Chairman Jeb Hensarling

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  • Hensarling Statement on Finalized CEO Pay Ratio Rule
    Aug 5, 2015 - Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) made the following statement after the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) voted today to finalize its CEO pay ratio rule. Last year, Chairman Hensarling along with Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises Subcommittee Chai... More
  • WEEK IN REVIEW
    Jul 31, 2015 - Committee Passes Federal Reserve Accountability, Bipartisan Reg Relief Bills On Wednesday the Financial Services Committee passed several bills designed to help grow the economy, create jobs and bring much-needed accountability and transparency to the Federal Reserve. H.R. 3189, the Fed Oversight Re... More
  • Committee Approves Federal Reserve Oversight and Transparency Reforms
    Jul 29, 2015 - WASHINGTON -- The House Financial Services Committee approved legislation today designed to improve the economy’s performance by bringing greater accountability and transparency to the Federal Reserve. The bill, the Fed Oversight Reform and Modernization Act (FORM Act) sponsored by Monetary Policy a... More
  • Committee Passes Bipartisan Jobs and Federal Reserve Reform Bills
    Jul 29, 2015 - The Financial Services Committee today approved several bipartisan bills today designed to help grow the economy, create jobs, and bring much needed accountability and transparency to the Federal Reserve. “We seek to simplify the rules, reduce complexity and compliance costs. Complicated and costly ... More
  • Hensarling: “Hardworking Americans deserve better than Dodd-Frank”
    Jul 28, 2015 - CLICK HERE TO WATCH WASHINGTON- Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) delivered the following opening statement at today’s full committee hearing to examine America’s economic prosperity in the five years since the Dodd-Frank Act became law. This hearing is the latest in a ser... More
  • Dodd-Frank Contributes to Weakest Recovery of Modern Era
    Jul 28, 2015 - WASHINGTON- The Financial Services Committee held a full committee hearing today to examine America’s economic prosperity in the five years since the Dodd-Frank Act became law. This hearing was the latest in a series focused on the impact Dodd-Frank has had on prosperity, freedom and financial stab... More
  • Dodd-Frank Fifth Anniversary Round-Up
    Jul 27, 2015 - Dodd-Frank turns 5: What mess …what Dodd-Frank actually did was to deliver yet another massive government intervention to cover up the lies of past government interventions that directly led to last decade's economic meltdown. …What an absolute mess. And it's exactly what you get when, instead of p... More
  • ICYMI: “Raising Ex-Im From the Dead”
    Jul 24, 2015 - CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL EDITORIAL Perhaps you haven’t heard that the charter for the Export-Import Bank ended on June 30. That’s right, a New Deal-era program has expired, and almost no one noticed. Pity, then, that some Republicans are working to resurrect this unnecessary subsidy for business... More
  • WEEK IN REVIEW
    Jul 24, 2015 - Committee Explores Appropriate Level of Capital and Liquidity The full committee held a hearing to delve in to the issue of "too big to fail" and to hear from experts on the appropriate levels of capital and liquidity for U.S. banks to function properly and help foster economic growth. "Since the cr... More
  • Committee Schedule for the Week of July 27
    Jul 24, 2015 - Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) today announced the committee’s hearing schedule for the week of July 27. Tuesday, July 28 at 10:00 A.M. - This month marks the fifth anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Act being signed into law, and the committee continues its examination of th... More