Congressman Jeb Hensarling

Representing the 5th District of Texas

Press Releases

Jan 3, 2017

WASHINGTON—Today, Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, released the following statement after taking the Oath of Office to represent the Fifth District of Texas for the 115th Congress:

Dec 12, 2016

WASHINGTON – Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, made the following comments upon news that Boeing has finalized an agreement to sell 80 commercial aircraft to Iran Air – the state owned national carrier of Iran.

Dec 8, 2016

WASHINGTON—Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, released the following statement upon House passage of a Continuing Resolution to fund the Federal government: 

Nov 30, 2016

WASHINGTON—Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, released the following statement upon House passage of the 21st Century Cures Act:

Nov 29, 2016

WASHINGTON—Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, released the following statement regarding President-elect Donald Trump’s nomination of Chairman Tom Price, M.D. (R-GA) as Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services:

Nov 26, 2016

WASHINGTON—Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-05), Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, released the following statement on the passing of Fidel Castro:

“Today, the Cuban people have been freed from the grasp of a tyrant, but unfortunately, they are not yet free.  Now, the hard work must continue to truly liberate the people of Cuba.  And the United States must be a willing partner to the freedom-seeking Cuban people who want to fight for that God-given right.” 

Nov 10, 2016

WASHINGTON—Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-05), Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, released the following statement in honor of Veterans Day which is commemorated each year on November 11th:

Oct 25, 2016

WASHINGTON—Congressman Jeb Hensarling (TX-05), Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, released the following statement on the Department of Defense’s demand for our veterans to repay their bonuses:

Sep 21, 2016

WASHINGTON – Today, the House passed, and Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) voted for, the Iranian Leadership Asset Transparency Act (H.R. 5461).  This bipartisan bill originated in the House Financial Services Committee, which Congressman Hensarling chairs.  H.R. 5461 will bring transparency to the financial assets held by Iran’s top political and military leaders and shed light on how these assets contribute to Iran’s funding of terrorism.

Sep 16, 2016

WASHINGTON – Congressman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX), Chairman of the Financial Services Committee, said today the committee has launched an investigation into alleged fraud that led to the opening of unauthorized customer accounts at Wells Fargo and the role of Washington regulators in monitoring and investigating this activity.

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