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  • McHenry on House Passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
    Posted in Press Release on November 16, 2017 | Preview rr

    Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement on House passage of H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: “Today the House has taken a crucial step towards fulfilling our commitment to provide the American people with the tax relief they need. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is a vitally important bill that helps average families and small business throughout the country. “This bill helps families by simplifying the tax code and allowing them to keep more of their hard-earned m... Read more

  • Fulfilling Our Responsibility to Our Troops
    Posted in Press Release on November 14, 2017 | Preview rr

    Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) releases the following statement on House passage of the Conference Report to accompany H.R. 2810 - National Defense Authorization Act: “Congress has the responsibility to support our nation’s troops and ensure they have the resources they need to defend our nation at a moment’s notice. Regrettably, the previous Administration failed to provide our fighting men and women with all of the tools they need to complete their mission “Today, the House agreed t... Read more

  • McHenry Celebrates Billy Graham's 99th Birthday
    Posted in Press Release on November 8, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington - Today, Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) spoke on the House floor in honor of Montreat resident, Reverend Billy Graham who yesterday celebrated his 99th birthday. Watch the full speech by clicking here or on the image below: You can learn more about Reverend Graham's 99th birthday celebration and plans for his centennial year here courtesy of the Billy Graham Evangelical Association. Read more

  • McHenry on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
    Posted in Press Release on November 2, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today, Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement on introduction of H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, House Republicans bill to reform our nation's tax code: “Americans need a tax code that grows the middle-class, increases American competitiveness, and creates good-paying jobs. Today, House Republicans introduced a plan that will do that. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act provides real middle class tax relief. “Our bill reduces rates on families allowing them to keep m... Read more

  • McHenry on President Trump Declaring the Opioid Epidemic a Nationwide Public Health Emergency
    Posted in Press Release on October 26, 2017 | Preview rr

    Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement after President Trump's declaration of the opioid epidemic as a Nationwide Public Health Emergency: "The opioid epidemic has devastated communities throughout the United States, including here in western North Carolina. Congress has already taken important steps to address this crisis but more must be done. This afternoon, President Trump took another important step by declaring the opioid epidemic a Nationwide Public Hea... Read more

  • McHenry Statement on the Retirement of Congressman Pat Tiberi
    Posted in Press Release on October 19, 2017 | Preview rr

    Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement on the retirement of Congressman Pat Tiberi (OH-12): "During his time in Congress, Pat Tiberi has proven himself to be a highly effective legislator, a persuasive vote counter, and a strong representative for the people of central Ohio. Personally, he’s served as a mentor and a trusted friend with whom I’ve connected during discussions of our shared Catholic faith. Pat has been a valuable member of both the Ways and Means... Read more

  • McHenry Introduces the PROTECT Act in Response to Equifax Breach
    Posted in Press Release on October 12, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today, Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10), the Vice Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee introduced H.R. 4028, the Promoting Responsible Oversight of Transactions and Examinations of Credit Technology Act of 2017, or the PROTECT Act. Following the data breach at Equifax that exposed the personal data of over 140 million Americans, this bill would require the federal government to create uniform cybersecurity standards for credit bureaus and submit them to onsite examinati... Read more

  • McHenry on the Passage of the FY 2018 Budget
    Posted in Press Release on October 5, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today, Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement on the passage of H.Con.Res 71, the FY 2018 Budget: “This morning the House took another important step towards reforming our nation’s broken tax code with passage of the FY18 budget resolution. This budget resolution increases funding for our national defense, balances in ten years, and includes almost $7 trillion in savings over the ten year window. “More importantly, this resolution includes reconciliation instr... Read more

  • McHenry Votes to Protect Life
    Posted in Press Release on October 3, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today, Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement on H.R. 36, the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act or Micah’s Law: "The passage of Micah’s Law upholds our unyielding commitment to defending life, especially for pain capable children like Micah who are unable to protect themselves. The idea that abortions at 20 weeks can still occur in the United States when it has been scientifically proven the unborn child can feel pain is abhorrent. There is no greater g... Read more

  • McHenry and Booker Introduce Fintech Bill to Automate Income Verification
    Posted in Press Release on September 28, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today, Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (R, NC-10), the Vice Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, and Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) introduced the IRS Data Verification Modernization Act of 2017. This bipartisan bill will require the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to automate the Income Verification Express Services process by creating an Application Programming Interface (API) allowing small businesses and consumers to access accurate credit assessments more efficiently. Joining Mc... Read more