Kevin Brady

Kevin Brady

TEXAS' 8th DISTRICT

West University Examiner: House votes to remove Washington obstacles to American-made energy

2014/09/19

"Speeding up the permitting process for natural gas pipelines, increasing offshore and onshore production... Read More

Fierce Health Finance: House leader questions CMS plan for appeal settlements

2014/09/18

Rep. Kevin Brady (R-Texas), chairman of the House Committee on Ways and Means, Subcommittee on Health,... Read More

Medical News: Senate hearing previews upcoming debate about future of CHIP

2014/09/18

The chairman of the House Ways and Means Health Subcommittee Tuesday called on the Obama administration... Read More

Conroe Today: U.S. House approves bills to improve the lives of veterans

2014/09/18

"Something as simple as a transportation option for veterans living in rural areas can mean so much,"... Read More

Conroe Today: House passes the IMPACT Act for Medicare

2014/09/18

"When such a key program our seniors rely on has a trust fund that is a ticking time bomb, it's... Read More

The Houstonian: House approves arms for Syrian Rebels against ISIS

2014/09/18

Brady said although arming Syrian rebels is a first step to defeat ISIS, the responsibility is on "... Read More

Sugarland Sun: Brady votes to train Syrians to fight terror threat ISIL

2014/09/18

"It's clear that ISIL is the best equipped and financed terrorist threat America has faced,... Read More

Bay Area The Citizen: Olson, Latta intoduce ozone bill to require EPA to balance clean air with economic stability

2014/09/18

EPA has indicated they intend to propose a National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS) for ozone,... Read More

Newsmax: Rep. Brady: Obama's Inaction Leaves US with 'Bad Options'

2014/09/17

Brady added that he'd like to see Obama address border security before it's too late.... Read More

Huntsville Item: A momentous meeting of Huntsville High School's Key Club

2014/09/17

Current and former Key Club members had a unique opportunity last month to meet with Congressman Kevin... Read More

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Contact Information

301 Cannon HOB
Washington, DC 20515
Phone 202-225-4901
Fax 202-225-5524
kevinbrady.house.gov/

Committee Assignments

Ways and Means

Kevin Brady is a pro-family, pro-small business conservative representing the 8th District of Texas in the U.S House of Representatives.

Kevin holds key leadership posts in Congress including Deputy Whip and Chairman of the Joint Economic Committee.  He is a senior member of the House Ways & Means Committee – – considered by many to be the most powerful committee in Congress with jurisdiction over taxes, health care, Social Security, Medicare, international trade and welfare.

A champion of free enterprise and American-made energy, Kevin’s focus is creating jobs, reducing Washington spending and sunsetting obsolete federal agencies.

Kevin is the chairman of the influential Health Subcommittee for the House Ways and Means Committee. As chairman, he will focus on ensuring a strong, free market in the nation’s health care industry and look for ways to increase the quality of health care, while keeping costs low.

On the Social Security Subcommittee, Kevin is fighting to preserve this important program for future generations once and for all.

And as chairman of the Joint Economic Committee, he has been a GOP leader on economic issues – opposing the President’s stimulus and fighting White House efforts to raise taxes on families, small businesses and American energy producers.

Until 2013, Kevin was the leader of the Trade Subcommittee and led the successful effort to pass new sales agreements with Panama, South Korea and Colombia – and he served as the White House point man on the successful passage of the Central American Free Trade Agreement.

Prior to his election to Congress, Kevin worked as a chamber of commerce executive for 18 years and served six years in the Texas House of Representatives where he was named one of the Ten Best Legislators for Families & Children. In 1994 he was named one of Five Outstanding Young Texans.

In order to stay close to the people he represents, Kevin never moved to Washington. He lives in Montgomery County with his wife Cathy and his two sons Will (15) and Sean (12) – and has logged nearly two million miles on Continental Airlines commuting to Congress each week.

Kevin is an original Hometown Hero of The Woodlands, a Paul Harris Fellow in Rotary and a Distinguished Alumni of the University of South Dakota. He and his family attend Saints Simons and Jude Catholic Church.


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John Culberson

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Michael McCaul

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