Financial Services, Jobs, and the Economy

McHenry Selected Vice Chairman of Small Brewers Caucus

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At a meeting of the House Small Brewers Caucus yesterday, Congressman Patrick McHenry (R-NC) was selected Vice Chairman by his colleagues in Congress. North Carolina’s 10th Congressional District features a number of small and medium-sized breweries. Asheville has become the craft-brewing center of the Southeast – boasting more breweries per capita than any U.S. city. Read more »

McHenry Receives Friend of Farm Bureau Award

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Washington, D.C.-Last week, Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), Chairman of the Oversight Subcommittee on TARP, Financial Services and Bailouts of Public and Private Programs, received the Friend of Farm Bureau Award from local representatives of the farming community. Julie Lehmann of Gaston County, Cathy Lewis of Catawba County, and Linda Wyant of Lincoln County were on hand to present the award. Read more »

McHenry Calls on Cordray to Testify

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Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10), Chairman of the Oversight Subcommittee on TARP, Financial Services and Bailouts of Public and Private Programs, issued the following remarks in response to President Obama’s appointment of Richard Cordray as Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau: Read more »

HDR: Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down

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Thumbs up, thumbs down By The Record Editorial Staff THUMBS UP to U.S. Rep. Patrick McHenry for crafting a bill to help business owners that House members couldn’t refuse. His legislation to allow small businesses and entrepreneurs to raise money by securing small contributions from many sources – called “crowdfunding” – cleared the full House by a vote of 407 to 17. That’s a margin almost unhear... Read more »

McHenry Rallies Conservatives Against Tax Increases

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Roll Call: House Conservatives Rally Against Tax Increases · By Jonathan Strong · Roll Call Staff · Nov. 4, 2011, 5:47 p.m. Conservatives are rallying against tax increases and trying to chip away at a recent bipartisan push for the Joint Committee on Deficit Reduction to “go big.” Rep. Patrick McHenry (R-N.C.) is circulating a letter urging the super committee not to increases taxes. The signato... Read more »