Congressman Jeb Hensarling

Representing the 5th District of Texas

Press Releases

May 31, 2018

WASHINGTON–U.S. Representative Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) released the following statement in response to the Trump Administration’s proposal to place tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum coming from Mexico, Canada, and the EU:

May 28, 2018

WASHINGTON–U.S. Representative Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) released the following statement on Memorial Day 2018:

“There are not enough words to describe how grateful I am to those who paid the ultimate sacrifice serving our country in the military. I am always reminded that freedom is not free, and it certainly cannot be taken for granted.

“It is my sincere hope that you will take time to reflect upon the service of our fallen heroes. On this Memorial Day and every day, I ask that you join me in praying for those we have lost and their loved ones.”

May 24, 2018

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Jeb Hensarling (TX-5), Chairman of the Financial Services Committee, released the following statement as President Trump considers auto tariffs on vehicle imports:

May 21, 2018

WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) congratulated Leah Davis, a resident of Gun Barrel City and a junior at Mabank High School, for winning the grand prize in the Congressional Art Competition for the Fifth District of Texas. Perla Badillo, a resident of Mabank and a junior at Mabank High School, was first runner-up, and Jaclyn Castillo, a resident of Forney and senior at North Forney High School, was second runner-up.

May 14, 2018

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) released the following statement honoring the historic dedication of the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem:

May 8, 2018

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) released the following statement in response to President Trump’s intention to withdraw from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA):

May 4, 2018

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) released the following statement after the U.S. unemployment rate fell to 3.9 percent:

“Our economy is booming under President Trump’s leadership. With today’s announcement of the unemployment rate falling to 3.9 percent, we are seeing the lowest level of unemployment since the year 2000. In addition, the Labor Department reports show we have added 164,000 jobs. Our economy is on the path to success, and I applaud House Republicans, Speaker Ryan, the Trump Administration for this accomplishment.”

Apr 18, 2018

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) released the following statement upon the announcement of First Lady Barbara Bush’s passing:

“Barbara Bush had unparalleled style and grace. Not only was she our First Lady, but a fiercely loyal wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. While she may no longer be here with us on earth, we can be certain she is with our Heavenly Father – her memory will continue to live in the hearts and minds of the American people.” 

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Apr 17, 2018

WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) released the following statement on the last Tax Day that Americans will file their taxes based on our outdated and onerous tax code before the historic, pro-growth Tax Cuts and Jobs Act goes fully into effect:

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