Rep. Jeb Hensarling
Republican • 5th District, Texas • 6th Term • Sworn In 2003
- 0 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 433 of 433) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 34 of 433)
- 85 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 382 of 436) 2 Made Into Law (Ranks 358 of 436)
Hensarling was born on May 29, 1957 in Stephenville, Texas, and grew up on the family farm in College Station, Texas. He graduated from Texas A&M University in 1979 with a bachelor's degree in economics. In 1982 he earned a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Texas at Austin.
Prior to serving in Congress, Hensarling was State Director for Texas Senator Phil Gramm from 1985 until 1989. Then from 1991 to 1993 he served as executive director of the Republican Senatorial Committee. Read More...
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Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.3486 - Transportation Empowerment ActReferred to the Subcommittee Nov 15, 2013 24 Views
To empower States with authority for most taxing and spending for highway programs and mass transit programs, and for other purposes.
H.R.3350 - Keep Your Health Plan Act of 2013Received in the Senate Nov 18, 2013 132 Views
To authorize health insurance issuers to continue to offer for sale current individual health insurance coverage in satisfaction of the minimu...
H.R.3302Became Public Law No: 113-49 Nov 13, 2013 38 Views
To name the Department of Veterans Affairs medical center in Bay Pines, Florida, as the "C.W. Bill Young Department of Veterans Affairs Medica...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 1204: Aviation Security Stakeholder Participation Act of 2013
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 1204 To amend title 49, United States Code, to direct the Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security (Transportation Security Administration) to establish an Aviation Security Advisory Committee, andAye (with party)December 03, 2013
H.R. 2719: Transportation Security Acquisition Reform Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 2719 To require the Transportation Security Administration to implement best practices and improve transparency with regard to technology acquisition programs, and for other purposesAye (with party)December 03, 2013
H.R. 255: To amend certain definitions contained in the Provo River Project Transfer Act for purposes of clarifying certain property descriptions, and for other purposes.
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 255 To amend certain definitions contained in the Provo River Project Transfer Act for purposes of clarifying certain property descriptions, and for other purposesAye (with party)December 03, 2013