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FOX News
Rep. Robert Pittenger: Trump's a diamond -- with many rough edges. There's nothing fake about himUnconventional Warfare, Vice Chairman of the Task Force to Investigate Terroris
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
Unconventional Warfare, Vice Chairman of the Task Force to Investigate Terrorism Financing, and is a member of the House Financial Services... Read more
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FOX News
Rep. Robert Pittenger: Trump's a diamond -- with many rough edges. There's nothing fake about himHouse of Representatives. He serves as chairman of the Congressional Task Force
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
House of Representatives. He serves as chairman of the Congressional Task Force on Terrorism and Unconventional Warfare, Vice Chairman of the Task Force to Investigate Terrorism Financing, and is a member of the House Financial Services Com... Read more
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The Hill
Congress should vote down this harmful debt collection legislationThis week, the House Financial Services Committee will vote on whether to open
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
This week, the House Financial Services Committee will vote on whether to open the floodgates to abusive litigation conduct by debt collection attorneys and debt buyers who work in their name. The Practice of Law Technical Clarification Act would... Read more
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KERA North Texas
8 Congressional Chairmen Are Calling It Quits. Here's Why And What It Could MeanFor some, such as retiring Jeb Hensarling and Lamar Smith, both Texans, the cho
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
For some, such as retiring Jeb Hensarling and Lamar Smith, both Texans, the choice seems obvious. As chair of the House Financial Services Committee, Hensarling has many excellent connections to the world of money. As chair of Science, Space and... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
8 Congressional Chairmen Are Calling It Quits. Here's Why And What It Could MeanFor some, such as retiring Jeb Hensarling and Lamar Smith, both Texans, the cho
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
For some, such as retiring Jeb Hensarling and Lamar Smith, both Texans, the choice seems obvious. As chair of the House Financial Services Committee, Hensarling has many excellent connections to the world of money. As chair of Science, Space and... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmakers eye another short-term spending billHouse among conservatives. But tough measures against the CFPB would poison the
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
House among conservatives. But tough measures against the CFPB would poison the bill for Democrats. Meanwhile, the House Financial Services Committee will hold a markup Wednesday of more than a dozen bills loosening aspects of Dodd-Frank, which... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
Add Civil Rights voices to housing policy reform discussionsdeliberations of a key policy issue now underway with both the U.S. Senate Bank
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
deliberations of a key policy issue now underway with both the U.S. Senate Banking Committee and its counterpart, the House Financial Services Committee are being conducted in private: the future of affordable homeownership. “Our constituents... Read more
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Boston Globe
Why it matters that record numbers of GOP House members are retiringhave said they will not seek reelection, including Judiciary chairman Bob Goodl
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
have said they will not seek reelection, including Judiciary chairman Bob Goodlatte and Jeb Hensarling, who runs the House Financial Services Committee. All told, there’s a decent chance these retirements could decide the fate of the House... Read more
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ABC News
Both Democrat and GOP lawmakers slam Trump's 's---hole' remarkhe is trying to make. Its offensive. I don't like it." Tom Williams/CQ Roll Ca
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
he is trying to make. Its offensive. I don't like it." Tom Williams/CQ Roll CallRep. Sean Duffy, R-Wis., attends a House Financial Services Committee hearing in Rayburn Building, September 28, 2016. Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., said in a statement,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
CFPB leadership remains uncertain despite another Trump administration court victoryMcWatters, a Republican, has the support of CFPB critic Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
McWatters, a Republican, has the support of CFPB critic Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas), the powerful chairman of the House Financial Services Committee for whom he once worked as legal counsel. But there are potential problems with McWatters. The... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
CFPB leadership remains uncertain despite another Trump administration court victoryMcWatters, a Republican, has the support of CFPB critic Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-
Los Angeles Times / Posted 8 days ago
McWatters, a Republican, has the support of CFPB critic Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas), the powerful chairman of the House Financial Services Committee for whom he once worked as legal counsel. But there are potential problems with McWatters. The... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
2017 marked a year of tearing down consumer protections 'brick by brick'citizens, taking away their choices and opportunities,” said Rep. Jeb Hensarlin
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
citizens, taking away their choices and opportunities,” said Rep. Jeb Hensarling, a Texas Republican who chairs the House Financial Services Committee and has been one of the bureau’s harshest critics. Here’s an example of the bureau trampling on... Read more
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FOX News
California Rep. Darrell Issa to retire after the end of his termformer chairman of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce committee; Texas
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
former chairman of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce committee; Texas Rep. Jeb Hensarling, chairman of the House Financial Services Committee and Virginia Rep. Bob Goodlatte, the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee. Alex Pappas is... Read more
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The Hill
Trump’s border wall becomes flashpoint in shutdown fight | House lawmakers predict another short-term spending bill | Trump to attend Davos | Dimon walks back bitcoin criticismHearing on "Sanctions and Financial Pressure: Major National Security Tools," 1
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
Hearing on "Sanctions and Financial Pressure: Major National Security Tools," 10 a.m. http://bit.ly/2CvcFTO. House Financial Services Committee: Hearing on "A Further Examination of Federal Reserve Reform Proposals," 2 p.m.... Read more
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The Hill
Effort to repeal oil, gas, and mining law could fuel corruptionare now working to scrap a law designed to combat corruption in this industry.
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
are now working to scrap a law designed to combat corruption in this industry. Last month, most Republicans on the House Financial Services Committee voted for HR 4519, which seeks to strike down Section 1504 of the Dodd Frank Act, a law... Read more
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FOX News
Ed Royce, chairman of foreign affairs committee, to retire from Congressformer chairman of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce committee; Texas
FOX News / Posted 11 days ago
former chairman of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce committee; Texas Rep. Jeb Hensarling, chairman of the House Financial Services Committee and Virginia Rep. Bob Goodlatte, the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee. Fox News’ Mike... Read more
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FOX News
Ed Royce, chairman of foreign affairs committee, to retire from Congressformer chairman of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce committee; Texas
FOX News / Posted 11 days ago
former chairman of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce committee; Texas Rep. Jeb Hensarling, chairman of the House Financial Services Committee and Virginia Rep. Bob Goodlatte, the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee. Fox News’ Mike... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmakers jump back into funding fightbill's lack of restraints on the CFPB has already cost it support in the House.
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
bill's lack of restraints on the CFPB has already cost it support in the House. Several GOP members of the House Financial Services Committee told The Hill that they couldn't support a bill that doesn't touch the bureau, long loathed by... Read more
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The Hill
Treasury aide McGahn, wife of White House counsel, to leave for House paneland wife of the White House’s chief lawyer, is leaving the Trump administration
The Hill / Posted 15 days ago
and wife of the White House’s chief lawyer, is leaving the Trump administration to become staff director of the House Financial Services Committee. McGahn had served in a variety of high-ranking roles with GOP lawmakers before joining the... Read more
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The Hill
Cohn: Congress will 'hopefully' pass bank reg overhaul within monthsbill’s lack of restraints on the CFPB has already cost it support in the House.
The Hill / Posted 15 days ago
bill’s lack of restraints on the CFPB has already cost it support in the House. Several GOP members of the House Financial Services Committee told The Hill that they couldn’t support a bill that doesn’t touch the bureau, long loathed by... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Won't seek 8th term, Hatch saysretiring House chairmen include Robert Goodlatte, R-Va., of the Judiciary Commi
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
retiring House chairmen include Robert Goodlatte, R-Va., of the Judiciary Committee; Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, of the Financial Services Committee; and Lamar Smith, R-Texas, of the Committee on Science, Space and Technology. In all, 33 House... Read more
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The Morning Call
Consumer Confidential column: Tearing down consumer protections ‘brick by brick'citizens, taking away their choices and opportunities,” said Rep. Jeb Hensarlin
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
citizens, taking away their choices and opportunities,” said Rep. Jeb Hensarling, a Texas Republican who chairs the House Financial Services Committee and has been one of the bureau's harshest critics. Here's an example of the bureau trampling on... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Rep. Bill Shuster, powerful transportation chairman, will retire...than return to the House without a gavel: Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., of the Judiciar
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 17 days ago
than return to the House without a gavel: Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., of the Judiciary Committee, Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, of the Financial Services Committee, and Lamar Smith, R-Texas, of the Science, Space and Technology Committee. "It was a difficult... Read more
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CBS News
Rep. Bill Shuster, House transportation chair, to retireTrump in 2016. Other Republican House committee chairs have also announced the
CBS News / Posted 17 days ago
Trump in 2016. Other Republican House committee chairs have also announced their retirement, including Rep. Bob Goodlatte of Virginia, who chairs the House Judiciary Committee and House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling, of Te... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
2017 marked a year of tearing down consumer protections 'brick by brick'citizens, taking away their choices and opportunities,” said Rep. Jeb Hensarlin
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
citizens, taking away their choices and opportunities,” said Rep. Jeb Hensarling, a Texas Republican who chairs the House Financial Services Committee and has been one of the bureau’s harshest critics. Here’s an example of the bureau trampling on... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
With ballots set, Texas political landscape could be reshaped in 2018San Antonio's Lamar Smith, chairman of the House Science Committee, and Dallas'
Houston Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
San Antonio's Lamar Smith, chairman of the House Science Committee, and Dallas' Jeb Hensarling, who presides over the House Financial Services Committee. The retirement of Smith, who has held his sprawling, San Antonio-based seat for three decades,... Read more
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The Morning Call
2017 marked a year of tearing down consumer protections 'brick by brick'citizens, taking away their choices and opportunities,” said Rep. Jeb Hensarlin
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
citizens, taking away their choices and opportunities,” said Rep. Jeb Hensarling, a Texas Republican who chairs the House Financial Services Committee and has been one of the bureau’s harshest critics. Here’s an example of the bureau trampling on... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Here are the Republicans retiring from Congress in 2018more time with my family."10. Rep. Jeb Hensarling of Texas; announced on 10/31/
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 19 days ago
more time with my family."10. Rep. Jeb Hensarling of Texas; announced on 10/31/2017 The powerful chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, who represents Dallas, hails from a Republican-heavy district. In an email sent to his... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Here are the Republicans retiring from Congress in 2018more time with my family."10. Rep. Jeb Hensarling of Texas; announced on 10/31/
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 19 days ago
more time with my family."10. Rep. Jeb Hensarling of Texas; announced on 10/31/2017 The powerful chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, who represents Dallas, hails from a Republican-heavy district. In an email sent to his... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Here are the Republicans retiring from Congress in 2018more time with my family."10. Rep. Jeb Hensarling of Texas; announced on 10/31/
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 19 days ago
more time with my family."10. Rep. Jeb Hensarling of Texas; announced on 10/31/2017 The powerful chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, who represents Dallas, hails from a Republican-heavy district. In an email sent to his... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Here are the Republicans retiring from Congress in 2018more time with my family."10. Rep. Jeb Hensarling of Texas; announced on 10/31/
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 19 days ago
more time with my family."10. Rep. Jeb Hensarling of Texas; announced on 10/31/2017 The powerful chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, who represents Dallas, hails from a Republican-heavy district. In an email sent to his... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Here are the Republicans retiring from Congress in 2018more time with my family."10. Rep. Jeb Hensarling of Texas; announced on 10/31/
KECI Missoula / Posted 19 days ago
more time with my family."10. Rep. Jeb Hensarling of Texas; announced on 10/31/2017 The powerful chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, who represents Dallas, hails from a Republican-heavy district. In an email sent to his... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Here are the Republicans retiring from Congress in 2018more time with my family."10. Rep. Jeb Hensarling of Texas; announced on 10/31/
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 19 days ago
more time with my family."10. Rep. Jeb Hensarling of Texas; announced on 10/31/2017 The powerful chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, who represents Dallas, hails from a Republican-heavy district. In an email sent to his... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Here are the Republicans retiring from Congress in 2018more time with my family."10. Rep. Jeb Hensarling of Texas; announced on 10/31/
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 19 days ago
more time with my family."10. Rep. Jeb Hensarling of Texas; announced on 10/31/2017 The powerful chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, who represents Dallas, hails from a Republican-heavy district. In an email sent to his... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Here are the Republicans retiring from Congress in 2018more time with my family."10. Rep. Jeb Hensarling of Texas; announced on 10/31/
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 19 days ago
more time with my family."10. Rep. Jeb Hensarling of Texas; announced on 10/31/2017 The powerful chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, who represents Dallas, hails from a Republican-heavy district. In an email sent to his... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Here are the Republicans retiring from Congress in 2018more time with my family.” 11. Rep. Jeb Hensarling of Texas; announced on 10/3
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 20 days ago
more time with my family.” 11. Rep. Jeb Hensarling of Texas; announced on 10/31/2017 The powerful chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, who represents Dallas, hails from a Republican-heavy district. In an email sent to his... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
2017 marked a year of tearing down consumer protections 'brick by brick'citizens, taking away their choices and opportunities,” said Rep. Jeb Hensarlin
Los Angeles Times / Posted 20 days ago
citizens, taking away their choices and opportunities,” said Rep. Jeb Hensarling, a Texas Republican who chairs the House Financial Services Committee and has been one of the bureau’s harshest critics. Here’s an example of the bureau trampling on... Read more
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Breitbart
Sources: Trump Considers Politically Safe Choice to Head Up the CFPBUniversity of Texas Law School classmate of and former aide to Rep. Jeb Hensarl
Breitbart / Posted 21 days ago
University of Texas Law School classmate of and former aide to Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) – the chairman of the House Financial Services Committee who has tangled repeatedly with former CFPB director Richard Cordray – McWatters was one of two... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Having a Moment: Maxine Waters is reclaiming her time — as a dance remixthis year, but her latest is truly special. This time, there’s a soundtrack.
Los Angeles Times / Posted 22 days ago
this year, but her latest is truly special. This time, there’s a soundtrack. It began on July 27 during a routine House Financial Services Committee meeting. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin was testifying and seemingly trying to avoid Waters’... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Fixing ‘broken things:’ Davidson talks about 18 months in CongressOhio-Indiana border, encompassing Troy, Springfield and northern slices of Mont
Dayton Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
Ohio-Indiana border, encompassing Troy, Springfield and northern slices of Montgomery and Greene counties. He sits on the Financial Services Committee and is a member of the House Freedom Caucus. Davidson said much of his time time in Congress... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Proposed Legislation: Fannie And Freddie Are Here To Stay - There Is No Alternativeto people familiar with the deliberations, and Mr. Crapo has made the overhaul
Zero Hedge / Posted 29 days ago
to people familiar with the deliberations, and Mr. Crapo has made the overhaul a top goal for his panel. Even House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R., Texas) signaled this month in a speech to Realtors that he would... Read more
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Boston Globe
Fannie Me, Freddie Mac cut deal with Treasury to cover any losses tied to tax overhaulmore to prop up the mortgage finance companies. “I’m very disappointed at FHFA
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
more to prop up the mortgage finance companies. “I’m very disappointed at FHFA and Treasury’s decision to roll back these vital taxpayer protections,” said Representative Jeb Hensarling of Texas, chairman of the House Financial Services Comm... Read more
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Newsweek
Is Donald Trump’s dark Russian secret hiding in Deutsche Bank’s vaults?breaking decades of precedent. Over the past year, U.S. lawmakers such as Maxi
Newsweek / Posted 30 days ago
breaking decades of precedent. Over the past year, U.S. lawmakers such as Maxine Waters, the top Democrat on the House Financial Services Committee, have urged the bank to privately hand over its internal review—along with information about... Read more

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