Congressman Jeb Hensarling

Representing the 5th District of Texas

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Dec 12, 2017
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There has been much news recently about who lawfully controls the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, an appointee of Barack Obama or an appointee of Donald Trump. The CFPB may provide great political theater, but it represents profoundly bad government.

Oct 4, 2017
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WASHINGTON—One of Congress’s leading overseers of Wall Street urged regulators on Wednesday to delay the launch of a vast database of stock-market trades that is increasingly seen as a major target for hackers.

Sep 5, 2017
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Aug 17, 2017
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Congressman Jeb Hensarling answered a wide variety of questions at Friday’s town hall in Kaufman, but many concerned the Affordable Care Act along with the related subject of tax reform.

Aug 17, 2017
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Congressman Jeb Hensarling answered a wide variety of questions at Friday’s town hall in Kaufman, but many concerned the Affordable Care Act along with the related subject of tax reform.

He also paused to present an American flag flown over the U.S Capitol to Howard Banks of Kaufman.

Aug 17, 2017
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ATHENS–Local citizens gathered Thursday for a town hall meeting with U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R).

Aug 10, 2017

Congressman Jeb Hensarling visited the Rusk Public Library Wednesday for a town hall meeting, one of six stops during a three-day span, according to press secretary Stami Williams.

After an introduction by Cherokee County Judge Chris Davis, Hensarling - who serves the 5th Congressional District of Texas in the U.S. House of Representatives - told the crowd he valued their input. 

Aug 10, 2017
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Congressman Jeb Hensarling was in Athens on Thursday for a Town Hall meeting at the Senior Citizens Center. About 75 people attended the question-and-answer session.

Hensarling represents the 5th Congressional District, which includes Henderson and Kaufman counties.

Aug 10, 2017
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Fifth District U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling shared his view of the current workings of Congress, then fielded questions from the Athens Kiwanis Club during a meeting at Tilo’s Cuisine and Bakery on Thursday.

Aug 10, 2017
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Congressman Jeb Hensarling addressed a large crowd in Canton at the Farm Bureau today, and answered multiple questions from the audience. In his opening statement, he said that the House of Representatives has been on call throughout the summer, and if called by the Speaker to return to the Capitol, he would head back within 72 hours to vote on important legislation.