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Mary Jo's on Cox Road is a Gaston County institution, serving our community since 1951. I join with the rest of Gaston County mourning the passing of the namesake, Mary Jo Cloninger who recently passed away. Giulia and I send our thoughts and prayers to the entire Cloninger family as they mourn their loss. http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article139098228.html

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We had a very productive meeting with President Trump and Vice President Pence yesterday in the Oval Office. It is great to have the White House's full support behind the American Health Care Act, the plan to repeal and replace Obamacare. Photos courtesy of The White House. http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-obamacare-idUSKBN16O1YK?il=0

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Wishing everyone in western North Carolina a happy and safe St. Patrick's Day! I was honored to celebrate yesterday with President Trump and Taoiseach Enda Kenny at the annual Friends of Ireland lunch in the US Capitol. It was a tremendous event celebrating our nation's long ties to Ireland and the Irish people.

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Earlier this afternoon I joined Asheville's WLOS for a Connect to Congress segment where we discussed House Republicans' plan to repeal and replace Obamacare, what it means for our area, and its prospects for passage. Please take a few moments to watch the interview at the link below--> http://wlos.com/news/connect-to-congress/connect-to-congress-rep-mchenry-talks-health-care-reform-tax-returns-budgets

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In recognition of Women's History Month, I highly recommend this story from The Gaston Gazette about Gwendolyn Harrison Smith, who in 1951 became the first African American woman to attend UNC Chapel Hill. Ms. Smith, who lived much of her life in Bessemer City, was an impressive woman and her story is well worth your time. http://www.gastongazette.com/news/20170305/unc-first-gaston-woman-helped-pave-way-for-blacks-to-attend-unc-chapel-hill

ICYMI - McHenry on the American Health Care Act

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Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) spoke this week with CNBC's Squawk Box and CNN's Wolf Blitzer to discuss the first part of House Republicans' three-phase plan to repeal and replace Obamacare, the American Health Care Act. Click on the images or links below to see video from Chief Deputy Whip McHenry's appearances: CNBC's Squawk Box CNN's Wolf Additionally, on Tuesday afternoon, Chief Deputy Whip McHenry joined with Majority Whip Steve Scalise (LA-01) and the rest of the House Republican Deputy Whip team for a visit to the White House where they met with President Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, and other senior members of the White House staff to discuss the House Republican plan to repeal Obamacare. (photo courtesy of Wh...

McHenry Bill to Encourage Angel Investing Passes Financial Services Committee

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Today, Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10), Vice Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, spoke in support of and voted for his bill H.R. 1219, the Supporting America's Innovators Act of 2017. The bill passed out of the committee by a vote of 54 to 2. H.R. 1219 now awaits a vote on the floor of the House of Representatives. You can see the full video of McHenry's statement from today's markup in support of H.R. 1219 by clicking here, or on the image below. "Over the past five years I've worked tirelessly to update our federal regulatory framework so it works for small businesses and startups," said McHenry. "Today, we took a huge step in those efforts as the Supporting America's Innovators Act passed out of both the Hous...

McHenry Announces Details for the Annual Congressional Art Competition

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Today, Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) announced submission deadlines for the 2017 Congressional Art Contest. The Congressional Art Competition began in 1982, and, since then, over 650,000 high school students have participated in this nationwide event enabling high school students to showcase their artistic ability. “The Tenth District is home to a number of bright and talented art students,” said Congressman McHenry. "Once again this year, I'm proud to help recognize these talented artists by hosting the Congressional Art Competition." The winning artwork from each congressional district will be prominently displayed in the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. The “Grand Prize” winner will also receive two round-trip tickets to Wash...

McHenry Introduces Bipartisan, Bicameral Bill to Promote Investments in Businesses & Startups

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Last week, Congressman Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10) joined with U.S. Senators Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) and Dean Heller (R-NV) to introduce bipartisan, bicameral legislation to help encourage and boost investments in small businesses and startups in western North Carolina and throughout the country. H.R. 1219, the Supporting America's Innovators Act of 2017 amends an exemption under the Investment Company Act of 1940 by increasing the investor limitation from 100 to 205 people for qualifying venture capital funds. The bill would eliminate a significant barrier facing small businesses and startups, instead incentivizing venture capital funds to grow their investments in rural-state entrepreneurs, helping local economies grow and thrive. Often, wou...

McHenry on President Trump's Address to Joint Session

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Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement in reaction to President Donald Trump's address to a joint session of Congress: “Tonight, President Trump laid out a clear and unifying vision for our country, a vision focused on creating good-paying jobs, lifting up the middle class, and keeping Americans safe and secure. In his first 40 days, we’ve already seen progress towards these goals with executive actions to cut regulations and secure our southern border. “With his speech tonight, President Trump outlined the next steps in our work: describing details on his plans to repeal and replace Obamacare and reform our broken tax code. In the coming days and weeks, I look forward to working with him to achieve these...

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Mary Jo's on Cox Road is a Gaston County institution, serving our community since 1951. I join with the rest of Gaston County mourning the passing of the namesake, Mary Jo Cloninger who recently passed away. Giulia and I send our thoughts and prayers to the entire Cloninger family as they mourn their loss. http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/article139098228.html

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We had a very productive meeting with President Trump and Vice President Pence yesterday in the Oval Office. It is great to have the White House's full support behind the American Health Care Act, the plan to repeal and replace Obamacare. Photos courtesy of The White House. http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-obamacare-idUSKBN16O1YK?il=0

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Wishing everyone in western North Carolina a happy and safe St. Patrick's Day! I was honored to celebrate yesterday with President Trump and Taoiseach Enda Kenny at the annual Friends of Ireland lunch in the US Capitol. It was a tremendous event celebrating our nation's long ties to Ireland and the Irish people.

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Earlier this afternoon I joined Asheville's WLOS for a Connect to Congress segment where we discussed House Republicans' plan to repeal and replace Obamacare, what it means for our area, and its prospects for passage. Please take a few moments to watch the interview at the link below--> http://wlos.com/news/connect-to-congress/connect-to-congress-rep-mchenry-talks-health-care-reform-tax-returns-budgets

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In recognition of Women's History Month, I highly recommend this story from The Gaston Gazette about Gwendolyn Harrison Smith, who in 1951 became the first African American woman to attend UNC Chapel Hill. Ms. Smith, who lived much of her life in Bessemer City, was an impressive woman and her story is well worth your time. http://www.gastongazette.com/news/20170305/unc-first-gaston-woman-helped-pave-way-for-blacks-to-attend-unc-chapel-hill

McHenry Testifies on the Supporting America's Innovators Act

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), the Vice Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, testifies in support of H.R. 1219, the Supporting America's Innovators Act, his bill to incentivize venture capital investment.

Chief Deputy Whip McHenry on CNN's Wolf

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Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) joins CNN's Wolf Blitzer to discuss House Republicans' plan to repeal and replace Obamacare, the American Healthcare Act.

McHenry on CNBC's Squawk Box - 03/06/2017

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Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) joins CNBC's Squawk Box to discuss repealing Obamacare, tax reform, and House Republicans' continued efforts to roll back regulations.

McHenry Questions Fed Chair Yellen on International Regulations

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), the Vice Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, questions Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on the Fed's role in international regulatory negotiations.

McHenry Remembers Cleveland County Commissioner Ronnie Hawkins

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10) speaks on the House floor to pay tribute to former Cleveland County Commissioner Ronnie Hawkins who passed on December 8th, 2016.