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McHenry Introduces New Bill to Protect Americans’ Retirement Savings

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Today, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), the Republican leader of the House Financial Services Committee, introduced new legislation to protect investors from Democrats’ harmful tax proposals. The Protecting Retirement Savers and Everyday Investors Act would prohibit states from imposing a Financial Transaction Tax (FTT) on certain industry participants, which would be paid by out-of-state inve... Read More »

McHenry Joins Legislation Supporting Volunteer Firefighters

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Today, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) joined Congressman George Holding (NC-02) in introducing H.R. 8538. This bill would allow full-time nonprofit firefighters and emergency medical service workers to join a state or local retirement system. "Here in the Tenth District our full-time volunteer firefighters and EMS workers play a vital role in keeping our communities safe," said Congressman Mc... Read More »

McHenry Introduces the Gig Worker Equity Compensation Act

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Today, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), the top Republican on the House Financial Services Committee, introduced new legislation to expand the category of workers that can benefit from equity compensation to the critical gig workforce. H.R. 8280, the Gig Worker Equity Compensation Act, which complements the Pandemic Unemployment Insurance extended to gig workers in the CARES Act, will allow th... Read More »

McHenry on House Democrat’s Postal Bill “What a Tremendous Waste of Time”

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Today, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement after voting against the Delivering for America Act: "The 'crisis' at the Postal Service is nothing more than a conspiracy theory advanced by Democrats in a desperate effort to increase enthusiasm among their voters for November's election. Today, we could be working on legislation to help the millions of Americans still s... Read More »

Congressman McHenry Announces $206,666 Homeland Security Grant to Town of Maiden Fire Department in Catawba County

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Today, Congressman Patrick McHenry (R-NC-10) announced $206,666 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 Town of Maiden Fire Department in Catawba County and comes in the first round of the 2019 fiscal year Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program (AFG), which aims to help firefighters and first r... Read More »

Congressman McHenry Announces $63,714 Homeland Security Grant to Denver Volunteer Fire Department in Lincoln County

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Today, Congressman Patrick McHenry (R-NC-10) announced $63,714 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 Denver Volunteer Fire Department in Lincoln County and comes in the first round of the 2019 fiscal year Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program (AFG), which aims to help firefighters and first ... Read More »

McHenry Delivers Opening Remarks at Hearing on CFPB’s Actions to Protect Consumers During COVID-19 Crisis

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Yesterday, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), the Republican Leader of the House Financial Services Committee, delivered opening remarks at the Committee's hybrid hearing with the Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), Kathy Kraninger, on the Bureau’s work to protect consumers during the coronavirus crisis. Click here or on the image below to watch Congressman McHenry's ope... Read More »

McHenry Introduces Bipartisan American PPE Supply Chain Integrity Act

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (R-NC-10), joined Congressman Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ-09) to introduce H.R. 7841, the American PPE Supply Chain Integrity Act. This bipartisan legislation will help end the United States' reliance on Chinese-made personal protective equipment (PPE) and ensure that hospitals and frontline healthcare workers have access to a plentiful supply of high-quality American made... Read More »

McHenry Introduces Legislation to Reauthorize the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area

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Today, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) introduced H.R. 7840, legislation to reauthorize the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area. This bill extends the authorization period of the Blue Ridge National Heritage Area—parts of which are in the Tenth District—through September 30, 2036. "The Blue Ridge Mountains of western North Carolina are home to a rich history that is cherished in North Carolina a... Read More »

McHenry on House Passage of the Great American Outdoors Act

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), released the following statement on yesterday's passage of H.R. 1957, the Great American Outdoors Act, which includes the permanent reauthorization of the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) and addresses the maintenance backlog in our national parks. "Last night's vote is a victory for all who enjoy our nation’s numerous national parks, rivers, and other p... Read More »

McHenry on Financial Services Hearing on Pelosi’s Partisan Wish List: This is a Waste of Time

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Today, the Financial Services Committee held a hearing on the so-called “HEROES” Act, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s progressive wish list that stands no chance of becoming law. Instead of focusing on bipartisan solutions to help American families, workers, and small businesses impacted by COVID-19, Democrats wasted valuable committee time holding a hearing on legislation that passed the House with ... Read More »

McHenry on Vote to Remove Statues From the U.S. Capitol

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement on tonight's House vote on H.R. 7573, which would remove certain statues from areas of the United States Capitol which are accessible to the public, including the statue of former North Carolina Governor Charles Aycock: “Throughout our nation’s history, we have had leaders—whether they be political, religious, or cultural—that ha... Read More »

McHenry Joins Top House Republicans In Urging Administration to Hold CCP Hackers Accountable

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Today, Congressmen Patrick McHenry (NC-10), the Republican Leader of the House Financial Services Committee, sent a letter with Congressman Michael McCaul (TX-10), the Republican Leader of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, and Congressman Greg Walden (OR-02), the Republican Leader of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, to President Donald Trump, urging the Administration to impose conseque... Read More »

McHenry Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on the President’s Financial Records

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Today, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), the top Republican on the House Financial Services Committee, released the following statement after the Supreme Court ruled to send the Trump v. Mazars case, concerning President Trump and his family’s financial records, back to lower courts for further consideration: “The Court recognized what Republicans have said all along: this was a partisan fishin... Read More »