Chairman Jeb Hensarling

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  • ICYMI: Hensarling in The Washington Times: Wean Business Insurers off Terrorism Risk Insurance Act
    Nov 12, 2014 - CLICK HERE TO READ By Rep. Jeb Hensarling The threat posed by radical Islam once again commands the nation's attention at the same time Congress debates whether to re-extend a never-used terrorism-risk insurance program that was supposed to expire nine years ago. The 2002 Terrorism Risk Insurance A... More
  • 11/10/2014 | Weekly Rundown
    Nov 10, 2014 - On Thursday at 10:00 a.m. the Full Committee will hold a hearing to examine terrorist financing and the Islamic State. More
  • Hensarling Announces Committee Hearing on Islamic State’s Financing
    Nov 7, 2014 - Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) today announced the committee will hold a hearing next Thursday on “Terrorist Financing and The Islamic State” to examine U.S. efforts to disrupt the terror organization’s primary sources of funding. “The enormous wealth of the Islamic Stat... More
  • Hensarling Statement on Outlook for 114th Congress
    Nov 5, 2014 - Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) issued the following statement concerning the outlook for the 114th Congress: “The American people want a fresh start in Washington because they know Washington’s way of over-regulating, over-taxing and over-spending doesn’t work. They have... More
  • FSC DIGITAL SHORT - “The Thing That Kills Jobs!”
    Oct 30, 2014 - CLICK HERE TO WATCH HORROR! SHOCK! DEVASTATION! Top-down regulations from Washington make it harder to have a growing economy on Main Street that creates good jobs. Yet each year Washington churns out page after page of new regulations, rules and red tape in the Federal Register. It’s become a MONS... More
  • Chairman Hensarling Comments on End of Fed’s Stimulus: ‘In Both Time and Money, QE Has Overstayed Its Welcome’
    Oct 29, 2014 - House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) released the following statement on the Federal Reserve’s announcement today that the central bank is ending its massive experiment in stimulus spending known as “quantitative easing”: "The end of QE is good news. While many believe m... More
  • Chairman Hensarling Comments on Risk Retention Rule
    Oct 22, 2014 - Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) issued the following statement on the final risk retention rule adopted by federal regulators today – three years after the rule was first proposed. As required by the Dodd-Frank Act, the rule defines “qualified residential mortgage” (QRM) ... More
  • ICYMI: The Wall Street Journal’s ‘Weekend Interview’ with Chairman Jeb Hensarling
    Oct 20, 2014 - Below are excerpts from the Wall Street Journal’s “Weekend Interview” with House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX). The entire interview can be found here. Hensarling on the Export-Import Bank Mr. Hensarling views the Ex-Im battle “somewhat as a precursor to the tax reform ... More
  • Obama Set to Visit CFPB Mired in Controversy
    Oct 17, 2014 - A spokesperson for the House Financial Services Committee made the following statement regarding President Obama’s decision to visit the temporary headquarters of the CFPB today: “It’s pretty bold for President Obama to visit an agency mired in controversy over employee discrimination that’s also le... More
  • Hensarling Comments on White House Meeting of Financial Regulators
    Oct 6, 2014 - Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) today issued the following statement about President Obama’s meeting with financial regulators to discuss implementation of Dodd-Frank Act regulations: “Dodd-Frank is every bit as far-reaching in its harmful consequences for struggling Amer... More