District Court’s ruling that reasserted Congress’s clear writing of the No Surprises Act, Ways and Means Republican Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement: “It’s disappointing the Biden Administration has announced it will appeal the Court’s decision to uphold Congress’s bipartisan ban on surprise billing. By choosing to fight both Congress and the Court, their actions confirm they intend to tilt the carefu... Read more

  • Brady, Crapo Demand Update on Criminal Breach of Taxpayer Data
    Posted in Press Releases on April 18, 2022 | Preview rr

    Nearly 10 months later, the Biden Administration still does not know what taxpayer data was stolen and leaked to ProPublica last summer. It’s hard to investigate a crime when you don’t know what was stolen. In a letter to Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen, top Republicans on the House and Senate tax panels are requesting an update on the investigation. The letter, sent by House Ways and Means Ranking Member Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Ranking Member of the Senate Finance Committee Sen. Mike Crapo ... Read more

  • Brady: With Record Surge in Wholesale Prices, Americans Should Brace for Even Higher Inflation Ahead
    Posted in Press Releases on April 13, 2022 | Preview rr

    After the Department of Labor’s Producer Price Index showed the highest surge in wholesale prices on record, Ways and Means Republican Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement: "Inflation is clearly out of control, and with record higher wholesale prices for businesses -- at double digit inflation -- American workers should brace for even more pain ahead under President Biden. "There's no question that America is in a devastating wage-price spiral that is worsening each mont... Read more

  • Brady: With Inflation Raging and Getting Worse, When Will President Biden Admit We Are In a Dangerous Wage-Price Spiral?
    Posted in Press Releases on April 12, 2022 | Preview rr

    After the Bureau of Labor Statistics released its March Consumer Price Index reporting that prices surged further by 8.5 percent from the previous year, the highest increase in 40 years, Ways and Means Republican Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement: “Inflation is raging and getting worse. Workers and families are taking another big pay cut, with $5,700 in lost wages on average thanks to President Biden’s failed leadership. More and more Americans feel financially worse ... Read more

  • Brady: Tax Hikes on Small Businesses End Up in Higher Prices for Americans
    Posted in Press Releases on April 12, 2022 | Preview rr

    Ahead of the latest inflation report showing that prices surged by 8.5 percent, Republican Leader on the Ways and Means Committee Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) examined the key ways Democrats worsened inflation, and how higher prices land on American families and small businesses on CNBC’s Squawk Box. READ: Brady: With Inflation Raging and Getting Worse, When Will President Biden Admit We Are In a Dangerous Wage-Price Spiral? CLICK HERE to watch the full interview. Rep. Brady outlined how President Bi... Read more

  • Brady & Rodgers: Biden’s Unprecedented Overreach Harms Alzheimer’s Patients, Chills Lifesaving Cures
    Posted in Press Releases on April 8, 2022 | Preview rr

    After the Biden Administration’s Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services announced its decision to severely restrict coverage of an FDA-approved Alzheimer’s drug – despite repeated and numerous warnings from members of Congress – Ways and Means Republican Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Energy and Commerce Republican Leader Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) issued the following joint statement: “The Biden Administration’s unprecedented decision to restrict coverage of an FDA-approved drug ... Read more

  • Brady: Congress Finally Takes Action Against Putin’s Heartbreaking Genocide
    Posted in Press Releases on April 7, 2022 | Preview rr

    “The Ukrainian people have been waiting for us to take this action today, which is long overdue,” Republican Leader on the Ways and Means Committee Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) said today, delivering remarks on the House floor in support of the Suspending Normal Trade Relations with Russia and Belarus Act and the Ending Importation of Russian Oil Act. Details on the bills are here. CLICK HERE to watch Rep. Brady deliver remarks on suspending normal trade relations with Russia. Mr. Speaker, The Senate... Read more

  • Brady: After 14 Months of Biden Economic Policies, People of Color and Minority-Owned Small Biz Are Worse Off
    Posted in Press Releases on April 6, 2022 | Preview rr

    Facing 40-year high inflation that has wiped out the wage gains from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, American families – particularly people of color – are in crisis after only fourteen months of Democrats’ economic policies, Republican Leader on the Ways and Means Committee Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) said in opening remarks during a full committee hearing. READ: POLL: Minority Americans Suffer the Most Under Bidenflation CLICK HERE to watch Rep. Brady’s remarks. Key Excerpts: “A recent survey found tha... Read more

  • Brady, Crapo: Continued EU Roadblocks Warn Against Partisan Path Forward on Global Minimum Tax that Harms America
    Posted in Press Releases on April 5, 2022 | Preview rr

    Ways and Means Republican Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) and Senate Finance Committee Republican Leader Sen. Mike Crapo (R-ID) issued the following statement as OECD negotiations stalled once again over its global minimum tax framework: "EU finance ministers have again failed to agree on the global minimum tax, further evidence that the Biden Administration was premature in taking a victory lap on the OECD Agreement. "If the EU is already hitting roadblocks, no one should expect countries like C... Read more

  • BRADY: Job Creation Slowing, Inflation Rising As Workers Continue to Take Hit
    Posted in Press Releases on April 1, 2022 | Preview rr

    Ways and Means Republican Leader Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX) issued the following statement on the March jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics: "There's little relief for workers in March's job report as job creation slows and inflation continues to rise. Wages just can’t keep up with President Biden's raging inflation, which is accelerating. "Americans should brace for even higher prices ahead. And President Biden should come clean with the American people that his economy is in a worseni... Read more