Chairman Jeb Hensarling

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  • 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
  • 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
  • MEDIA ADVISORY: Committee Schedule for the Week of May 18
    May 18, 2015 - Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) today announced the committee’s hearing schedule for the week of May 18. Tuesday, May 19 at 10:00 A.M. - The Housing and Insurance Subcommittee will conduct an oversight hearing of the Rural Housing Service. The hearing will take place in r... More
  • MEDIA ADVISORY: Members, conservative groups to hold press conference on ending Ex-Im Bank
    May 18, 2015 - As Congress decides whether to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank, Senator Mike Lee will join House Financial Services Chairman Jeb Hensarling, House Freedom Caucus Chairman Jim Jordan, other Members of Congress and leaders from top fiscal conservative organizations for a press conference calling on... More
  • Hensarling Opening Statement at Data and Cybersecurity Hearing
    May 14, 2015 - CLICK HERE TO WATCH Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) delivered the following opening statement at today’s full committee hearing on data and cyber security: Today’s hearing will be focused on protecting consumers and their private financial information in an age of comput... More
  • Subcommittee Surveys Impact of CFPB Rule Change on Mortgage Settlement Process
    May 14, 2015 - The Financial Services Housing and Insurance Subcommittee held a hearing on Thursday to examine how proposed changes to the mortgage settlement process are expected to impact consumers and lenders. The changes proposed by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) are scheduled to take effect o... More