Chairman Jeb Hensarling

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  • Committee Approves Federal Reserve Oversight and Transparency Reforms
    Jul 29, 2015 - WASHINGTON -- The House Financial Services Committee approved legislation today designed to improve the economy’s performance by bringing greater accountability and transparency to the Federal Reserve. The bill, the Fed Oversight Reform and Modernization Act (FORM Act) sponsored by Monetary Policy a... More
  • Committee Passes Bipartisan Jobs and Federal Reserve Reform Bills
    Jul 29, 2015 - The Financial Services Committee today approved several bipartisan bills today designed to help grow the economy, create jobs, and bring much needed accountability and transparency to the Federal Reserve. “We seek to simplify the rules, reduce complexity and compliance costs. Complicated and costly ... More
  • Hensarling: “Hardworking Americans deserve better than Dodd-Frank”
    Jul 28, 2015 - CLICK HERE TO WATCH WASHINGTON- Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) delivered the following opening statement at today’s full committee hearing to examine America’s economic prosperity in the five years since the Dodd-Frank Act became law. This hearing is the latest in a ser... More
  • Dodd-Frank Contributes to Weakest Recovery of Modern Era
    Jul 28, 2015 - WASHINGTON- The Financial Services Committee held a full committee hearing today to examine America’s economic prosperity in the five years since the Dodd-Frank Act became law. This hearing was the latest in a series focused on the impact Dodd-Frank has had on prosperity, freedom and financial stab... More
  • Committee Schedule for the Week of July 27
    Jul 24, 2015 - Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) today announced the committee’s hearing schedule for the week of July 27. Tuesday, July 28 at 10:00 A.M. - This month marks the fifth anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Act being signed into law, and the committee continues its examination of th... More
  • Task Force Examines Implications of Iran Nuclear Deal
    Jul 23, 2015 - The Financial Services Committee Task Force to Investigate Terrorism Financing held a hearing yesterday to examine the recent nuclear agreement negotiated by the Obama Administration and the P5+1 nations with Iran and its impact on terrorism financing through and by Iran. Iran is identified by the U... More
  • Hensarling on Capital Standards: Is There A Better Way?
    Jul 23, 2015 - CLICK HERE TO WATCH WASHINGTON- Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) delivered the following opening statement at today’s full committee hearing to examine capital standards. This hearing is the latest in a series focused on the impact the Dodd-Frank Act has had in the five y... More
  • Subcommittee Examines the National Credit Union Administration's Operations and Budget
    Jul 23, 2015 - The Financial Services Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit Subcommittee held a hearing today to conduct much-needed oversight of the National Credit Union Administration’s (NCUA) operations and budget. Unlike many other federal agencies, NCUA operates independent of the congressional appropri... More
  • Subcommittee Reviews Proposals to Reform the Federal Reserve
    Jul 22, 2015 - The Financial Services Monetary Policy and Trade Subcommittee reviewed legislative proposals today that would bring greater accountability and transparency to the Federal Reserve. The lack of transparency at the Federal Reserve is growing; while the Federal Reserve’s power has increased, its interna... More
  • Task Force to Examine Iran Nuclear Deal and Its Impact on Financing Terrorism
    Jul 21, 2015 - The Financial Services Committee’s Task Force to Investigate Terrorism Financing will hold a hearing on Wednesday, July 22 at 4:15 p.m. entitled “The Iran Nuclear Deal and Its Impact on Terrorism Financing.” The hearing will take place in 2128 Rayburn House Office Building. The task force was establ... More