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McHenry Announces Details for the 2024 Congressional Art Competition

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HICKORY- Today, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) announced submission deadlines for the 2024 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. “I always look forward to the Congressional Art Competition and seeing the creativity and skill...

Congressman McHenry Hosts Annual Assistance to Firefighters Grant Writing Workshop

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HICKORY – Last week, the office of Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) hosted their annual and final grant writing workshop for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Assistance to Firefighters Grants (AFG) Program. Since its inception, AFG, along with the other Fire Act grants—the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) Grants and the Fire Prevention and Safety (FP&S) Gr...

Congressman McHenry's Staff to Hold Office Hours in Taylorsville

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HICKORY - Tenth District Congressman Patrick McHenry’s staff will hold office hours in Alexander County on Tuesday, February 13th from 3 PM – 5 PM at the Taylorsville Town Hall located at 67 Main Avenue Drive Northeast in Taylorsville. Roger Kumpf, McHenry’s Deputy District Director, will be available to meet with constituents who have issues with agencies such as the Social Security Administratio...

McHenry Honors Congressional Award Winner

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MOORESVILLE - On Thursday, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) presented Truett Wolf—a student at Lake Norman High School—with his Bronze and Silver Congressional Award medals. "I commend Truett for his dedication to bettering himself through this program and congratulate him on this achievement," said Congressman McHenry. "It was great to spend time with Truett and his parents, hearing more about...

Congressman McHenry's Staff to Hold Office Hours in Shelby

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HICKORY - Tenth District Congressman Patrick McHenry’s staff will hold office hours in Cleveland County on Wednesday, January 17th from 1:00- 3:00PM in the Lane Alexander Room on the first floor of the Cleveland County Administration Building located at 311 East Marion Street in Shelby. Brett Keeter, McHenry’s District Director, will be available to meet with constituents who have issues with age...

McHenry Announces Tenth District Congressional App Challenge Winner

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HICKORY - Today, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) announced Mooresville's Muhammad Fawwaz—a student at South Iredell High School—as the winner of the Tenth District's 2023 Congressional App Challenege. Muhammad created The AI Eye, which is designed to support visually impaired individuals in their daily lives by assisting them in object identification and acknowledgment. "I congratulate Muhamma...

McHenry Presses Secretary Fudge on Disabled Veterans Issues Raised by Purple Heart Homes

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WASHINGTON —Today, the House Financial Services Committee, led by Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), is holding a hearing featuring Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Marcia Fudge. McHenry is holding Secretary Fudge accountable for her routine avoidance of numerous requests to appear before the committee, HUD’s treatment of disabled veterans, and the Department’s gross lack of attent...

Congressman McHenry's Staff to Hold Office Hours in Lincolnton

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HICKORY - Tenth District Congressman Patrick McHenry’s staff will hold office hours in Lincoln County on Tuesday, January 9th from 1:00 - 3:00 PM at the Lincoln County Administration Building located at 353 N. Generals Boulevard in Lincolnton. Roger Kumpf, McHenry’s Deputy District Director, will be available to meet with constituents who have issues with agencies such as the Social Security Admin...

Congressman McHenry’s Staff to Hold Office Hours in Spindale

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HICKORY - Tenth District Congressman Patrick McHenry’s staff will hold office hours in Rutherford County on Monday, January 8th from 1:00 - 400 PM in the front conference room of the Spindale House located at 119 Tanner Street in Spindale. Roger Kumpf, McHenry’s Deputy District Director, will be available to meet with constituents who have issues with agencies such as the Social Security Administr...

McHenry Statement on former Speaker McCarthy

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WASHINGTON — Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement on former Speaker Kevin McCarthy's retirement from Congress: “Kevin’s relentless perseverance, keen insights, and unmatched knowledge of the personalities in the House were amazing to witness firsthand. While the public saw the 15 rounds in January and the historic spending cuts of the Fiscal Responsibility Act, priv...

Congressman McHenry's Staff to Hold Office Hours in Morganton

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HICKORY - Tenth District Congressman Patrick McHenry’s staff will hold office hours in Burke County on Friday, December 8th from 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM in Room HEC-156 of the Foothills Higher Education Center at 2128 S Sterling Street in Morganton. Roger Kumpf, McHenry’s Deputy District Director, will be available to meet with constituents who have issues with agencies such as the Social Security Admi...

Statement from Congressman Patrick McHenry

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WASHINGTON — Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement: “I will be retiring from Congress at the end of my current term. This is not a decision I come to lightly, but I believe there is a season for everything and—for me—this season has come to an end. “Past, present, and future, the House of Representatives is the center of our American republic. Through good and bad, d...

Congressman McHenry's Staff to Hold Office Hours in Taylorsville

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HICKORY - Tenth District Congressman Patrick McHenry’s staff will hold office hours in Alexander County on Friday, December 8th from 2 PM – 5 PM at the Taylorsville Town Hall located at 67 Main Avenue Drive Northeast in Taylorsville. Roger Kumpf, McHenry’s Deputy District Director, will be available to meet with constituents who have issues with agencies such as the Social Security Administration ...

U.S. Naval Academy Midshipman to Visit Congressman McHenry's Office

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Tenth District Congressman Patrick McHenry’s staff will host United States Naval Academy Second-Class Midshipman Will Dettmer for an information session Monday, November 20th from 4:30 - 5:30 PM at Congressman McHenry's District Office at 1990 Main Ave SE in Hickory. Midshipman Dettmer will be available to meet with students and parents who are interested in learning more about service academies. ...

McHenry Releases Statement on Impeachment of Secretary Mayorkas

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WASHINGTON - Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement after last night's vote to refer impeachment of Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas to the Committee on Homeland Security: "Under the leadership of President Biden, the border is in crisis. In response, I joined with my House Republican colleagues earlier this year to pass HR 2, the str...