Congressman Jeb Hensarling

Representing the 5th District of Texas

Press Releases

Mar 23, 2016

WASHINGTON U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-05) announced today that this year’s North Texas U.S. Service Academies Forum will be held on Saturday, April 2, 2016.  This informational forum, which Hensarling co-sponsors, provides interested students in grades eight through twelve with an opportunity to learn more about our nation’s service academies, their requirements for admission, and the selection process.

Mar 17, 2016

WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, issued the following statement after the House of Representatives passed a resolution authorizing Speaker Ryan to file a “friend of the court” brief with the Supreme Court on behalf of the House of Representatives in the matter of United States, et al. v. Texas, et al..

Feb 23, 2016

WASHINGTON – Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, issued the following statement today in response to President Obama’s plan to close the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

Feb 3, 2016

WASHINGTON U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) delivered a speech at Hillsdale College’s Kirby Center today entitled, “Reviving America’s Constitutional Order.” The speech marked the formal launch of the Article One Project (A1P), which is a new network of House and Senate conservatives – led by Hensarling and Senator Mike Lee (R-UT) – working together on a broad agenda to strengthen Congress by reclaiming constitutional powers now being exercised by the Executive Branch.

Jan 22, 2016

WASHINGTON –Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) is asking students across the 5th Congressional District to help honor the service and sacrifice of veterans by participating in the annual Valentines for Vets program. 

Each year, Congressman Hensarling’s office collects hand-made Valentine’s Day cards from 5th District students that are delivered to hospitalized veterans at the Dallas Veterans Administration Medical Center.  The valentines will also be delivered to members of our veterans organizations.

Jan 12, 2016

WASHINGTON—U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, release the following statement in response to President Obama’s State of the Union Address.

“Given that President Obama used tonight’s State of the Union to take a rhetorical victory lap, the speech should have lasted about two minutes rather than over an hour. The American people feel no victory in their household finances or the security of our homeland, and the president clearly isn’t convincing them otherwise.

Jan 6, 2016

WASHINGTON—U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, issued the following statement after voting in favor of the Senate amendment to the Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act (H.R. 3762).

Jan 5, 2016

WASHINGTON—U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, released the following statement in response to President Obama’s planned executive actions that would infringe on American’s 2nd Amendment rights.

Dec 18, 2015

WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, issued the following statement upon House passage of a legislative package to fund the government and make permanent several temporary tax provisions.  

Dec 8, 2015

WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, released the following statement upon House passage of the Visa Waiver Program Improvement Act of 2015 (H.R. 158).

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