News List

  • WEEK IN REVIEW
    Jun 10, 2016 - Economic Growth for All, Bank Bailouts for None In a speech to the Economic Club of New York on Tuesday, Chairman Jeb Hensarling unveiled the House Republican alternative to the failed Dodd-Frank Act. The Wall Street Journal called it “the first detailed proposal for how a Republican-led government ... More
  • Media Advisory: Committee Hearing Schedule for the Week of June 13
    Jun 10, 2016 - WASHINGTON- Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) today announced the committee’s schedule for the week of June 13: Wednesday, June 15 at 10:00 A.M. – A full committee markup, to consider bills which will increase access to capital and reduce regulatory burdens. The Committee’s... More
  • Task Force Investigates Illicit Financial Flows in South America
    Jun 8, 2016 - WASHINGTON – Today, the Task Force to Investigate Terrorism Financing held a hearing to examine how South American criminal enterprises fund their operations, including through illicit uses of the financial system. This includes criminal enterprises designated by the State Department as Foreign Terr... More
  • Democrats: Big on Rhetoric, Short on Facts
    Jun 8, 2016 - Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling just rolled out the Financial CHOICE Act, a plan to replace the failed Dodd-Frank Act and grow the economy for all Americans. And, like clockwork, left wing Democrats found the nearest possible microphone to trot out stale talking points about “W... More
  • Hensarling: Republican Plan to Replace Dodd-Frank Offers ‘Economic Growth for All, Bank Bailouts for None’
    Jun 7, 2016 - NEW YORK – House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) today unveiled details of the Financial CHOICE Act – the Republican plan to replace the Dodd-Frank Act and promote economic growth. CHOICE stands for Creating Hope and Opportunity for Investors, Consumers and Entrepreneurs.... More
  • ICYMI: Hensarling's Dodd-Frank overhaul draws skepticism from some banks
    Jun 7, 2016 - By Zachary Warmbrodt House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling’s proposal to replace the Dodd-Frank law is drawing cheers from small lenders who stand to gain from the plan, but the broader banking industry is signaling skepticism. Hensarling (R-Texas) traveled to New York on Tuesd... More
  • VIDEO: Grow the Economy for All Americans
    Jun 3, 2016 - As this morning's dismal jobs report shows us once again, this economy is not working for working people. We are in the slowest, weakest recovery in the history of the Republic and one of the main reasons is because of a mistake Congress made almost six years ago -- the passage of the Dodd-Frank Ac... More
  • Media Advisory: Committee Hearing Schedule for the Week of June 6
    Jun 3, 2016 - WASHINGTON – Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) today announced the committee’s schedule for the week of June 6: Tuesday, June 7 at 8:00 A.M. - House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) will unveil details about the Republican plan to replace the Dodd... More
  • Hensarling: For Struggling Americans, the Struggle Just Got Harder
    Jun 2, 2016 - WASHINGTON – House Financial Services Committee Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) released the following statement today about the CFPB’s controversial proposed rule to govern small dollar lending: “Just days after the Federal Reserve reported that almost half of American families say they would struggle to pay... More
  • ICYMI: Hensarling to Unveil Republican Pro-Growth Alternative to Dodd-Frank
    Jun 2, 2016 - OPINION: Rep. Jeb Hensarling: an economic disciple of Founding Fathers “Rep. Jeb Hensarling, Texas Republican and chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, is an economic disciple of the Founding Fathers… At a time when traditional Republican Party principles are honored more in the breac... More