|Nexeo Solutions Hosts U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady at Town Hall Event|
Employees at Nexeo Solutions hear from Kevin Brady on proposed tax reform
THE WOODLANDS, Texas, August 29, 2017 - Nexeo Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXEO), a leader in chemicals and plastics distribution, hosted U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady (Texas – 08) in a town hall event at the company's headquarters in The Woodlands, TX, on Thursday, August 24, 2017.
Congressman Kevin Brady, Chairman of the House Ways & Means Committee, has been traveling during the August district work periodsharing his proposal for tax reform to local businesses and civic organizations. Nexeo Solutions' Executive Team first met with Congressman Brady to discuss the global business, strategy for the future, and impacts of proposed tax reform on the industry. Immediately following the meeting, Nexeo Solutions President and CEO, David Bradley introduced Congressman Brady toapproximately 75 local leaders and employees who live and/or work in the 8 th District.
Leaders and employees listened to Congressman Brady's proposal to reform the American tax code with the goal of promoting growth, reducing tax rates for companies and citizens, and simplifying the both tax code and filing processes. Following the proposal, Congressman Brady took questions from the audience to hear how employees feel about the proposed changes.
"No matter what your political opinions, it's critical that citizens become educated about legislation that affects their jobs and income," said David Bradley, President and CEO at Nexeo Solutions. "We are happy to have Congressman Brady take the time to meet with our employees to share his plans for tax reform and solicit honest feedback from his constituency."
The Congressman responded to questions from the audience on proposed changes to deductions, federal legislation affecting tax reform, bi-partisan support for tax reform, thoughts on spending cuts, and more. Employees had the opportunity to ask questions, listen to the Congressman respond, and then share their own thoughts on each subject. Before concluding the town hall, Congressman Brady asked the audience for their feedback on the direction of his proposed tax reform.
"For the first time in over three decades we have a President, a House, and a Senate who are all committed to overhauling this broken tax code and unleashing the growth of jobs and paychecks nationwide.And if you leave tax reform to Washington, it will never happen," said Congressman Brady.
"Learn more by coming to the Ways and Means Committee website and asking questions. Whether you're a Democrat or a Republican, if you're serious about getting real pro-frowth tax reform done this year, we are serious about working with you. Your support is crucial, so stay engaged and speak out to me or to whomever your congressman is"
About Kevin Brady, U.S. Congressman (R-TX)
Kevin Brady is the Chairman of the House Ways & Means Committee with jurisdiction over taxes, health care, Social Security, Medicare, international trade and welfare. Brady previously served as the Chairman of the Health Subcommittee for the House Ways & Means Committee focusing on ensuring a strong, free market in the nations' health care industry and looking for ways to increase the quality of health care while keeping costs low. Until 2013, Brady 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. On the Social Security Subcommittee, Brady fought to preserve this important program for future generations.
Congressman Brady resides in The Woodlands, TX with his wife Cathy and his two sons, Will (18) and Sean (15), and represents residents and businesses in Montgomery and Walker counties.
About Nexeo Solutions
Nexeo Solutions (NASDAQ: NXEO) is a leading global chemicals and plastics distributor, representing products from world-class producers to a diverse customer base. From product specification to sustainable solutions, the company goes beyond traditional logistics to provide value-added services across many industries, including chemicals manufacturing, oil and gas, coatings, personal care, healthcare, automotive and 3D printing. The company leverages a centralized technology platform to identify efficiencies and create solutions to unlock value for suppliers andcustomers. Learn more at www.nexeosolutions.com.
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