Press Release

  • 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
  • McHenry Stands With Israel Against UN Action
    Jan 5, 2017 - Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10) released the following statement after the House of Representatives passed House Resolution 11, objecting to the United Nations Security Council's Resolution 2334: “The United Nations' treatment of Israel is dangerous and objectionable. As our sacred ally... More
  • McHenry on Passage of the Creating Financial Prosperity for Businesses & Investors Act
    Dec 5, 2016 - This evening, Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10), the Vice Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee and co-leader of House Republican's Innovation Initiative, applauded the passage of H.R. 6427, the Creating Financial Prosperity for Businesses and Investors Act. Included in H.R.... More
  • McHenry on Passage of 2017 Defense Authorization Bill
    Dec 2, 2016 - Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10) released the following statement after the House passed the Conference Report accompanying S. 2943, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017: “We live in a dangerous world with multiple ongoing conflicts in the Middle East and regimes h... More
  • McHenry on Passage of the 21st Century Cures Act
    Nov 30, 2016 - Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10) released the following statement after the House passed the 21st Century Cures Act: “America has long been a world leader in medical innovation but for Americans suffering from a disease, medical innovation and breakthroughs are not coming fast enough. Th... More
  • McHenry Visits East Lincoln Speedway to Talk RPM Act
    Nov 22, 2016 - Last month, Congressman Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10) visited the East Lincoln Speedway in Stanley to talk about his bill to combat EPA overreach into auto racing, the Recognizing the Protection of Motorsports (RPM) Act of 2016. During his visit, Congressman McHenry had the opportunity to drive a late ... More