Chairman Jeb Hensarling

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  • Dodd-Frank Mortgage Rules Harm Homeownership
    Jan 14, 2014 - New mortgage regulations resulting from the Dodd-Frank Act will harm homeownership, reduce credit, and prevent credit-worthy borrowers from obtaining an affordable mortgage, witnesses from Habitat for Humanity, community banks and credit unions told a House Financial Services subcommittee today. The... More
  • Subcommittee Discusses International Impacts of Quantitative Easing
    Jan 10, 2014 - The Federal Reserve’s quantitative easing policy has led some foreign nations to engage in currency manipulation and erect trade barriers to protect their own economies, members of the Monetary Policy and Trade Subcommittee discussed at a hearing yesterday. “Both not only curb global commerce, but a... More
  • Fairness for Community Job Creators Act Introduced to Fix Harmful Volcker Rule Provision
    Jan 8, 2014 - Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit Subcommittee Chairman Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) and Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) today introduced the Fairness for Community Job Creators Act, legislation that fixes a provision in the Volcker Rule that harms community banks... More
  • Chairman Hensarling Statement on Yellen Confirmation
    Jan 6, 2014 - House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) made the following statement after Janet Yellen was confirmed today by the United States Senate as the fifteenth Chairman of the Federal Reserve: “I congratulate Dr. Yellen on her confirmation. The Federal Reserve plays an important r... More
  • January Committee Schedule
    Jan 2, 2014 - Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) today announced the committee’s hearing schedule for January. Thursday, January 9th at 10:00 A.M. – The Monetary Policy and Trade Subcommittee will hold a hearing on the effects of the Federal Reserve’s current Quantitative Easing program o... More