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  • How Bitcoin Is Already Changing the World, with Rep. Patrick McHenry
    Feb 13, 2020 - The top Republican on the House Financial Services Committee, Patrick McHenry (NC-10), joined Congressman Dan Crenshaw’s (TX-2) recently launched podcast to discuss the technology behind cryptocurrencies, like Bitcoin, and its potential to foster greater financial inclusion—and help you get to work ... More
  • Morning Consult: Why Protecting Financial Institutions From Cyberattacks Is an Urgent Matter
    Jan 16, 2020 - Last year, the Financial Services Committee heard directly from the CEOs of America’s seven largest banks. When asked what kept these leaders up at night, a majority cited cyberattacks as the greatest risk they faced — not productivity growth, not political upheaval overseas, not an economic slowdo... More
  • Top Republican asks Mnuchin to probe Warren’s proposal to tax stock trades
    Nov 20, 2019 - A top Republican is seeking additional answers on the potential impact of a financial transaction tax on the markets and U.S. economy. In a letter obtained by FOX Business, Ranking Member of the House Financial Services Committee Patrick McHenry asked Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to analyze the... More
  • ICYMI: McHenry on Unchained: I Want the Default to be “Yes” to Innovation
    Oct 22, 2019 - Today, Republican leader of the House Financial Services Committee Patrick McHenry (NC-10) appeared on Laura Shin’s cryptocurrency podcast, Unchained, to discuss his newly reintroduced bill, the Financial Services Innovation Act of 2019, to modernize and streamline how innovators interact with regul... More
  • GOP Lawmaker Calls for Fed to Detail Its Cybersecurity
    Sep 26, 2019 - Rep. Patrick McHenry introduces bill requiring central bank to report on security preparations The top Republican lawmaker on an influential House committee wants the Federal Reserve to be more open about its cybersecurity preparations. Rep. Patrick McHenry (R., N.C.), the ranking member of the Hous... More
  • McHenry presses Fed on supervision of Capital One following data breach
    Aug 7, 2019 - Rep. Patrick McHenry (R-N.C.) today pressed Federal Reserve regulatory chief Randal Quarles for more information about the central bank's supervision of Capital One following a massive data breach at the bank. "I ask that you provide information on the Capital One breach, including an indication of ... More
  • Will GOP Credit Reporting Bill Gain Bipartisan Support?
    Aug 6, 2019 - Credit reporting companies would be subject to supervision and examination authority by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and would be barred from using Social Security numbers, under new legislation proposed by Rep. Patrick McHenry (R-N.C.). Unlike earlier bills that have passed throu... More
  • House bill would reform credit reporting agencies
    Jul 23, 2019 - Legislation introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives last week seeks to reform the supervision of credit reporting agencies. The bill, introduced by Rep. Patrick McHenry (R-NC), is designed to ensure that credit files are accurate and transparent and personally identifiable information is pro... More
  • GOP lawmaker: Innovation should not go to Washington ‘to die’
    Jul 17, 2019 - Amid bipartisan backlash against Libra, Facebook’s new cryptocurrency project, some House Republicans are urging Congress to keep an open mind about emerging technologies. The top Republican on the House Financial Services committee warned his colleagues not to make Facebook a “political talking poi... More
  • Congressman McHenry Looks to Support Responsible Innovation During Libra Hearing
    Jul 17, 2019 - Congressman Patrick McHenry, Ranking Member on the House Financial Services Committee, told his fellow members at the Libra hearing today to “go beyond the headlines” when probing Facebook’s project to create a global payment ecosystem. The hours-long hearing saw David Marcus, head of Libra, hammere... More