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  • Chairman Hensarling Issues Statement on Supreme Court Decision
    Jun 26, 2014 - House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) issued the following statement today after the United States Supreme Court – in a 9-0 vote – ruled that President Obama exceeded his Constitutional authority when he filled vacancies on the National Labor Relations Board in 2012. “Pre... More
  • Hensarling on Export-Import Bank: Corporate Necessity or Corporate Welfare?
    Jun 25, 2014 - CLICK HERE TO WATCH WASHINGTON- House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) delivered the following opening statement at today’s full committee hearing “Examining Reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank: Corporate Necessity or Corporate Welfare?”: Today we will examine the O... More
  • FSC Majority | Weekly Video Message: Rep. Westmoreland on CFPB Data Collection Security Act
    Jun 23, 2014 - CLICK HERE TO WATCH In this week's FSC Video Message, watch Rep. Lynn Westmoreland (Twitter|Facebook) discuss concerns about the massive amounts of private data the CFPB is collecting on millions of Americans and how his legislation, the CFPB Data Collection Security Act, will help consumers. More
  • Committee Approves TRIA, FSOC Refom Legislation
    Jun 20, 2014 - The House Financial Services Committee today approved legislation to bring much needed reforms to the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) and much needed transparency and accountability to the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC). Speaking about the TRIA Reform Act, Chairman Jeb Hensarling (... More
  • Chairman Hensarling’s Opening Statement at Markup of TRIA and FSOC Reform Bills
    Jun 19, 2014 - House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) delivered the following opening statement at today’s full committee markup of legislation to bring much needed reforms to the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) and much needed transparency and accountability to the Financial Stabili... More
  • 'Disturbing Developments' at CFPB Show Need for Accountability
    Jun 18, 2014 - CLICK HERE TO WATCH ​House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) delivered the following opening statement at today’s full committee hearing with CFPB Director Richard Cordray: This morning we welcome back Director Cordray to deliver testimony on the fifth semi-annual report o... More
  • Subcommittee Continues Investigation of CFPB
    Jun 12, 2014 - The House Financial Services Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee voted today to authorize subpoenas for two more whistleblowers who have come forward alleging discrimination and retaliation at the CFPB. The whistleblowers -- CFPB Examiner Ali Naraghi and former Bureau employee Kevin Williams –... More
  • Chairman Hensarling Discusses Washington Accountability, Jobs Legislation
    Jun 10, 2014 - CLICK HERE TO WATCH WASHINGTON- House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) made the following opening statement at today’s full committee markup: 12.2 percent. That is the rate of underemployment or real unemployment in today’s economy. The latest figures show there were roug... More
  • Committee Hearing Schedule for Week of June 9
    Jun 6, 2014 - House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) today announced the committee’s hearing schedule for the week of June 9: Tuesday, June 10 at 10:00 A.M.- The full committee will mark up legislation to bring much needed accountability and transparency to the CFPB. It will also consid... More
  • FSC Majority | Weekly Video Message: Rep. Scott Garrett on FSOC
    May 25, 2014 - CLICK HERE TO WATCH Last week, the Financial Services Committee held a hearing to examine the Financial Stability Oversight Council’s (FSOC) designation process for deeming banks and non-bank firms as “systemically important” and the impact of such designations. Watch Rep. Scott Garrett (Twitter|Fa... More