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  • 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
  • Committee Schedule for the Week of July 20
    Jul 21, 2015 - Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) today announced the committee’s hearing schedule for the week of July 20. Wednesday, July 22 at 10:00 A.M. - The Monetary Policy and Trade Subcommittee will hold a hearing to examine proposals to reform the Federal Reserve. This hearing fol... More
  • Dodd-Frank Act Leaves America Less Stable, Less Prosperous, Less Free
    Jul 21, 2015 - WASHINGTON – House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) will deliver remarks today at the American Enterprise Institute on the fifth anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Act becoming law. The following is the embargoed text of his speech as prepared for delivery: Thank you, Peter [Wa... More
  • VIDEO: Dodd-Frank - 5 Years of Failures
    Jul 20, 2015 - CLICK HERE TO WATCH WASHINGTON- Five years ago this week President Obama signed the Dodd-Frank Act into law with much fanfare and celebration. He and other Democrats promised Dodd-Frank’s 2,300 pages and 400 more regulations would “lift the economy,” “end too big to fail” and “promote financial sta... More
  • Weekly Republican Address: Together, We Can End Wall Street Bailouts & Grow Our Economy
    Jul 20, 2015 - WASHINGTON – In this week’s Republican address, House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) discusses Republicans’ commitment to protecting hardworking families and small business owners from the job-crushing Dodd-Frank law, which President Obama signed five years ago this wee... More
  • Hensarling Delivers Speech Tuesday on Dodd-Frank Act Anniversary
    Jul 17, 2015 - WASHINGTON – Tuesday, July 21 marks five years since President Obama signed the Dodd-Frank Act into law. Weighing in at 2,300 pages and mandating 400 new regulations that – so far – have generated 22,296 pages of rules in the Federal Register, Dodd-Frank is the most dramatic and sweeping rewrite of ... More
  • Hensarling Calls for More Transparent and Accountable Federal Reserve
    Jul 15, 2015 - CLICK HERE TO WATCH WASHINGTON- Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling delivered the following opening statement at today’s Full Committee hearing with Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen: Last week this committee began a series of hearings examining the Dodd-Frank Act on its fifth ann... More
  • Subcommittee Examines Lack of Transparency and Accountability at the Federal Reserve
    Jul 14, 2015 - WASHINGTON - The Financial Services Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee held a hearing today to examine the lack of transparency and accountability at the Federal Reserve. The powers of the Federal Reserve significantly expanded under the Dodd-Frank Act signed into law five years ago this mont... More
  • ADVISORY: Hensarling to Deliver Speech on Dodd-Frank’s Anniversary
    Jul 13, 2015 - House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) will deliver a speech, “Dodd-Frank Five Years Later: An America Less Free, Less Prosperous and Less Stable” on Tuesday, July 21 at 2:30 p.m. EDT at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) to mark the fifth anniversary of the Dodd-Fran... More
  • Subcommittee Examines HUD’s Public and Indian Housing Programs
    Jul 10, 2015 - WASHINGTON —The Financial Services Housing and Insurance Subcommittee held a hearing today to conduct oversight of the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Public and Indian Housing programs. Despite 50 years of experience and over $1.6 trillion in annual appropriations, HUD remains o... More