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Congratulations to my good friend Mick Mulvaney on his confirmation as the next Director of the Office of Management and Budget. Mick is smart, principled, and brutally honest; just the type of person we need tackling our nation's budgetary challenges. While we will miss him in the House, I wish him all the best as he tackles this new challenge. My full statement--> http://mchenry.house.gov/news/documentsingle.aspx?DocumentID=398467

McHenry on Mick Mulvaney's Confirmation as Director of OMB

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Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement upon Senate confirmation of Congressman Mick Mulvaney (SC-05) as the Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB): “Congratulations to my good friend Mick Mulvaney on his confirmation as the Director of OMB. Mick is just the person we need at OMB: smart, principled, and brutally honest. It is long past time the federal government seriously addressed the challenges facing our federal budget and Mick is the right person to lead those efforts. While he will be missed in the House, I join with the rest of my colleagues in wishing Mick the best as he moves into his new role.”

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Over the past eight years, the Federal Reserve has time and again participated in international regulatory forums that lack any semblance of transparency. Its impossible to know whether or not the negotiations ongoing in these forums and the agreements made during them are in the best interest of the American people. Today, I asked Fed Chair Janet Yellen about these forums and whether or not she would await guidance from the new Administration before continuing participation-->

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.

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Important day at the House Committee on Financial Services as Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen makes her first appearance before the committee this Congress. The hearing is beginning now. Watch live at the link below--> https://www.c-span.org/video/?423747-1/federal-reserve-chair-janet-yellen-testifies-economic-outlook

McHenry on Mick Mulvaney's Confirmation as Director of OMB

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Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement upon Senate confirmation of Congressman Mick Mulvaney (SC-05) as the Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB): “Congratulations to my good friend Mick Mulvaney on his confirmation as the Director of OMB. Mick is just the person we need at OMB: smart, principled, and brutally honest. It is long past time the federal government seriously addressed the challenges facing our federal budget and Mick is the right person to lead those efforts. While he will be missed in the House, I join with the rest of my colleagues in wishing Mick the best as he moves into his new role.”

McHenry on President Trump's Executive Actions on Dodd-Frank, DOL Fiduciary Rule

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Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10), the Vice Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, released the following statement after President Donald Trump signed executive orders relating to the Dodd-Frank Act and the Department of Labor's Fiduciary Rule: “Dodd-Frank’s regulations have driven up costs and made credit less available for families and small businesses throughout western North Carolina. Over the past six years, the House Financial Services Committee has worked tirelessly to replace this broken law with a system that actually brings down costs and promotes economic growth all while maintaining strong protections for American consumers. “With today’s orders from President Trump, it’s encouraging to see we finally have ...

McHenry Introduces the Family Care Savings Act

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Today, Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10) introduced H.R. 782, the Family Care Savings Act. This legislation raises the cap on dependent care flexible spending accounts from $5,000 to $10,000 and indexes the cap amount to inflation. Joining as an original cosponsor of the legislation is Congresswoman Grace Meng (D, NY-06). "In recent years, we've seen the cost of everyday goods and services rise dramatically and yet the vast majority of American families have seen their wages stagnate," said Congressman McHenry. "These new budget realities have posed unique challenges which the Family Care Savings Act aims to address. By increasing the cap on dependent care flexible spending accounts, this bipartisan legislation can help ease the ...

McHenry Introduces the EPIC Act

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Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) introduced H.R. 675, the Empowering Parents to Invest in Choice (EPIC) Act. Introduced during National School Choice Week, this legislation enables parents to save for their children's education in tax-free savings accounts including the popular 529 savings accounts. Additionally, this legislation would increase the contribution limits to Coverdell accounts. “Ensuring a good educational foundation for your children is among each parent’s greatest concerns in life,” said Congressman McHenry. “Yet today, rising costs have made it increasingly difficult for parents to achieve this goal. “With introduction of the EPIC Act, I hope to change that,” McHenry continued. “By allowing parents to save tax-free ...

McHenry on Republican Actions to Defend Life

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Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement after House passage of H.R. 7, the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act: “This Friday, many western North Carolinians will travel to Washington to join with hundreds of thousands of their fellow Americans solemnly marching against the tragedy of abortion. Our House majority is committed to standing with them in defense of life and today we voted to do that with passage of HR 7. “Combined with President Trump’s executive order Monday reaffirming President Reagan’s Mexico City policy, passage of HR 7 will ensure federal tax dollars are never used to fund abortions either at home or abroad. These important steps reaffirm our commit...

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Congratulations to my good friend Mick Mulvaney on his confirmation as the next Director of the Office of Management and Budget. Mick is smart, principled, and brutally honest; just the type of person we need tackling our nation's budgetary challenges. While we will miss him in the House, I wish him all the best as he tackles this new challenge. My full statement--> http://mchenry.house.gov/news/documentsingle.aspx?DocumentID=398467

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Over the past eight years, the Federal Reserve has time and again participated in international regulatory forums that lack any semblance of transparency. Its impossible to know whether or not the negotiations ongoing in these forums and the agreements made during them are in the best interest of the American people. Today, I asked Fed Chair Janet Yellen about these forums and whether or not she would await guidance from the new Administration before continuing participation-->

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Important day at the House Committee on Financial Services as Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen makes her first appearance before the committee this Congress. The hearing is beginning now. Watch live at the link below--> https://www.c-span.org/video/?423747-1/federal-reserve-chair-janet-yellen-testifies-economic-outlook

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In this week's Tenth District update, I write about Black History Month, legislation to protect your emails from government intrusion, and provide details about how best to stay in touch with my office. Click on the first link below to see this week's NC-10 update and use the second to subscribe to receive this email directly to your inbox each Sunday afternoon. http://mchenry.house.gov/news/email/show.aspx?ID=HTCIKS5UUYOF6GVS3DFRVUSUN4 https://mchenry.house.gov/forms/form/?ID=1505

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Each February we celebrate Black History Month and the countless contributions African Americans have made to our nation. From business, political, and military leaders to important educators and inventors, African Americans have made many meaningful contributions to the country. Last week, I was proud to join with the North Carolina House delegation in recognizing some of those leaders from our state as we introduced a House Resolution honoring the Greensboro Four. Learn more about this resolution recognizing one of the formative moments in the Civil Rights Movement. https://adams.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/adams-and-budd-introduce-greensboro-four-resolution

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.

Congressman McHenry 2016 Christmas Greeting

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10) wishes a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to constituents throughout the Tenth District.

A Better Way on Tax Reform

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Our tax code is broken. Fortunately, House Republicans know there is a Better Way. This video outlines our plan to reform the tax code to make it fair for all Americans. Learn more: http://abetterway.speaker.gov/?page=tax-reform

McHenry Speaks in Support of H.R. 6427

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Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10), the Vice Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, speaks on the House floor in support of H.R. 6427, the Creating Financial Prosperity for Businesses and Investors Act.