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I enjoyed my tour of Texture Plus in Lincolnton. Texture Plus is a leader in polymer-based building materials and I am grateful they decided to make Lincoln County their new home.

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It was an honor to attend the Lincoln Economic Development Association's Annual Milestone Achievement Luncheon. The businesses recognized for their longevity in Lincoln County have made an investment in our community and I am grateful for their commitment.

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Looking forward to cheering on the Tenth District’s very own Runnin’ Bulldogs as they take on Virginia this afternoon. Best of luck to Gardner-Webb in their first ever NCAA tournament game. You are making us all proud! http://www.wbtv.com/2019/03/22/gardner-webb-students-fans-excited-eve-schools-first-ncaa-tournament-game/

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It was a real blessing to visit with the folks who run Catherine's House, a ministry of the Sisters of Mercy. For the past 25 years, Catherine’s House has provided residential care and services to over 2,200 homeless women and children and helped them find jobs and permanent housing.

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On this day forty years ago C-SPAN began airing the House Floor live on TV for the very first time. Congratulations to C-SPAN on forty years of bringing transparency and access to what’s happening in Congress for Americans everywhere. Watch some highlights from the past forty years here: https://www.c-span.org/40years

McHenry Raises Concerns Over Cost of the Green New Deal

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Today, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), joined with House Republican Committee Leaders to send a letter to Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) urging her to direct the Democratic Chairmen of the committees of jurisdiction to schedule hearings on the Green New Deal. “Taken together, we fear the Green New Deal would hurt Americans struggling to make ends meet – the very people it purports to help. Worst of all, it could permanently put the American Dream out of reach for millions of Americans," the Republican Leaders wrote. "As the committees to which it has been referred, we have a responsibility to fully understand how the Green New Deal will affect the cost of living and economic mobility of hardworking Americans. We need to get t...

McHenry Announces Details for the 2019 Congressional Art Competition

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) announced submission deadlines for the 2019 Congressional Art Competition. Since the competition began in 1982, over 650,000 high school students have participated in this nationwide event showcasing the incredible talent of our nation's young artists. “Every year, it is my honor to continue the tradition of recognizing some of the Tenth Districts most talented art students by hosting the Congressional Art Competition,” said Congressman McHenry. "I am always impressed by the creative and unique artwork submitted by students and I am sure this year will be no exception." The "Grand Prize" winner of the Tenth District's Congressional Art Competition will have their artwork prominently displayed in the U.S. ...

McHenry Holds Wells Fargo Accountable

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Yesterday, the House Financial Services Committee held a hearing to receive testimony from Wells Fargo CEO, Tim Sloan. In his opening statement Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), the Ranking Republican of the House Financial Services Committee, examined Wells Fargo’s failings and gross mismanagement, especially as it compared to North Carolina banks acquired by Wells Fargo, First Union and Wachovia. Click here or on the image below to watch McHenry's opening statement: He also questioned Mr. Sloane on the importance of addressing those failings, including what is being done to change the culture of Wells Fargo so that the bank’s customers in western North Carolina can trust their own bank again. Click here or on the image below to watch: ...

McHenry Delivers Floor Speech to Denounce H.R. 1

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Today, the House voted on H.R. 1, the Protect the People Act, which is irresponsible and dangerous legislation that suppresses the rights of American voters and will cost taxpayers billions of dollars. On Wednesday, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) delivered a speech on the House Floor to denounce H.R. 1 as a partisan power grab that hurts American voters. Click here or on the image below to watch. Click here to learn more about how H.R. 1 suppresses the will of American voters courtesy of the House Budget Committee.

McHenry Opening Statement on Continued U.S. Economic Growth

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Wednesday, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell testified before the House Financial Services Committee at the semiannual hearing entitled: Monetary Policy and the State of the Economy. Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), the Ranking Republican on the House Financial Services Committee, began by highlighting the economy’s remarkable growth over the last two and a half years, record unemployment lows, and wage growth as a result of Republican tax and regulatory relief. McHenry went on to emphasize the role the Federal Reserve will play in helping to continue these positive trends. Watch the McHenry’s opening statement here or by clicking on the image below.

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I enjoyed my tour of Texture Plus in Lincolnton. Texture Plus is a leader in polymer-based building materials and I am grateful they decided to make Lincoln County their new home.

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It was an honor to attend the Lincoln Economic Development Association's Annual Milestone Achievement Luncheon. The businesses recognized for their longevity in Lincoln County have made an investment in our community and I am grateful for their commitment.

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Looking forward to cheering on the Tenth District’s very own Runnin’ Bulldogs as they take on Virginia this afternoon. Best of luck to Gardner-Webb in their first ever NCAA tournament game. You are making us all proud! http://www.wbtv.com/2019/03/22/gardner-webb-students-fans-excited-eve-schools-first-ncaa-tournament-game/

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It was a real blessing to visit with the folks who run Catherine's House, a ministry of the Sisters of Mercy. For the past 25 years, Catherine’s House has provided residential care and services to over 2,200 homeless women and children and helped them find jobs and permanent housing.

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On this day forty years ago C-SPAN began airing the House Floor live on TV for the very first time. Congratulations to C-SPAN on forty years of bringing transparency and access to what’s happening in Congress for Americans everywhere. Watch some highlights from the past forty years here: https://www.c-span.org/40years

McHenry Floor Speech Denouncing H.R. 1

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Congressman Patrick McHenry delivers a speech to the House Floor denouncing H.R. 1 as a partisan power grab that hurts American voters.

McHenry Delivers a Speech in Support of the Natural Resources Management Act

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) delivered a speech in support of S. 47, the Natural Resources Management Act, which is a victory for sportsmen, outdoorsmen, and conservationists here in western North Carolina and across the country.

Congressman McHenry 2018 Christmas Greeting

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Congressman McHenry (NC-10) wishes everyone in the Tenth District a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

McHenry Questions Fed Vice Chairman Quarles

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House Financial Services Committee Vice Chairman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) questions the Federal Reserve's Vice Chairman for Supervision Randal Quarles on the recent changes to the Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Review stress tests.

McHenry Joins Bloomberg to Discuss Financial Services Hearing with Fed Vice Chairman Quarles

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), Vice Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, joins Bloomberg to discuss today's House Financial Services Committee hearing with the Federal Reserve's Vice Chairman for Supervision Randal Quarles.