Congressman Jeb Hensarling

Representing the 5th District of Texas

Press Releases

Apr 30, 2017

WASHINGTON—U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), issued the following statement in response to the tornadoes that hit East Texas on Saturday evening. 

Apr 18, 2017

WASHINGTON—Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, released the following statement as American families and business owners across the country file their taxes today:

“For far too long our tax code has been unfair and complicated.  It has contained too many loopholes and provisions for special interests, and has forced hardworking Americans to pay for a Washington government that is too big, too powerful, and too intrusive.  But, help is on the way. 

Apr 17, 2017

DALLAS—U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-05) announced today that his office is now accepting service academy nomination requests. 

“It is a privilege to consider candidates’ applications for a nomination to one of the United States service academies,” said Hensarling. “With many talented students applying through my office for a limited number of vacancies, the competition has always been very intense.”

Apr 7, 2017

WASHINGTON—Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, released the following statement after the Senate’s confirmation of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the United States Supreme Court:

Apr 7, 2017

WASHINGTON—Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, issued the following statement on the U.S. military strike in Syria:

“President Trump was right to act quickly and decisively to the atrocities committed by the forces of Bashar al-Assad.  While no president has a blank check to circumvent congress in these matters, President Trump’s actions were entirely appropriate given the circumstances.

Apr 6, 2017

WASHINGTON—Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) is inviting high school students across the Fifth Congressional District to participate in the 2017 Congressional Art Competition.

Mar 31, 2017

DALLAS, Texas—Today, Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, joined Housing and Urban Development Secretary Dr. Ben Carson at Jubilee Park and Community Center during the Secretary’s multi-city listening tour of communities and HUD offices.  Today’s tour stop focused on Jubilee Park’s commitment to community-based initiatives aimed at empowering families and individuals through education and ensuring residents in the neighborhood have access to quality, affordable housing.

Mar 24, 2017

WASHINGTON—Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, released the following statement on the American Health Care Act:

Mar 16, 2017

WASHINGTON—Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-05), Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, released the following statement in response to President Trump’s 2018 Budget Blueprint:

Mar 5, 2017

WASHINGTON—Today, Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) announced he will host a live tele-town hall event across the 5th Congressional District of Texas on Monday, March 6, 2017, at 7 p.m. CT

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