Congressman Jeb Hensarling

Representing the 5th District of Texas

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Sep 21, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, the House passed, and Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) voted for, the Iranian Leadership Asset Transparency Act (H.R. 5461).  This bipartisan bill originated in the House Financial Services Committee, which Congressman Hensarling chairs.  H.R.

Sep 16, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), Chairman of the Financial Services Committee, said today the committee has launched an investigation into alleged fraud that led to the opening of unauthorized customer accounts at Wells Fargo and the role of Washington regulators in monitoring and investigating this activity.

Sep 15, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) voted to stop the Obama Administration from continuing its reckless release of prisoners from Guantanamo Bay detention camp (Gitmo).  Under current law, it is illegal for the president to transfer Gitmo detainees to American soil, but that’s not stopping him from releasing these dangerous terrorist to other countries and putti

Sep 14, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) voted for the VA Accountability First and Appeals Modernization Act of 2016 (H.R.

Sep 13, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Legislation to end bailouts for big banks, toughen penalties for wrongdoing on Wall Street, promote economic growth, and provide desperately needed regulatory relief for small community banks and credit unions passed the House Financial Services Committee 30-26 today.

Sep 9, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-05) released the following statement today after a remembrance ceremony on the steps of the Capitol in recognition of the 15th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks:

In The News

Jun 2, 2016 In The News

Rep. Jeb Hensarling, Texas Republican and chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, is an economic disciple of the Founding Fathers.

Jun 2, 2016 In The News

Over the past decade, congressional legislation enacted into law by both parties have been regulatory job killers that are death knells to economic growth and prosperity.

Feb 2, 2016 In The News

"All legislative Powers herein granted shall be vested in a Congress of the United States, which shall consist of a Senate and House of Representatives."

Dec 24, 2015 In The News

Republicans say Consumer Financial Protection Bureau targeted Ally on likelihood of settlement to gain restructuring approval

Dec 10, 2015 In The News

The feds knew their data showing racial bias was false but sued anyway.