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On this day in 1956, the United States formally adopted "In God We Trust" as our national motto. Today, we celebrate the 60th anniversary of this sacred motto which reminds us each day that, regardless of the challenges we face as a nation, In God We Trust.

McHenry to Host Seven Town Hall Meetings

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10) today announced his 2016 town hall meeting schedule. Over the next two weeks, Congressman McHenry will host a town hall meeting in each of the Tenth District's seven counties. 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, or the Internal Revenue Service. The full schedule...

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There are few things better than seeing one of our soldiers reunited with loved ones after returning from service overseas. This time its Dylan Beaver, an Air Force airman from Kings Mountain, being reunited with his mother after spending a year serving our nation in South Korea. Take a moment to read the story and watch the heartwarming video below: http://www.gastongazette.com/news/20160725/surprise-landing-air-force-son-returns-home-to-mothers-embrace-w-video

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Honored to join with my colleague from Arizona Rep. Martha McSally as she launches the House Republicans Working Group on Women in the 21st Century Workforce. This working group--which officially launched last week--aims to examine the obstacles women face in today's workforce. As America's first female fighter pilot, few are better to lead this effort than Congresswoman McSally. Learn more about this effort by watching the video below or clicking here: http://www.rollcall.com/news/politics/mcsally-launches-working-group-on-women-in-the-workforce

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In case you missed it- last week I joined Asheville's WLOS for a Connect to Congress segment. During the interview I discussed my recent workshop for 10th District law enforcement addressing the heroin crisis, my recently passed legislation to help victims of North Carolina's eugenics program, and my views on the recent tragedies involving America's law enforcement. Take a few moments to watch the segment at the link below: http://wlos.com/news/connect-to-congress/connect-to-congress-rep-mchenry-talks-about-gop-convention-and-heroin-epidemic

McHenry to Host Seven Town Hall Meetings

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10) today announced his 2016 town hall meeting schedule. Over the next two weeks, Congressman McHenry will host a town hall meeting in each of the Tenth District's seven counties. 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, or the Internal Revenue Service. The full schedule...

McHenry Recognizes Retiring Chamber President Danny Hearn

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10) spoke on the House floor to recognize Danny Hearn, the President of the Catawba County Chamber of Commerce who will be retiring at the end of September after twelve years of service to Catawba County's business community. Click here or on the image below to see video of the Congressman's remarks.

McHenry Supports Conscience Protection Act

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Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10) released the following statement after House passage of the Conscience Protection Act of 2016: “No American should be forced to choose between following their conscience or following the law. Yet—on the issue of abortion—that is exactly what the Obama Administration is forcing medical professionals to do. The Conscience Protection Act changes that by reaffirming long-standing federal policy which allows doctors and hospitals who oppose abortion to live out the tenets of their faith.” BACKGROUND: The Conscience Protection Act of 2016 reaffirms the protections found in the Weldon amendment. Next, the bill opens the courts to discriminated individuals and entities to obtain necessary legal relief. F...

McHenry Pays Tribute to Alderman Mike Rhyne

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10) today spoke on the House floor to pay respects to Ellenboro Alderman Mike Rhyne who passed away last month at the age of 69. Click here or on the image below for full video of the Congressman's remarks.

McHenry Introduces Fintech Bills

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Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10), the Vice Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, yesterday introduced two bills: H.R. 5724, the Protecting Consumers’ Access to Credit Act of 2016 and H.R. 5725, the IRS Data Verification Modernization Act of 2016. These bills restore consistency in our lending laws to reflect the new realities of financial innovation, and fix the problems with the IRS’s manual income verification process so that small businesses and consumers can receive more accurate credit assessments faster. “Innovation in financial services has created more convenient and secure ways to meet the demands of American consumers," said McHenry. "For these to succeed, however, Washington must rethink its own laws and...

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On this day in 1956, the United States formally adopted "In God We Trust" as our national motto. Today, we celebrate the 60th anniversary of this sacred motto which reminds us each day that, regardless of the challenges we face as a nation, In God We Trust.

  • News Type: Facebook

There are few things better than seeing one of our soldiers reunited with loved ones after returning from service overseas. This time its Dylan Beaver, an Air Force airman from Kings Mountain, being reunited with his mother after spending a year serving our nation in South Korea. Take a moment to read the story and watch the heartwarming video below: http://www.gastongazette.com/news/20160725/surprise-landing-air-force-son-returns-home-to-mothers-embrace-w-video

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Honored to join with my colleague from Arizona Rep. Martha McSally as she launches the House Republicans Working Group on Women in the 21st Century Workforce. This working group--which officially launched last week--aims to examine the obstacles women face in today's workforce. As America's first female fighter pilot, few are better to lead this effort than Congresswoman McSally. Learn more about this effort by watching the video below or clicking here: http://www.rollcall.com/news/politics/mcsally-launches-working-group-on-women-in-the-workforce

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In case you missed it- last week I joined Asheville's WLOS for a Connect to Congress segment. During the interview I discussed my recent workshop for 10th District law enforcement addressing the heroin crisis, my recently passed legislation to help victims of North Carolina's eugenics program, and my views on the recent tragedies involving America's law enforcement. Take a few moments to watch the segment at the link below: http://wlos.com/news/connect-to-congress/connect-to-congress-rep-mchenry-talks-about-gop-convention-and-heroin-epidemic

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With all the tragedies we've seen in recent days and weeks, it is truly refreshing to see stories like the one below. Thank you to all our men and women in blue who serve as role models, positive forces in our communities, and keep us safe each day. http://www.gastongazette.com/news/20160713/impromptu-hoops-with-kids-earn-gastonia-police-new-fans

Recognizing Retiring Catawba Chamber President Danny Hearn

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10) recognizes Danny Hearn, the longtime President of the Catawba County Chamber of Commerce who will be retiring in September.

Remembering Ellenboro Alderman Mike Rhyne

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10) pays tribute to Ellenboro Alderman Mike Rhyne who recently passed away on the floor of the House of Representatives.

McHenry Speaks in Support of the Fix Crowdfunding Act

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10), Vice Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, speaks on the House floor in support of H.R. 4855, the Fix Crowdfunding Act.

McHenry Speaks in Support of the Supporting America's Innovators Act

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10), Vice Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, speaks on the House floor in support of H.R. 4854, the Supporting America's Innovators Act.

McHenry on the Supporting America's Innovators Act of 2016

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10), the Vice Chairman of the Financial Services Committee, testifies during a committee markup on his legislation H.R. 4854, the Supporting America's Innovators Act of 2016.