Congressman Jeb Hensarling

Representing the 5th District of Texas

Press Releases

Oct 12, 2017

WASHINGTON–U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) released the following statement after the House voted for additional disaster relief this afternoon:

“Four years ago when NFIP received a $9.7 billion taxpayer bailout, I supported it. I also resolved not to vote for another unless and until the program was made sustainable. I said without reforms we would be faced with even more bailouts. Numerous reforms have been offered, but none enacted. So here we are today, faced with a $16 billion taxpayer bailout. Clearly, this program is unsustainable.

Oct 5, 2017

WASHINGTON–U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) released the following statement after supporting the House of Representatives’ FY 18 budget:

Oct 3, 2017

WASHINGTON–U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-05) released the following statement after voting in favor of the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act:

Oct 2, 2017

WASHINGTON–Yesterday, U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-05), Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, spoke about Dodd-Frank repeal and tax reform on Fox News Channel’s Sunday Morning Futures with Maria Bartiromo.

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

Sep 27, 2017

WASHINGTON–U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) released the following statement after House Republicans released the Unified Framework for Fixing our Broken Tax Code:

“Texans and Americans are sick of the status quo in Washington. From Mesquite to Rusk, our citizens are crying out for relief from our complicated and onerous tax code. Today, Republicans are answering the call by offering a solution to fix our broken system with meaningful reforms.

Sep 12, 2017

WASHINGTON–U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) released the following statement in response to the recent Daily Treasury Statement from the United States Treasury reporting that our national debt is set to surpass $20 trillion ($61,899 per citizen):

Sep 8, 2017

WASHINGTON–U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) released the following statement after the United States Senate passed an increase in the debt ceiling tied to funding for Hurricane Harvey relief:

Sep 7, 2017

WASHINGTON–U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) released the following statement after the House of Representatives approved an emergency aid package for Hurricane Harvey destruction:

“I frequently hear the term emergency in Washington, but this time it is truly warranted. We currently have fellow Texans and Louisianans who are in immediate need of food, shelter, and medicine. In all likelihood, our friends on the East Coast are in imminent danger as well.

Sep 6, 2017

WASHINGTON–U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) released the following statement in response to the Trump Administration’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) announcement:

“America is well known as a land of freedom, prosperity, and opportunity, so it is understandable why many people would do anything they can to come here. However, the rule of law is fundamental to the future of our Republic. Any nation that cannot or will not enforce its laws is simply inviting further abuse.

Aug 1, 2017

WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) will host a town hall meeting in Kaufman to give an update on recent actions taken by the House of Representatives and hear from the residents of Kaufman County about the issues that are important to them.

The discussion will be held on Friday, August 11th at 3:15 p.m. CT at the Kaufman County Library.

WHAT:  Town Hall Meeting and Legislative Update

WHEN: Friday, August 11, 2017 at 3:15 p.m. CT

Pages