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  • Trade Representative's office told Congress on Tuesday it intends to open trade talks with the European Union, the United Kingdom and Japan. Under fast-track rules, the United States cannot start talks with the EU, Japan and the United Kingdom until 90 days after notifying Congress. The letters from Lighthizer to Congress come weeks after the United States won...

  • Chairman of the House Ways and Means Kevin Brady

    After a bombshell report by The New York Times, Democrats on the Ways and Means Committee say they would work to obtain Trump's tax returns if they win back the House in the November midterm elections. 

  • House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) speaks during a news conference with Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) and fellow House Republicans following the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act in the Rayburn Room at the U.S Capitol November 16, 2017 in Washington, DC.

    Republicans have sped legislation through the House to expand their massive new tax law, capping their session for the year as they rush out of town to face voters in the November elections. 

  • WASHINGTON/ OTTAWA, Sept 19- Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Wednesday he wanted to see flexibility from the United States if the two sides are to reach a deal on renewing NAFTA, which Washington insists must be finished by the end of the month. "We're interested in what could be a good deal for Canada but we're going to need to see a certain amount of...

  • WASHINGTON/ OTTAWA, Sept 19- Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Wednesday he wanted to see flexibility from the United States if the two sides are to reach a deal on renewing NAFTA, which Washington insists must be finished by the end of the month. "We're interested in what could be a good deal for Canada but we're going to need to see a certain amount of...

  • Rep. Kevin Brady

    House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas, said "the time is short before the election" to approve Republican tax bills.

  • Rep. Kevin Brady

    The House Ways and Means chairman says he's optimistic for a new U.S.-Canada trade agreement before Oct. 1.

  • Rep. Kevin Brady on tax reform 2.0, Brett Kavanuagh and trade

    Congressman Kevin Brady (R-Texas), chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, joins 'Squawk Box' to discuss tax reform 2.0, thoughts on the issues facing Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation hearing, Hurricane Florence and trade.

  • Rep. Kevin Brady: Treat Kavanaugh accuser fairly and him fairly

    Congressman Kevin Brady (R-Texas), chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, joins 'Squawk Box' to discuss tax reform 2.0, thoughts on the issues facing Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation hearing, and trade.

  • Tax reform will prolong long-term economic forecast for US, says Rep. Kevin Brady

    Congressman Kevin Brady (R-Texas), chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, joins 'Squawk Box' to discuss tax reform 2.0 and thoughts on Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation.

  • Trump also warned in a statement on Monday that if China takes retaliatory action against U.S. farmers or industries, "we will immediately pursue phase three, which is tariffs on approximately $267 billion of additional imports." China is reviewing plans to send a delegation to Washington for fresh talks in light of the U.S. decision, the South China Morning Post...

  • President Donald Trump escalated his trade war with China on Monday, imposing 10 percent tariffs on about $200 billion worth of Chinese imports, but sparing smart watches from Apple and Fitbit and other consumer products such as bicycle helmets and baby car seats. Trump, in a statement announcing the new round of tariffs, warned that if China takes retaliatory...

  • President Donald Trump escalated his trade war with China on Monday, imposing 10 percent tariffs on about $200 billion worth of Chinese imports, but sparing smart watches from Apple and Fitbit and other consumer products such as bicycle helmets and baby car seats. Trump, in a statement announcing the new round of tariffs, warned that if China takes retaliatory...

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 10- With congressional elections looming, Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives on Monday proposed more deficit-expanding tax cuts, an effort seen by some tax experts as unlikely to become law and geared chiefly toward winning votes. Even if the initiative fails to pass, it could put Democrats in the position of opposing the new...

  • Ways and Means chairman Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas, conducts a news conference on issues including the GOP's tax reform bill, in the House studio after a meeting of the GOP Conference on April 17, 2018.

    Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives plan to unveil another round of tax cuts this week.

  • *Canada more optimistic about prospect of a deal- source. *Trump: Canada has been' ripping us off' for long time. President Donald Trump has struck a trade deal with Mexico and threatened to push ahead without Canada, a move that would kill NAFTA, which covers $1.2 trillion in trade between the three countries, and further spook financial markets.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 7- Canada's top trade negotiator and her American counterpart started a third day of talks to save the North American Free Trade Agreement on Friday as differences between the two sides appeared to have narrowed. President Donald Trump has struck a trade deal with Mexico and threatened to push ahead without Canada, a move that would kill NAFTA.

  • Chairman of the House Ways and Means Kevin Brady

    Republicans have tried to put tax reform back to the forefront in recent days, about two months ahead of midterm elections.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 7- Canada is increasingly optimistic it can reach a deal with the United States to salvage the North American Free Trade Agreement, although it may take until the end of September, a source with direct knowledge of the talks said on Friday. U.S. and Canadian officials resumed their negotiations this week to modernize the 1994 pact, which governs...

  • Rep. Kevin Brady on tax reform 2.0

    Rep. Kevin Brady (R-Texas), House Ways and Means Committee chair, discusses how Republicans are looking to put through the next round of tax reforms, including making individual cuts permanent.