For someone leading others into an important political battle, Rep. Kevin Brady doesn’t cut an imposing figure. He’s more Omar Bradley than George Patton. But the soft-spoken, amiable former Ways and Means Committee chairman is an able commander of the House Republicans’ assault against the Biden tax plan.
The 66-year-old Texan distributed battle orders Tuesday at a House GOP Conference with seven pages of arguments for Republicans to use against the massive $2.1 trillion tax package passed out of committee last week by Ways and Means Chairman Richard Neal (D., Mass.).