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Really enjoyed sitting down with longtime Charlotte Observer political writer Jim Morrill to answer questions from readers as part of a Facebook Live interview. It was a good opportunity to cover a wide array of issues.

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It was great meeting with the directors of Techworks. Techworks Gaston County is a hybrid business incubator and gigabit technology center and is scheduled to open its doors in the first quarter of 2018. It will become a major regional player in meeting the demand for digital era jobs.

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Speaking with small business leaders in Gaston County about the challenges they face and the roadblocks government puts in their way. I wanted to get their feedback as Congress begins to debate comprehensive tax reform.

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Speaking at the 5-year anniversary of LanXess Corporation's facility in Gastonia. Since opening, LanXess has expanded and created well-paying, skilled jobs for Gaston County workers.

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Our tax code is broken and is not working for American families. It has been 31 years since the last major overhaul of the U.S. tax code and it is time for reform. House Republicans plan will allow American families to keep more of their paycheck and help our economy grow. Watch this video from House Republicans to learn more on why we need tax reform: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nf5wgS687NI

McHenry on the Passage of the Make America Secure and Prosperous Appropriations Act

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Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement on the passage of H.R. 3354, Make America Secure and Prosperous Appropriations Act, 2018: Today, the House passed a government funding package which will help grow our economy, provide for a strong national defense, and ensure the safety of the American people here at home. The Make America Secure and Prosperous Appropriations Act supports our rural economies by undoing many of the job-killing regulations that defined the Obama-era. It provides our troops with the biggest pay raise they’ve seen in years while also reining in government waste by calling for a complete audit of the Pentagon, cutting funding to the EPA, and reducing funding for the IRS. Our appropriatio...

Congressman McHenry Announces $52,858 Homeland Security Grant to Fairview Volunteer Fire Department in Buncombe County

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Today, Congressman Patrick McHenry (R-NC-10) announced $52,858 in a U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) grant to a local fire department in the Tenth Congressional District. The grant will go to the Fairview Volunteer Fire Department in Buncombe County, and comes in the sixteenth round of the 2016 fiscal year Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program (AFG), which aims to help firefighters and first responders throughout the country. Local departments applied for the grants, and the program is administered by the Grant Programs Directorate of the Federal Emergency Management Agency in cooperation with the U.S. Fire Administration. According to Fairview Fire Chief Scott Jones, the grant funds will purchase new physical fitness equipment...

McHenry to Host Town Hall Meetings for Tenth District Constituents

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Update: The rescheduled dates and times have been posted below in red. Today, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) announced his 2017 town hall meeting schedule. Over the next month, Congressman McHenry will host six town hall meetings throughout the Tenth District. At the town hall meetings, Congressman McHenry will give an update on recent legislative activity in the U.S. Congress and what to expect in the coming months. He will also take questions directly from constituents on the issues of concern to them. Additionally, the Congressman’s staff will be available at the town hall meetings to meet privately with constituents who have issues with federal agencies such as the Social Security Administration, the Department of Veterans Affairs,...

McHenry on Passage of Make America Secure Appropriations Act

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Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement on the passage of H.R. 3219, Make America Secure Appropriations Act: “In this dangerous world, it is imperative Congress does all it can to secure our homeland while also providing our military with the resources they need to defend our freedoms abroad. Today, the House took decisive action to keep all Americans safe by passing the Make America Secure Appropriations Act. “This appropriations package supports our military, providing our soldiers with their largest pay raise in eight years and increasing funding for the DOD so our soldiers have the tools they need to keep us safe. This package cares for our returning heroes, providing the highest level of funding ever ...

McHenry on the Passage of Russia, Iran, and North Korea Sanctions Package

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Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement on the passage of H.R. 3364 Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act: “Yesterday, the House took bipartisan action to hold rogue regimes in Russia, North Korea, and Iran accountable for their destabilizing and threatening actions towards the United States and our allies. The Countering Adversarial Nations Through Sanctions Act is the result of a bipartisan compromise that takes aim at the most grave threats posed by these regimes, including the Iranian and North Korean missile programs and Russia’s continued use of cyberattacks worldwide. It is a well thought out sanctions package that will ensure American security without undermining our economic inter...

  • News Type: Facebook

Really enjoyed sitting down with longtime Charlotte Observer political writer Jim Morrill to answer questions from readers as part of a Facebook Live interview. It was a good opportunity to cover a wide array of issues.

  • News Type: Facebook

It was great meeting with the directors of Techworks. Techworks Gaston County is a hybrid business incubator and gigabit technology center and is scheduled to open its doors in the first quarter of 2018. It will become a major regional player in meeting the demand for digital era jobs.

  • News Type: Facebook

Speaking with small business leaders in Gaston County about the challenges they face and the roadblocks government puts in their way. I wanted to get their feedback as Congress begins to debate comprehensive tax reform.

  • News Type: Facebook

Speaking at the 5-year anniversary of LanXess Corporation's facility in Gastonia. Since opening, LanXess has expanded and created well-paying, skilled jobs for Gaston County workers.

  • News Type: Facebook

Our tax code is broken and is not working for American families. It has been 31 years since the last major overhaul of the U.S. tax code and it is time for reform. House Republicans plan will allow American families to keep more of their paycheck and help our economy grow. Watch this video from House Republicans to learn more on why we need tax reform: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nf5wgS687NI

Congressman McHenry 2017 Independence Day Greeting

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Congressman Patrick McHenry wishes the Tenth District a Happy Independence Day.

Congressman McHenry on the CHOICE Act

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), Vice Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, speaks in support of House passage of H.R. 10, the Financial CHOICE Act.

McHenry on Police Week & Peace Officer's Memorial Day

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) speaks on the House floor about Police Week, National Peace Officer's Memorial Day, and fallen Shelby Police officer, Tim Brackeen.

McHenry on Fox News' "Happening Now"

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Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) joins Fox News' "Happening Now" to discuss government funding and President Trump's tax reform plan.

Floor Speech on Supporting America's Innovators Act

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), Vice Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, speaks in support of House passage of H.R. 1219, the Supporting America's Innovators Act.