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  • Hensarling: Fed Reforms Are Needed…Fed Reforms Are Coming
    Feb 25, 2015 - CLICK HERE TO WATCH Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) delivered the following opening statement at today’s full committee hearing with Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen: As Chair Yellen delivers her semi-annual report today, we have an opportunity to examine the state of ... More
  • Hensarling to Speak Out Against Washington Cronyism at the Conservative Political Action Conference
    Feb 24, 2015 - Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, will participate in a discussion on fighting cronyism at the 2015 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) on Friday, February 27th. The panel discussion, titled “Friends in Low Places: How Cronyism Corrupt... More
  • Committee Hearing Schedule for the Week of February 23
    Feb 20, 2015 - Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) today announced the committee’s hearing schedule for the week of February 23: Wednesday, February 25 at 10:00 AM - A full committee hearing to receive the semi-annual report on Monetary Policy and State of the Economy from Federal Reserve C... More
  • Hensarling: “This debt…it will damage our economy and it will cost us jobs.”
    Feb 12, 2015 - CLICK HERE TO WATCH Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) delivered the following opening statement at today’s full committee markup of its Budget Views and Estimates for the FY 2016 budget: Those who are not freshmen know that we run the debt clock in the proceedings of this ... More
  • Hensarling: The Best Program of Affordable Housing is a Growing and Healthy Economy
    Feb 11, 2015 - CLICK HERE TO WATCH Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) delivered the following opening statement at today’s full committee hearing with Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro: Last year I think we all know was the 50th anniversary of the “War on Poverty” and ... More
  • Committee Hearing Schedule for the Week of February 9th
    Feb 9, 2015 - Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) today announced the committee’s hearing schedule for this week: Wednesday, February 11 at 10:00 A.M. - A full committee hearing with Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro to discuss the financial status of the Federal Housin... More
  • Subcommittee Examines Legal and Ethical Violations at HUD
    Feb 4, 2015 - Senior officials at the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) – some of whom were presidentially-appointed and Senate-confirmed – broke federal law and violated employment practices, according to investigators from HUD’s Office of Inspector General and the Government Accountability Offic... More
  • Subcommittee to Examine Allegations of Wrongdoing at HUD
    Feb 3, 2015 - Allegations that senior HUD officials violated federal law and obstructed investigators’ efforts to uncover potential wrongdoing will be discussed at tomorrow’s 10 a.m. hearing of the Financial Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations. Both HUD’s inspector general and the Government Acc... More
  • Hensarling: Washington is Repeating Same Mistakes That Caused Financial Crisis
    Jan 27, 2015 - CLICK HERE TO WATCH Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) delivered the following opening statement at today’s full committee hearing with Federal Housing Finance Agency Director Mel Watt: As Yogi Berra once famously said, “It's déjà vu all over again.” Memories are clearly sh... More
  • Hensarling Statement on Committee’s Oversight Plan
    Jan 21, 2015 - Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) delivered the following statement at today’s full committee markup to adopt the committee’s oversight plan for the 114th Congress. The committee voted unanimously to approve the oversight plan: The rules of the House require each standing c... More