Congressman Jeb Hensarling

Representing the 5th District of Texas

Press Releases

Jul 14, 2017

WASHINGTON—Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) released the following statement in support of the House passage of the FY18 National Defense Authorization Act:

“Article I, Section 8 of the Constitution grants Congress the power to provide for the common defense. It is our job to ensure that our women and men have the funding and support needed to protect our country.

Jul 12, 2017

WASHINGTON—Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-5), Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, today spoke with CNBC’s Squawk Box and Bloomberg TV’s Bloomberg Daybreak ahead of the committee’s hearing with Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.

Click here to watch CNBC Squawk Box or click here to watch Bloomberg Daybreak.

Jun 30, 2017

WASHINGTON—Yesterday, Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) met with North Forney High School AP Student and 2017 Congressional Art Competition winner for the 5th District of Texas, Amanda Villarreal. Villarreal’s artwork is titled “Friday Night Lights” and will remain on display in the U.S. Capitol for a year.

Click here or on the photo below to view the album.

Jun 29, 2017

WASHINGTON—Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) today released the following statement in response to passage of Kate’s Law and No Sanctuary for Criminals Act which contains Sarah and Grant’s Law:

Jun 26, 2017

WASHINGTON—Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) announced he will host a live tele-town hall event across the 5th Congressional District of Texas on Monday, June 26, 2017, at 7 p.m. CT. 

Jun 21, 2017

WASHINGTON—Yesterday, Congressman Hensarling (TX-05) met with Monica Attaway, a recipient of the Congressional Award Gold Medal for outstanding commitment and service to her community. Attaway plans to attend Texas A&M and pursue a degree in Zoology. 

Jun 19, 2017

WASHINGTON – “Today Texans and people across America celebrate Juneteenth. On this day in 1865, Union soldiers, led by Major General Gordon Granger, landed at Galveston, Texas with news that the war had ended. Two and a half years after President Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation, Texas slaves heard for the first time that they were free.

“There is no other land on earth like America, but we’ve had our share of failings. And we’ve had no greater failing than allowing slavery to exist in the land of the free.

Jun 15, 2017

WASHINGTON ­­­– Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, issued the following statement today regarding House passage of two Veteran related bills.

Jun 8, 2017

WASHINGTON – Chairman Hensarling (R-TX), Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, released the following statement after the House passed his Financial CHOICE Act.

Jun 2, 2017

WASHINGTON— Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), Chairman of the Financial Services Committee, released the following statement regarding President Trump’s announcement that he will pull the United States from the Paris climate agreement.