Press Release

  • McHenry on Mick Mulvaney's Confirmation as Director of OMB
    Feb 16, 2017 - 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 ... More
  • McHenry on President Trump's Executive Actions on Dodd-Frank, DOL Fiduciary Rule
    Feb 3, 2017 - 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 dr... More
  • McHenry Introduces the Family Care Savings Act
    Feb 1, 2017 - 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 Co... More
  • McHenry Introduces the EPIC Act
    Jan 25, 2017 - 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 ... More
  • McHenry on Republican Actions to Defend Life
    Jan 24, 2017 - 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 thei... More
  • McHenry Congratulates President Trump
    Jan 20, 2017 - Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement after the swearing-in of President Donald J. Trump: “Congratulations to the 45th President of the United States, Donald J. Trump. Now's the time for action. Over the next four years, I look forward to working with President ... More
  • Beginning the Process of Repealing Obamacare
    Jan 13, 2017 - Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement after the House of Representatives passed S. Con. Res. 3, the Obamacare repeal resolution: “Obamacare was sold as a plan that would reduce costs and improve the quality of healthcare for all Americans. Here in western North C... More
  • McHenry Introduces RPM Act
    Jan 9, 2017 - Last week, Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10) introduced H.R. 350, the Recognizing the Protection of Motorsports Act of 2016 or "RPM Act" which permanently blocks attempts by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to regulate modified motor vehicles used for racing. The bill was introdu... More
  • McHenry Votes to Bring Greater Accountability to the Federal Regulatory Process
    Jan 6, 2017 - Last night, Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10) released the following statement after House passage of H.R. 26, the Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act of 2017: “Over the last eight years, the Obama Administration has led a regulatory onslaught. With a cumulative... More
  • McHenry Pays Tribute to Cleveland County Commissioner Ronnie Hawkins
    Jan 6, 2017 - Yesterday, Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10) spoke on the floor of the House of Representatives to pay tribute to former Cleveland County Commissioner Ronnie Hawkins, who passed away after a long battle with illness on December 8th, 2016. You can access video of Congressman McHenry's rema... More