Congressman Jeb Hensarling

Representing the 5th District of Texas

Hensarling Statement on Retirement of Ted Poe

Nov 8, 2017
Press Release

WASHINGTON–U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-5) released the following statement in response to the announcement of Rep. Ted Poe’s (TX-2) retirement after the completion of his term:

“Ted is a steadfast leader and protector of the Constitution. He’s a plain-speaking, proud Texan that will be missed. He could always be counted on to carry the message for our great state. While we all cannot stay in Congress forever, I wish Ted the best of luck with his next step. And that’s just the way it is.”