News List

  • WEEK IN REVIEW
    Apr 15, 2016 - Holding Bureaucrats Accountable and Helping Main Street Grow Two committee priorities – holding Washington accountable and growing Main Street’s economy – were on the House floor this week in the form of Rep. Tom Emmer’s (R-MN) “Financial Stability Oversight Council Reform Act” and Rep. Mia Love’s (... More
  • Hensarling Supports Regulatory Relief for Main Street
    Apr 14, 2016 - WASHINGTON- Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) delivered the following remarks on the House floor today in support of H.R. 3791, legislation to help small community banks raise capital and serve their customers: Mr. Speaker, I rise today in strong support of H.R. 3791, whic... More
  • Hensarling: Bureaucrats’ Spending Should Be on Budget
    Apr 14, 2016 - WASHINGTON- Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) delivered the following floor statement in support of H.R. 3340, the Financial Stability Oversight Council Reform Act: Mr. Speaker, I rise in strong support of H.R. 3340, the Financial Stability Oversight Council Reform Act. I’... More
  • GAO Finds Regulator Secrecy on ‘Living Wills’ Could Undermine Confidence
    Apr 12, 2016 - Secrecy surrounding how Washington regulators determine whether the “living wills” submitted by banks are credible “could undermine public and market confidence,” according to a new report released today by the Government Accountability Office (GAO). “Without greater transparency, the lack of clear... More
  • ICYMI: More Evidence that Dodd-Frank Continues to Harm Main Street
    Jan 8, 2016 - Two separate reports published at the end of 2015 paint an ugly picture of the impact the Dodd-Frank Act is having on America’s community banks, credit unions, and the customers they serve. The first report from the Dallas Federal Reserve concluded that in the era of Dodd-Frank’s regulatory onslaugh... More