News List

  • Hensarling poised for biggest victory in House with bank bill vote
    Jun 8, 2017 - By Zachary Warmbrodt Politico Pro Rep. Jeb Hensarling is on the verge of winning one of his biggest legislative victories, with House Republicans on Thursday expected to pass a sweeping bill to replace major banking regulations enacted after the financial crisis. To get there, the Financial Service... More
  • House Approves Financial CHOICE Act to Boost Economy, End Bank Bailouts and Toughen Penalties for Fraud
    Jun 8, 2017 - The House on Thursday passed the Financial CHOICE Act, legislation to overhaul and replace the failed Dodd-Frank Act that has contributed to the worst economic recovery of the last 70 years. “Every promise of Dodd-Frank has been broken,” said Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-T... More
  • ICYMI: Dodd-Frank Broke Its Promises. The Financial CHOICE Act is a Better Way
    Jun 7, 2017 - Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) joined House leaders today to discuss the Financial CHOICE Act – a bill to end taxpayer-funded bailouts of Wall Street banks and create more opportunities for Americans on Main Street. The bill is scheduled for a vote in the House this wee... More
  • Chairman Hensarling’s Statement on the Financial CHOICE Act and Service Members
    Jun 7, 2017 - House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) released the following statement concerning the Financial CHOICE Act and consumer protections for service members: “True consumer protection comes from competitive, transparent and innovative markets that are vigorously policed for fr... More
  • ICYMI: Hensarling Discusses Financial CHOICE Act on Morning Joe, Squawk Box
    Jun 6, 2017 - Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) joined MSNBC’s Morning Joe and CNBC’s Squawk Box to discuss the Financial CHOICE Act – a bill to end taxpayer-funded bailouts of Wall Street banks and create more opportunities for Americans on Main Street. On the CFPB: "The best form of co... More
  • House to Vote on Financial CHOICE Act Next Week
    Jun 2, 2017 - The House will consider legislation next week to end bank bailouts, promote economic growth and provide desperately needed regulatory relief for community banks and credit unions. The bill – H.R. 10, the Financial CHOICE Act – is the Republican alternative to the failed Dodd-Frank Act which has cont... More
  • Rothfus: Financial CHOICE Act and the American dream
    May 30, 2017 - When I talk to constituents in western Pennsylvania, I hear a common concern: some in this country are thriving and getting ahead, but many believe the American dream is moving further from their reach. Big businesses, the wealthy and well-connected are doing fine, while millions of hard-working Am... More
  • Barr: Dodd-Frank changes needed for accountability, economic growth
    May 24, 2017 - Congress will soon vote on a plan to significantly overhaul the 2010 financial control law commonly known as the Dodd-Frank Act. This is great news for jobs and growth in Kentucky. In the nearly seven years since enactment of the 2,300-page Dodd-Frank law, roughly one in five Kentucky credit unions... More
  • Washington Examiner: Big banks love Democrats' big government
    May 23, 2017 - 5/22/2017 There wasn't a single Republican in the room on April 28, but Wall Street was well represented. House Democrats had gathered inside the Financial Services Committee for a special minority hearing to discuss the dangers of rolling back the Dodd-Frank Act's sweeping regulations. Instead of b... More
  • Chairman Hensarling Reacts to Decision on Fiduciary Rule
    May 23, 2017 - House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) issued the following statement regarding today’s decision by the Department of Labor on the controversial fiduciary rule: “I was there in the Oval Office when President Trump signed his Presidential Memorandum on the Obama administrat... More