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House Passes McHenry Bill Honoring America’s Working Dogs

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WASHINGTON — This week, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R.807, the Working Dog Commemorative Coin Act. This legislation, first introduced by Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) in 2023, honors the working dogs who protect Americans at home and abroad and the extraordinary people who benefit from their service. H.R. 807 directs the U.S. Treasury to mint…

McHenry Announces Winner of 2024 Congressional Art Competition

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HICKORY - Today, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) announced Mooresville's Rehanna Yakubu as the winner of 2024 Congressional Art Competition for her acrylic work, Soeur - En Passant.  “It is my honor to recognize Rehanna for her outstanding work," said Congressman McHenry. "As the final Art Competition…

McHenry Gives Remarks Honoring Reverend Billy Graham at Statue Unveiling

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WASHINGTON — Today, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) delivered remarks at the unveiling of a statue of North Carolina's Favorite Son, the Reverend Billy Graham. The statue of Reverend Graham is one of the state of North Carolina’s two contributions to the Capitol's National Statuary Collection. Reverend Graham previously received a Congressional Gold Medal in May of…

McHenry to Gruenberg: Showing Up Today is Not an Act of Courage, It’s an Act of Hubris

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WASHINGTON — Today, the House Financial Services Committee, led by Chairman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), is holding a hearing to conduct oversight of Biden’s prudential banking regulators. Republicans have held Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) Chair Martin Gruenberg to account following the publication of the law firm Cleary Gottlieb’s independent…

McHenry Recognized as a Fiscal Hero of the 118th Congress

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WASHINGTON — This week, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) was recognized as a Fiscal Hero of the 118th Congress by the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget. Congressman McHenry was the architect of H.R.3746, the Fiscal Responsibility Act of 2023, which secured historic spending cuts, the largest funding rescissions in history, and pro-growth regulatory reforms…

McHenry: The SEC’s Final Climate Disclosure Rule Would Be Catastrophic for Our Markets and American Competitiveness

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WASHINGTON — Today, the House Financial Services Committee, led by Chairman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), is holding a hearing on the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) disastrous climate risk disclosure final rule. Republicans are examining the numerous consequences of this fatally flawed rule which exceeds the agency’s authority, threatens our economy,…

McHenry Honors the Legacy of Leroy Lail on the House Floor

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WASHINGTON - This week, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) delivered a speech on the House floor to honor the legacy of Leroy Lail, a Catawba County legend who passed away in February at the age of 85. In addition to founding the Hickory Furniture Mart, Mr. Lail went on to achieve success in the hospitality and tourism sectors. A staunch advocate for higher education, Mr. Lail…

McHenry Honors the Legacy of Bill Current on the House Floor

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WASHINGTON - This week, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) delivered a speech on the House floor to honor the legacy and service of The Honorable Dr. William Current, a Gaston County leader who passed away in February at the age of 90. In addition to starting a successful dental practice and serving the community for decades, Dr. Current served as Congressman McHenry's…

McHenry: Biden’s Banking Regulators are Attempting to Force Progressive Pet Projects—All Pushed by Global Governance Bodies—Through Our Financial System

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WASHINGTON — Today, the House Financial Services Committee, led by Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), held a hearing on the dangers of ceding authority over American financial regulation to opaque and unaccountable global governance bodies. Republicans will hold banking regulators accountable for their dealings with global governance groups, especially when…

McHenry Applauds House Passage of TikTok Divestment Legislation

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WASHINGTON — Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, issued the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R.7521, the Protecting Americans from Foreign Adversary Controlled Applications Act. "From sharing Americans’ data with the CCP to its impact on our nation’s children, TikTok poses a grave risk to our…