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  • Reverend Billy Graham to Lie in Honor in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda
    Posted in Press Release on February 22, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) announced that he will be introducing a House Concurrent Resolution authorizing the use of the U.S. Capitol Rotunda for Reverend Billy Graham to lie in honor. The House of Representatives is expected to approve the measure during tomorrow’s pro forma session. “In addition to spreading the gospel to millions around the world, Reverend Graham served as a spiritual adviser to countless American Presidents, and an inspiration to millions,” said McHenr... Read more

  • McHenry on the Passing of the Reverend Billy Graham
    Posted in Press Release on February 21, 2018 | Preview rr

    Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) has released the following statement on the passing of the Reverend Billy Graham, who resided in the Tenth District town of Montreat: "Giulia and I are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of one of North Carolina's finest sons, the Reverend Billy Graham. Since he rose to prominence with his famous eight-week Los Angeles Crusade in 1949, Reverend Graham has served as a guiding light for people all over the world. Reverend Graham has taken the gospel t... Read more

  • McHenry Bill Supporting Financial Inclusion For All Americans Passes House
    Posted in Press Release on February 14, 2018 | Preview rr

    Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10), the Vice Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee released the following statement on the House passage of H.R. 3299, the Protecting Consumers' Access to Credit Act of 2017: "The Protecting Consumers’ Access to Credit Act is a simple bill that can have an outsized impact on American families and small businesses. This legislation merely restores consistency to our nation’s banking laws after activist judges upended nearly 200 years of legal p... Read more

  • McHenry on Passage of the Bipartisan Budget Act
    Posted in Press Release on February 9, 2018 | Preview rr

    Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement on the passage of the Bipartisan Budget Act: "In the last decade we’ve seen the growth of radical Islamic terrorism and the continued rise of anti-American regimes in Russia and North Korea. Yet—as the world has become an increasingly dangerous place—we’ve failed to properly provide for our military. With passage of this budget agreement, we’ve begun to change that. “General Mattis made clear the increased defense funding... Read more

  • Tax Reform Brings More Good News to North Carolina Workers
    Posted in Press Release on February 2, 2018 | Preview rr

    Two days and three big examples of the benefits of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. On Wednesday, Thermo Fisher Scientific announced additional investments benefiting its colleagues, customers, and communities because of the savings they have received through the historic tax reform package signed into law last December. Then on Thursday, Lowe’s Home Improvement and Duke Energy announced they would be passing tax cut savings to employees and customers through benefits, bonuses, and lower prices. Thank... Read more

  • McHenry Votes to Support Our Troops
    Posted in Press Release on January 30, 2018 | Preview rr

    Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement on the passage of H.R. 695, the Department of Defense Appropriations Act: “It is Congress’s duty to provide the U.S. military with the resources they need to keep Americans safe. Today, the House has once again voted to support our troops and help ensure the safety of all Americans by passing the Department of Defense Appropriations Act. “This appropriations package increases funding for the DOD, addresses the dangerous r... Read more

  • McHenry on President Trump's State of the Union
    Posted in Press Release on January 30, 2018 | Preview rr

    Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the statement below following President Donald J. Trump's first State of the Union Address: “Tonight, President Trump delivered a unifying message focused on the strength of the American people and the success of the American economy. The President laid out the accomplishments we’ve achieved with tax cuts for all Americans and the repeal of countless job-killing regulations. He outlined plans for the year ahead, detailing how we will combat the ... Read more

  • McHenry Votes to Protect the Unborn
    Posted in Press Release on January 19, 2018 | Preview rr

    Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement on passage of H.R. 4712, Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act: "Today—as tens of thousands of pro-life Americans march in Washington—the House again voted to protect the unborn. With passage of the Born Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act we’ve ensured that any child born alive during an abortion is provided the life-saving procedures needed for them to survive." Note: Today, tens of thousands of pro-life Amer... Read more

  • McHenry on House Passage of the Continuing Resolution
    Posted in Press Release on January 18, 2018 | Preview rr

    Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement on House passage of H.R. 195, Extension of Continuing Appropriations Act: “The continuing resolution approved tonight provides a full six years of funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program used by countless American families. It delays Obamacare’s costly medical device and healthcare insurance taxes providing even more tax relief to the American people. Most importantly, it ensures our troops get paid. I’m hopef... Read more

  • McHenry on Passage of the Conference Report for the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
    Posted in Press Release on December 19, 2017 | Preview rr

    Today, Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement on House passage of the Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: “Today the House voted to fix our nation’s broken tax code with passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. This vote fulfills our commitment to cut taxes on American families and provide American businesses with much-needed tax relief. “This bill gives a $2,000 tax cut to an average family of four making $73,000 annually. It helps ... Read more