Chairman Jeb Hensarling

News List

  • ICYMI: $25,887,000,000,000
    May 26, 2015 - By Wall Street Journal Editorial Board May 25, 2015 LINK TO STORY The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond has again done the public service of toting up all the implied and explicit government guarantees backing the U.S. financial system. Are you sitting down? Richmond Fed researchers find that as of ... More
  • FSC Majority | Week in Review
    May 22, 2015 - Committee Passes 13 Jobs Bills The committee passed 13 bills on Wednesday to help Main Street businesses gain access to the capital they need to grow and create jobs. "We still have millions and millions of our fellow countrymen, hardworking moderate-income taxpayers, who find themselves with stagna... More
  • Federal Reserve Subpoenaed Over Leak
    May 21, 2015 - Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) issued a subpoena today to the Federal Reserve for its failure to comply with document requests from the committee for information concerning the leak of market-sensitive Fed deliberations to a private financial newsletter. Chairman Hensarl... More
  • Hensarling Highlights Real Help for Small Businesses
    May 20, 2015 - CLICK HERE TO WATCH Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) delivered the following opening statement at today’s full committee markup where the committee will consider a number of overwhelmingly bipartisan bills to help small businesses access the capital they need to grow the ... More
  • Committee Approves Bipartisan Jobs Bills
    May 20, 2015 - As small businesses continue to be mired in the longest, slowest recovery in the post-war era, the Financial Services Committee today approved 13 bills that will help Main Street businesses access the capital they need to grow the economy and create jobs. True, sustainable economic growth that incre... More
  • Subcommittee Examines the Rural Housing Service
    May 19, 2015 - The Financial Services Housing and Insurance Subcommittee held an oversight hearing on Tuesday to examine the performance, challenges and budget priorities of the Rural Housing Service (RHS). “Today’s hearing will allow those concerned with the future of housing, members of this subcommittee and pe... More
  • Hensarling: What Kind of Economy Are You Looking For?
    May 19, 2015 - Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) joined several other conservative House members and Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) at a news conference on Tuesday to call for an end to the Export-Import Bank. Noting that business organizations in Washington appear to be fighting harder for the co... More
  • Export-Import Bank Fact of the Day
    May 19, 2015 - FACT: 10 large corporations receive nearly two-thirds of Ex-Im’s financial assistance. More
  • Subcommittee Discusses Cyber Threats to Consumers and the Financial Sector
    May 19, 2015 - The Financial Services Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit, chaired by Rep. Randy Neugebauer (R-TX,) held a hearing today to learn how the financial sector address cyber threats. “We should all remember that no single institution or system is 100 percent protected from cybera... More
  • Export-Import Bank Fact of the Day
    May 18, 2015 - FACT: Nearly 99% of U.S. exports are financed without Ex-Im. More