Congressman Jeb Hensarling

Representing the 5th District of Texas

Press Releases

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).

Dec 2, 2015

WASHINGTON  Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, issued the following statement today in support of the Every Student Succeeds Act (S. 1177).

Dec 1, 2015

WASHINGTONU.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-05), chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, issued the following statement in response to House passage of two resolutions (S.J. Res. 23 and S.J. Res. 24) that would disapprove of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) rules to regulate carbon dioxide (CO2) from new and existing power plants.

Nov 30, 2015

WASHINGTONUnder the leadership of Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), the House Financial Services Committee released a staff report last week uncovering major flaws in the process by which the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) alleges racial discrimination in auto lending—most significantly, that the CFPB is using guesswork to substantiate their allegations rather than actual facts.

Nov 19, 2015

WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, made the following speech on the House floor to urge his colleagues to vote for the American Safe Act of 2015 (H.R. 4038), a bill which he cosponsored:

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