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.
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.
Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives plan to unveil another round of tax cuts this week.
Republicans have tried to put tax reform back to the forefront in recent days, about two months ahead of midterm elections.
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.
Earlier Thursday, House Speaker Paul Ryan said he hopes to hold a floor vote on the plan later this month.
Some pro-free trade Republicans delivered searing criticisms of Trump's trade policy on Tuesday, calling his tariffs "incoherent" and describing the farmers' aid parcel as a pair of "gold crutches."
Rep. Kevin Brady is worried about the long-term impacts President Trump's tariffs could have on economic growth.
Rep. Kevin Brady (R-Texas) outlines a new tax plan making its way through Congress.
Republicans in the House of Representatives and the Trump administration are planning another deficit-financed tax-cut plan.
Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas, who is urging the countries to keep talking, calls a pro-growth NAFTA "incredibly important."
Rep. Kevin Brady, chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, discusses working with Trump on trade, the future of social security, immigration, tax reform, and the U.S. deficit.
The White House and some prominent GOP lawmakers want to roll out a second package of tax cuts this summer, building from the tax law President Trump signed last year, according to The Hill.
Social media users noticed a distinct age gap between the Chinese delegates and the American lawmakers who met them in Washington.
Americans have not yet latched on to the tax policy the way GOP lawmakers had hoped ahead of critical midterm elections.
Republicans are drafting legislation to make permanent the reductions to individual tax rates and a provision that allows businesses to fully deduct expenses immediately, according to two people briefed on the discussions.
Rep. Kevin Brady urges Trump to be cautious about his plans for new tariffs on China.
Rep. Kevin Brady (R-Texas) provides insight to the second part of the tax bill, and why President Trump needs to narrow tariff targets to China without harming U.S. companies.
Possible tweaks include making individual tax cuts permanent or changing capital gains tax policy.
"This is not just posturing. This is not just politics," says Kevin Hassett, chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors.